We remember William Eccles Holt

We remember William Eccles Holt

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Timeline

Timeline

1878
birth Blackburn, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:7967942 12th December 1878
1878
location 8 Primrose Hill, Blackburn United Kingdom parents address Source:7967942 22nd December 1878
1881
location 22 Eccles Street in Livesey near Blackburn United Kingdom other group residence address Source:7967939 1881
1897
employment Farm Labourer Source:7967948 25th February 1897
1909
marriage Jessie Atherton Source:7967949 1909
1909
children Elsie Holt Source:7967940 1909
1911
employment Waller Salt Works Fleetwood United Kingdom Source:7967940 1911
1911
location 4 Springfield Terrace, Fleetwood United Kingdom other group residence address Source:7967940 1911
1914
children Jessie Holt Source:7968313 1914
1914
employment Chemical worker Alkali Works Source:8496218 1914
1915
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8069667 14th February 1915
1916
dates Age 39 Source:7967936 10th September 1916
1916
service British Army Serjeant 1963 King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) 1st/5th Battalion Source:7967936 10th September 1916
1916
location 50 Belmont Road, Fleetwood United Kingdom their own address Source:8496218 1916
1916
children William Eccles Holt Source:7968315 1916
awards Queen Victoria Medal with three bars Other War Service Award Source:8496218
service British Army Serjeant T5/1963 Royal Lancaster Regiment Source:1950322
marriage . Source:7967949
1916
death Killed in Action Killed instantaneously by a shell. Delville Wood Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France France Source:7967936 Source:8496218 10th September 1916
burial Delville Wood Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Longueval, Somme France IV. G. 3 Source:7967936
awards King Edward Medal Other War Service Award Source:8496218
awards Kimberley Star Other War Service Award Source:8496218

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Eccles
Initials WE
Last Name Holt
Source 7967945
First Names W E
Initials WE
Last Name Holt
Source 7967936
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
22 Eccles Street in Livesey near Blackburn United Kingdom other group residence address known 1881
4 Springfield Terrace, Fleetwood United Kingdom other group residence address known 1911
50 Belmont Road, Fleetwood United Kingdom their own address known 1916
8 Primrose Hill, Blackburn United Kingdom parents address known 22nd December 1878
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army T5/1963 Royal Lancaster Regiment Serjeant
British Army 1963 King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) 1st/5th Battalion Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Kimberley Star Other War Service Award
King Edward Medal Other War Service Award
Queen Victoria Medal with three bars Other War Service Award
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elsie Holt daughter 1909
Jessie Holt daughter 1914
William Eccles Holt son 1916
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Holt mother
Thomas Gregson father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jessie Atherton wife 1909
. wife
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1897-01-25 5'5"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1897-01-25 Presbyterian - inc Church of Scotland

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Fleetwood63833
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Fleetwood63833
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Fleetwood63833
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Fleetwood63833
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Fleetwood63833
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Fleetwood63833
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Fleetwood63833

External Evidence

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Ancestry Births and Baptisms, Blackburn Fleetwood63833
Lancashire BMD/UKBMD - Births - Fleetwood Fleetwood63833
LancashireBMD/UKBMD - Births - Fleetwood Fleetwood63833
British Army WWI Medal Rolls Index Cards, 1914-1920 Fleetwood63833

Multimedia

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William E Holt Fleetwood63833
Sergt. W E Holt - Killed Fleetwood63833
Sergt. W E Holt - Killed - part 1 Fleetwood63833
Sergt. W E Holt - Killed - part 2 Fleetwood63833

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