We remember Richard William Abbott

We remember Richard William Abbott

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Timeline

Timeline

1897
birth Ramsgate United Kingdom Source:5483952 1897
1898
sibling Alfred Henry Abbott Source:5483945 1898
1900
sibling William John Abbott Source:5483945 1900
1911
dates Age 13 Source:5483945 1911
1914
enlistment RAMSGATE United Kingdom Source:5483952 5th November 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:2742 7th October 1915 - 18th August 1916
1916
missing Source:2742 18th August 1916
service British Army Private G/4189 East Kent Regiment Source:2742
service British Army Private G/4189 The Buffs (East Kent Regiment) Source:7416591
1916
death Killed in Action Going over the top. Somme France Source:7416591 Source:5483952 18th August 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7416591

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Richard William
Initials RW
Last Name Abbott
Source 5483952
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
5 Union Place Ramsgate United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army G/4189 East Kent Regiment Private
British Army G/4189 The Buffs (East Kent Regiment) Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Agnes Abbott mother
William Henry Abbott father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alfred Henry Abbott brother 1898
William John Abbott brother 1900

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Melvyn2531
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Melvyn2531
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

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Multimedia

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THREE ABBOTT BROTHERS Melvyn2531
IN UNIFORM Melvyn2531
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Letter from commanding officer Melvyn2531
Commonwealth War Graves Commisson Melvyn2531
Copy of Medal Card Melvyn2531
THE THIEPVAL MEMORIAL Melvyn2531
THE THIEPVAL MEMORIAL Melvyn2531
THE THIEPVAL MEMORIAL Melvyn2531
PIER 5 FACE D THIEPVAL. Melvyn2531
PIER 5 FACE D THIEPVAL. Melvyn2531
Ramsgate Royal Harbour Terry7885

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