We remember Edward Mcgill

We remember Edward Mcgill

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Timeline

Timeline

1891
birth Rock Ferry, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:8713223 Source:8505771 24th March 1891
1891
location 421 New Chester Road, Higher Bebington, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8713227 5th April 1891
1901
location 421 Old Chester Road, Bebington, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8713225 31st March 1901
1909
employment Architecture and Surveying Mr R Holt Victoria Street , Liverpool United Kingdom Source:9522837 21st June 1909
1909
enlistment Liverpool United Kingdom Source:9522837 21st June 1909
1911
location "Delgany", Egerton Park, Tranmere, Birkenhead, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8505772 2nd April 1911
1912
service British Army Corporal 1076 The King's (Liverpool) Regiment 6th Battalion Source:9522837 21st August 1912
1915
service British Army Serjeant 1076 The King's (Liverpool) Regiment 6th Battalion Source:9522837 26th February 1915
1915
service British Army Serjeant 1076 The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 1st/6th Battalion Source:9522837 26th February 1915 - 25th September 1916
1916
hospitalisation Lumbago Hospital/Institution Source:9522837 13th June 1916 - 22nd June 1916
1916
dates Age 25 Source:7413299 25th September 1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8505771
1916
death Killed in Action Killed at The Battle of The Somme. No known grave, commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial. Somme France Source:7413299 25th September 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7413299
sibling Ellen Mcgill Source:8505774
sibling John Philip Mcgill Source:8505772
education Birkenhead Institute Birkenhead United Kingdom Source:8713218

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Edward
Initials E
Last Name Mcgill
Source 2794740
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
"Delgany", Egerton Park, Tranmere, Birkenhead, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
421 New Chester Road, Higher Bebington, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
421 Old Chester Road, Bebington, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1076 The King's (Liverpool) Regiment 6th Battalion Corporal
British Army 1076 The King's (Liverpool) Regiment 6th Battalion Serjeant
British Army 1076 The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 1st/6th Battalion Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 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
Captain Joseph Edward McGill father
Elizabeth Agnes McGill nee Musgrave mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ellen McGill sister
John Philip McGill brother

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
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Hannah21187
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Hannah21187
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Hannah21187

External Evidence

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Liverpool Echo, "Killed In Action", 2nd October 1916 Hannah21187
Link to brother's record: John Philip McGill Hannah21187
Find my Past link to National School Admission Registers Alun44477
Ancestry Link to 1911 Census Alun44477
Ancestry link to 1891 census Alun44477
Ancestry link to Marriage records Alun44477
Ancestry link to Attestation Notes Alun44477

Multimedia

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Senior Shield Winners 1908-9 les46001
Birkenhead News cutting Alun44477
Portrait of E McGill Alun44477
Birkenhead Institute Roll of Honour Alun44477
Birkenhead Institute War Memorial Alun44477
Portrait of E McGill Alun44477

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