We remember William George Barnes

We remember William George Barnes

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Timeline

Timeline

1882
sibling Elizabeth A Barnes Source:5478334 1882
1890
sibling Ruth C Barnes Source:5478334 1890
1894
sibling Nellie E Barnes Source:5478334 1894
1899
birth Overstone, Northampton United Kingdom Source:5478332 1899
1901
location Rectory Farm Cottage, Overstone, Northampton United Kingdom parents address Source:5478332 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 1 Source:5478334 31st March 1901
1903
sibling Edward Arthur Barnes Source:5478332 1903
1911
dates Age 12 Source:5478332 2nd April 1911
1911
location Rectory Cottages, Overstone, Northampton United Kingdom parents address Source:5478332 2nd April 1911
1918
marriage Phyllis Natalie Adams Source:5478335 4th April 1918 - 23rd October 1918
1918
enlistment Northampton United Kingdom Source:5478335 22nd May 1918
1918
service British Army Private 58824 Northamptonshire 1st Battalion Source:5478335 22nd May 1918 - 23rd October 1918
1918
employment Farm Worker Not known Upper Weedon, Northants United Kingdom Source:5478335 22nd May 1918
1918
children William A Barnes Source:5478335 1918
1918
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:5478335 30th September 1918 - 23rd October 1918
service British Army Private 58824 Northamptonshire Regiment Source:205857
1918
death Killed in Action Killed near Wassigny near Catillon, Wasigny France Source:7105623 Source:5478335 23rd October 1918
burial Highland Cemetery, Le Cateau CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Nord France Source:7105623

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William George
Initials WG
Last Name Barnes
Source 205857
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Rectory Cottages, Overstone, Northampton United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Rectory Farm Cottage, Overstone, Northampton United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 58824 Northamptonshire Regiment Private
British Army 58824 Northamptonshire 1st Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William A Barnes son 1918
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie Barnes nee Irons mother
Samuel Barnes father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edward Arthur Barnes brother 1903
Ruth C Barnes sister 1890
Elizabeth A Barnes sister 1882
Nellie E Barnes sister 1894
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Phyllis Natalie Adams wife 4th April 1918
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1918-05-22 5'5"

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Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription David503
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription David503
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Service record of William George Barnes David503

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William George Barnes's grave in Highland Cemetery David503

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