We remember William Mccormick

We remember William Mccormick

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Timeline

Timeline

birth Rawtenstall United Kingdom Source:9277556
1914
service British Army Private 9614 Lancashire Fusiliers 2nd Battalion Source:2763916 5th August 1914 - 22nd November 1914
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:2763916 7th October 1914
enlistment Bury, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:9277556
service British Army Private 9614 Lancashire Fusiliers 1st Battalion Source:2763916
1915
death Killed in Action Recorded on Rawtenstall Municipal War Memorial as "Lost on Royal Edwd. Aug 1916" (This year is likely an error introduced during renovation work - The Royal Edward was lost in 1915) when his ship was torpedoed off Kandeloussa Greece Source:7326517 Source:9010292 13th August 1915
burial Helles Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Source:7326517

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Mccormick
Source 2763916
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 9614 Lancashire Fusiliers 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 9614 Lancashire Fusiliers 1st Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal

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
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Ian105013

External Evidence

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Private Andrew Daw Ian105013
Private William McCORMICK - died 13th August 1915 Ian105013

Multimedia

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Rawtenstall Cemetery - Municipal War Memorial Ian105013
HMT Royal Edward Ian105013
Lancashire Fusiliers cap badge Ian105013
1914 Star Clasp Ian105013
1914 Star and Clasp, BWM and Victory Medal Ian105013
Oberleutnant Heino von Heimburg Ian105013
Rawtenstall Municipal War Memorial - Left Panel Ian105013
Helles Memorial Ian105013

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