We remember Thomas Gwyliam Houghton

We remember Thomas Gwyliam Houghton

Timeline

Timeline

1886
birth Risca, Monmouthshire United Kingdom Source:8837284 Source:8837290 1886
1908
children Lucy Katherine Source:8837290 13th April 1908
1908
marriage Sarah Elizabeth Felton Source:8837290 2nd May 1908 - 3rd November 1918
1908
children Winifred Houghton Source:8837290 12th August 1908
1911
children George Allen Houghton Source:8837290 22nd February 1911
1914
children Edna Houghton Source:8837290 1st May 1914
1914
enlistment Shrewsbury, Shropshire United Kingdom Source:8837290 3rd October 1914
1914
employment Farm Labourer United Kingdom Source:8837290 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8837290 27th September 1915 - 25th July 1916
1916
hospitalisation GSW of chest (right side)/Right lung Hospital/Institution Source:8837290 14th July 1916
1917
location 5 Worcester Road, Albrighton, Shropshire United Kingdom Source:8837290 November 1917
1917
discharge Source:8837290 16th November 1917
service British Army Private 14749 Shropshire Light Infantry Source:1973075
service British Army Private 14749 King's Shropshire Light Infantry 3rd Battalion Source:8837322
service British Army Private 14749 King's Shropshire Light Infantry 7th Battalion Source:8837322
1918
death United Kingdom Source:8837284 3rd November 1918
burial Albrighton (st. Mary Magdalene) Churchyard CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Shropshire United Kingdom II. 12. Source:8846543

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Thomas Gwyliam
Initials TG
Last Name Houghton
Source 8837290
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
5 Worcester Road, Albrighton, Shropshire United Kingdom known November 1917
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 14749 Shropshire Light Infantry Private
British Army 14749 King's Shropshire Light Infantry 3rd Battalion Private
British Army 14749 King's Shropshire Light Infantry 7th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lucy Katherine daughter 13th April 1908
Winifred Houghton daughter 12th August 1908
George Allen Houghton son 22nd February 1911
Edna Houghton daughter 1st May 1914
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Caroline Houghton mother
Allen Houghton father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah Elizabeth Felton wife 2nd May 1908
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Dark brown
DateHeightSource
1914-10 5'7"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription R58235
Silver War Badge Roll Transcription R58235
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription R58235
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription R58235
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Fife3190

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