We remember Charles Baxter

We remember Charles Baxter

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Timeline

Timeline

1891
birth North Leith, Midlothian United Kingdom Source:8485287 15th February 1891
1894
sibling John Baxter Source:8485171 1894
1896
sibling James Baxter Source:8485171 1896
1901
location Couper Street, Leith United Kingdom parents address Source:8485231 31st March 1901
1904
sibling Andrew Baxter Source:8485171 1904
1909
sibling William Baxter Source:8485171 1909
1910
sibling George Baxter Source:8485171 September 1910
1911
dates Age 20 Source:8485171 2nd April 1911
1911
location 42 Coburg Street, Leith United Kingdom parents address Source:8485171 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Joiner Source:8485171 2nd April 1911
1915
enlistment Source:8484848 12th October 1915
1916
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8485155 April 1916
1917
service British Army Sapper (Acting Lance Corporal) 134178 Royal Engineers 130th Field Company Source:8485148 16th March 1917 - 3rd August 1917
1917
service British Army Sapper (Acting 2nd Corporal) 134178 Royal Engineers Source:8484854 28th July 1917
1917
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:8485155 28th July 1917
1917
awards Bar to the Military Medal Other War Service Award Source:8484857 August 1917
1917
service British Army 2nd Corporal 134178 Royal Engineers Source:8485148 3rd August 1917
1917
service British Army Acting Corporal 134178 Royal Engineers 130th Field Company Source:8484857 10th August 1917
1918
hospitalisation Shell Wounds. Hospital/Institution Source:8484848 2nd November 1918
1918
discharge Source:8484848 2nd November 1918
1918
dates Age 27 Source:8484848 2nd November 1918
service British Army Acting Sergeant 134178 Royal Engineers Source:248411
service British Army Corporal 134178 Royal Engineers "G" Depot Company Source:8484848
employment Joiner Source:8485155
location 42 Coburg Street, Leith United Kingdom parents address Source:8485155

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Charles
Initials C
Last Name Baxter
Source 248411
First Names Charles
Initials C
Last Name Baxter
Source 248411
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
42 Coburg Street, Leith United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
42 Coburg Street, Leith United Kingdom parents address
Couper Street, Leith United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 134178 Royal Engineers "G" Depot Company Corporal
British Army 134178 Royal Engineers 130th Field Company Acting Corporal
British Army 134178 Royal Engineers Sapper (Acting 2nd Corporal)
British Army 134178 Royal Engineers 130th Field Company Sapper (Acting Lance Corporal)
British Army 134178 Royal Engineers 2nd Corporal
British Army 134178 Royal Engineers Acting Sergeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
Bar to the Military Medal Other War Service Award
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Thomson Baxter father
Wilhelmina Young Bennet mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Baxter brother 1894
James Baxter brother 1896
Andrew Baxter brother 1904
William Baxter brother 1909
George Baxter brother September 1910

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Silver War Badge Roll Transcription Yvonne27542
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Yvonne27542

External Evidence

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The Edinburgh Gazette - 22nd October 1917 Yvonne27542
The Edinburgh Gazette - 30th July 1917 Yvonne27542
"The 25th Division in France and Flanders" by By Lt Col M. Kincaid-Smith  Yvonne27542
Notes in Service Records file for 60018 William George Turner Yvonne27542
Edinburgh Evening News - 1st August 1917 Yvonne27542
1911 Census Yvonne27542
Link to brother John Baxter on LOTFWW Yvonne27542
Link to brother James Baxter on LOTFWW Yvonne27542
Birth Yvonne27542

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Charles Baxter with parents James and Wilhelmina Andrew69026

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