We remember William Kirby

We remember William Kirby

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Timeline

Timeline

1882
birth Preston United Kingdom Source:8535614 21st June 1882
1900
employment Footballer Emmanuel Rovers FC United Kingdom Source:8535614 1900
1900
employment Professional footballer Preston North End FC Preston United Kingdom Source:8535614 November 1900 - July 1901
1901
employment Footballer Oswaldtwistle Rovers FC Oswaldtwistle United Kingdom Source:8535614 July 1901 - August 1902
1902
employment Footballer Swindon Town FC Swindon United Kingdom Source:8535614 August 1902 - 1903
1903
employment Footballer West Ham United FC West Ham United Kingdom Source:8535614 1903 - May 1904
1904
employment Footballer Swindon Town Swindon United Kingdom Source:8535614 May 1904 - March 1905
1905
employment Footballer Portsmouth FC Portsmouth United Kingdom Source:8535614 March 1905 - 1911
1907
marriage Ethel Winifred Kirby Source:8608290 1907 - 3rd October 1917
1908
children William Henry Kirby Source:8608292 1908
1909
children Nancy Ethel Kirby Source:8608293 1909
1911
employment Professional footballer Preston North End FC Preston United Kingdom Source:8535614 1911 - 1913
1911
location 15 Hunter Road, Eastney, Portsmouth United Kingdom their own address Source:8608294 1911
1913
employment Footballer Exeter City Exeter United Kingdom Source:8535614 1913 - October 1913
1913
employment Footballer Merthyr Town FC Merthyr United Kingdom Source:8535614 October 1913 - 1914
1916
employment Footballer Croydon Common FC Croydon United Kingdom Source:8535614 January 1916 - 1916
1916
employment Footballer Brentford FC Brentford United Kingdom Source:8535614 1916 - 1917
1917
service British Army Private 40391 East Yorkshire Regiment 6th (Pioneer) Battalion Source:8535614 1917 - 3rd October 1917
1917
employment Woolwich Arsenal Munitions London United Kingdom Source:8535614 1917
enlistment Woolwich United Kingdom Source:8608288
service British Army 230539 Royal Engineers Source:8535614
location South Norwood United Kingdom Source:8608288
1917
death Killed in Action Ypres Belgium Source:7220575 Source:8608288 Source:8535614 3rd October 1917
burial Bard Cottage Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium IV. I. 46. Source:8588285

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Kirby
Source 2275048
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
15 Hunter Road, Eastney, Portsmouth United Kingdom their own address known 1911
South Norwood United Kingdom
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 230539 Royal Engineers
British Army 40391 East Yorkshire Regiment 6th (Pioneer) 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 Henry Kirby son 1908
Nancy Ethel Kirby daughter 1909
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ethel Winifred Kirby wife 1907

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Will72649
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Will72649
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Will72649
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Will72649
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Will72649
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Will72649

External Evidence

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Croydon Common FC - William Kirby Will72649
CWGC Will72649
Ancestry.co.uk Will72649

Multimedia

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Kirby while a Portsmouth FC player Will72649

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