We remember William Houghton

We remember William Houghton

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
birth United Kingdom Source:7412529 1892
1895
sibling Harold Houghton Source:9352159 1895
1897
sibling Elizabeth Houghton Source:9352155 1897
1899
sibling Frederick Source:9352155 1899
1900
sibling John Source:9352159 1900
1901
location 70 Bruce Street St Helens United Kingdom parents address Source:9352159 1901
1904
sibling Albert Houghton Source:9352155 1904
1905
sibling George Houghton Source:9352155 1905
1911
employment Publisher's Assistant Lverpool Echo Liverpool United Kingdom Source:9352155 1911
1911
location 25 Clyde Street St Helens United Kingdom parents address Source:9352155 1911
1914
enlistment Liverpool United Kingdom Source:9352158 19th November 1914
1914
employment Newspaper Branch Manager Liverpool Echo Llandudno United Kingdom Source:9352158 November 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9352158 12th February 1915 - 9th August 1916
1915
hospitalisation Eczema Hospital/Institution Source:9352158 25th April 1915 - 27th April 1915
1915
hospitalisation Slightly Wounded Hospital/Institution Source:9352158 6th September 1915
1916
appointments Sergeant Source:9352158 8th April 1916
service British Army Serjeant 4158 The King's (Liverpool Regiment) Source:7412529
service British Army Acting Serjeant 4158 King's Liverpool Regiment Source:1973183
service British Army Private 4158 King's Liverpool Regiment Source:1973183
1916
death Killed in Action Shell burst close to at 12 noon Guillemont France Source:7412529 Source:9352158 9th August 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7412529

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Houghton
Source 1973183
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
25 Clyde Street St Helens United Kingdom parents address known 1911
70 Bruce Street St Helens United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 4158 King's Liverpool Regiment Private
British Army 4158 King's Liverpool Regiment Acting Serjeant
British Army 4158 The King's (Liverpool Regiment) Serjeant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie Houghton mother
William Houghton father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Harold Houghton brother 1895
John brother 1900
Elizabeth Houghton sister 1897
Albert Houghton brother 1904
George Houghton brother 1905
Frederick brother 1899
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914 5'11"

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1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rob23648
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Rob23648
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Rob23648
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Rob23648

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