We remember William Fitton

We remember William Fitton

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Timeline

Timeline

1895
birth New Ferry, Birkenhead, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:9214136 27th September 1895
1911
location 262 New Chester Road, Port Sunlight, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9214211 2nd April 1911
1914
enlistment LIVERPOOL United Kingdom Source:9214136 5th August 1914
1914
employment Mnicipal Clerk Birkenhead Corporation Birkenhead United Kingdom Source:9214136 August 1914
1916
service British Army Sergeant 355462 The King's (Liverpool) Regiment 10th Battalion, (The Liverpool Scottish) Source:9214136 21st August 1916 - 10th March 1917
1916
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:9214136 10th November 1916
1917
service British Army Second Lieutenant The Lancashire Fusiliers 4th BattalionS Source:9214136 29th October 1917
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant Source:9214136 8th December 1917
1918
marriage Amy Fitton Source:9215192 1918 - 1918
1918
location 11 Marl View Terrace, Deganwy, Carnarvonshire United Kingdom their own address Source:7090238 1918
1918
dates Age 23 Source:7090238 19th August 1918
1918
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Air Force 6th Squadron Source:9214207 19th August 1918
education Birkenhead Institute. Birkenhead, Cheshire. United Kingdom Source:2473389
service British Army Private 3061 The King's (Liverpool) Regiment 10th Battalion. (The Liverpool Scottish) Source:9214136
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:7090238
1918
death Killed in Action Wavans France Source:7090238 Source:9214207 19th August 1918
burial Wavans British Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France A. 4. Source:9214207
sibling Elizabeth Fitton Source:9214211
sibling Mary Louisa Fitton Source:9214211
service British Army Second Lieutenant Lancashire Fusiliers 1/2nd Battalion Source:9214136

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Fitton,
Source 7090238
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
11 Marl View Terrace, Deganwy, Carnarvonshire United Kingdom their own address known 1918
262 New Chester Road, Port Sunlight, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 355462 The King's (Liverpool) Regiment 10th Battalion, (The Liverpool Scottish) Sergeant
British Army The Lancashire Fusiliers 4th BattalionS Second Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant
British Army Lancashire Fusiliers 1/2nd Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army 3061 The King's (Liverpool) Regiment 10th Battalion. (The Liverpool Scottish) Private
British Army Royal Air Force 6th Squadron Second Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
MM British Award/Decoration
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Fitton mother
William Fitton father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Fitton sister
Mary Louisa Fitton sister
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Amy Fitton wife 1918
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fair Blue Fair
DateHeightSource
1914-08 5'8"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission Record Alun44477
Ancestry link to 1911 Census Alun44477
Ancestry link to British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards Alun44477
Ancestry link to Marriage Records Alun44477

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Birkenhead Institute Roll of Honour Alun44477
Portrait of W Fitton Alun44477
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Birkenhead Institute War Memorial Alun44477

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