We remember Charles Henry Beecher

We remember Charles Henry Beecher

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Timeline

Timeline

1877
sibling William Lane Walker Source:9572651 23rd November 1877
1879
sibling Alice Maud Walker Source:9572651 25th January 1879
1880
sibling Edward Henry Walker Source:9504131 10th July 1880
1882
sibling Kate Walker Source:9504133 14th October 1882
1884
sibling Arthur Bertram Walker Source:9504131 26th March 1884
1887
sibling Walter Walker Source:9572651 25th October 1887
1894
birth West Malling Kent United Kingdom Source:9504127 21st October 1894
1896
sibling Constance Mary Beecher Source:9504131 18th October 1896
1898
sibling Herbert Alfred Beecher Source:9504131 7th February 1898
1900
sibling Frederick Gordon Beecher Source:9504131 7th February 1900
1901
location 168 Windmill Road New Brompton Gillingham Kent United Kingdom parents address Source:9504133 1901
1902
sibling Blanche Emily Beecher Source:9504131 1st April 1902
1911
employment Grocers Boy: Errand And Shop West Malling Kent United Kingdom Source:9504131 1911
1916
events Greetings Card from Mesopot Christmas and New Year Greetings Card Maragil Iraq Source:9527293 December 1916
1917
theatres Mesopotamia :6b Source:9505210 1917
1917
events Sig Park and Depot Margil Mesopotamia Address Margil Iraq Harry writes to his sister Connie Beecher that he has a choice of going on leave to India for 1 month, but it takes a week's voyage to get there and a week back. He has not decided where to go to Source:9525651 5th July 1917
1917
location Lily House, 20 Upper Luton Road, Chatham, Kent United Kingdom parents address Source:9561280 23rd September 1917
1919
events Signal Service Park Mesopotamia Address Margil Iraq He was called Harry by his family. He writes to his sister Connie Beecher just had another draft of men down for demob- the sooner we get them all packed off the sooner "yours sincerely" gets away Source:9525708 20th March 1919
1919
events By boat in Marseilles France from India Arrival in Marseilles France enroute to Blighty Marseilles France He expects to move from here in a day or two. I believe it takes 3 days journey by train across France and then a few hours in crossing the channel. Source:9525621 9th October 1919
1919
events Arrived at Southampton, enroute to dispersal unit Dispersal Unit Shorncliffe, Dover Kent Southampton, Shorncliffe and Portsmouth United Kingdom Source:9525621 9th October 1919 - 11th October 1919
1925
location 38 York Avenue Gillingham Kent United Kingdom Source:9505107 22nd February 1925
1925
marriage Olive Barnard Source:9561844 22nd February 1925
service British Army Pioneer 24004 Royal Engineers 2nd Company Source:275317
service British Army Acting Corporal 24004 Royal Engineers 2nd Company Source:275317
1964
death aged 71 yrs Richmond Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:9504129 1964

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Charles Henry
Initials CH
Last Name Beecher
Source 275317
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
168 Windmill Road New Brompton Gillingham Kent United Kingdom parents address known 1901
38 York Avenue Gillingham Kent United Kingdom known 22nd February 1925
Lily House, 20 Upper Luton Road, Chatham, Kent United Kingdom parents address known 23rd September 1917
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 24004 Royal Engineers 2nd Company Pioneer
British Army 24004 Royal Engineers 2nd Company Acting Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Elizabeth Beecher, formerly Walker, nee Rosher mother
Charles Beecher father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Arthur Bertram Walker step-brother 26th March 1884
Constance Mary Beecher sister 18th October 1896
Herbert Alfred Beecher brother 7th February 1898
Frederick Gordon Beecher brother 7th February 1900
Kate Walker step-sister 14th October 1882
Edward Henry Walker step-brother 10th July 1880
Blanche Emily Beecher sister 1st April 1902
William Lane Walker step-brother 23rd November 1877
Alice Maud Walker step-sister 25th January 1879
Walter Walker step-brother 25th October 1887
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Olive Barnard wife 22nd February 1925

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Mary76941
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Mary76941
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Mary76941
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Mary76941
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Mary76941
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Mary76941

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Multimedia

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Charles Henry Beecher, family called him "Harry" Mary76941
Mr & Mrs Charles H Beecher wedding card Mary76941
Beecher family "Harry" with his 2 sisters Mary76941
Christmas Card 1917 Harry sent from Mesopotamia Mary76941
Christmas card 1917 inside page sent by Harry Mary76941
Leaving Signal Park Magil for Bombay aboard "Egra" Mary76941
Harry writes from Poona India still awating demob Mary76941
Now in Marseilles for 2 days after 3 weeks voyage Mary76941
Margil Mesopotamia offer of 1month leave to India Mary76941
Margil Mesopotamia offer of 1month leave to India Mary76941
24004 letter from Signal Service Park Mesopotamia Mary76941
Image of Medal Card Mary76941
Greetings from Mesopot Dec 1916 from Harry Mary76941
Harry Greetings card Mesopot Dec 1916 inside pages Mary76941
Memorial card of father Charles Beecher died 1902 Mary76941
Death of his mother in Chatham Kent 1917 Mary76941
Death of brother Frederick Gordon Beecher Mary76941
Death of step brother Walter Walker memorial card Mary76941
Harry's two sisters and his wife Olive centre. Mary76941
Harry's 2 sisters and 1 brother Mary76941

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