We remember Edwin John Marsh

We remember Edwin John Marsh

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Timeline

Timeline

1883
birth Winterborne Kingston, Blandford, Dorset United Kingdom Source:9328846 21st November 1883
1901
events Militia Occupation Dorchester, Dorset United Kingdom Source:9378193 31st March 1901
1901
location Dorchester, Dorset United Kingdom military residence address Source:9378193 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 18 Source:9378193 31st March 1901
1902
service British Army Private 6457 Dorsetshire Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:9375367 10th March 1902 - 9th March 1905
1902
dates Age 19 Source:9375367 10th March 1902
1902
enlistment Blandford, Dorset United Kingdom Source:9375367 10th March 1902
1905
dates Age 22 Source:9375367 9th March 1905
1906
marriage Charlotte Davis Source:9328813 12th July 1906
1911
dates Age 27 Source:9378205 2nd April 1911
1911
location High Street, Puddletown, Dorset United Kingdom their own address Source:9378205 2nd April 1911
1914
location Ashington, Wimborne, Dorset United Kingdom their own address Source:9378213 28th August 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:2925912 29th July 1915
1915
service British Army Serjeant 6457 Dorsetshire Regiment Source:9375394 31st October 1915
1915
location Sturminster Marshall, Dorset United Kingdom their own address Source:9375394 10th November 1915
service British Army Acting Serjeant 6457 Dorsetshire Regiment Source:2925912
1915
death Killed in Action France Source:7456266 Source:2925912 30th October 1915
burial Ypres (menin Gate) Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Panel no.37 Source:9344804

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Edwin John
Initials EJ
Last Name Marsh
Source 9328846
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Ashington, Wimborne, Dorset United Kingdom their own address known 28th August 1914
Dorchester, Dorset United Kingdom military residence address known 31st March 1901
High Street, Puddletown, Dorset United Kingdom their own address known 2nd April 1911
Sturminster Marshall, Dorset United Kingdom their own address known 10th November 1915
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 6457 Dorsetshire Regiment Acting Serjeant
British Army 6457 Dorsetshire Regiment 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 6457 Dorsetshire Regiment 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
Maria Marsh mother
George Marsh father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Charlotte Davis wife 12th July 1906
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Brown
DateHeightSource

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Paul141391
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Paul141391

External Evidence

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Another photo of Serjeant Edwin John Marsh found online. Amy127
Ancestry Website link to the 1911 Census. Amy127

Multimedia

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Marriage Certificate Amy127
Birth Certificate Amy127
Memorial 1 Amy127
Menin Gate Memorial Amy127
Memorial, Winterborne Kingston Amy127
Edwin John Marsh Amy127
Tag Paul141391
Parchment reserve certificate. Paul141391
WW1 Medals. Paul141391
Casualties Form Letter D Paul141391
2nd November 1915 Paul141391
2nd November 1915, Transcript. Paul141391
Field Service Post Card Paul141391
Laying a Wreath at the Menin Gate Amy127
Edwin John Marsh's son 'Fred' as a young boy. Amy127
WWI memorial - after Remembrance Day 2018 Amy127

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