We remember William Matthews

We remember William Matthews

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Timeline

Timeline

1873
sibling Sarah Matthews Source:9593646 1873
1874
sibling Jane Matthews Source:9593646 1874
1877
birth Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:9593646 1877
1879
sibling Elizabeth Matthews Source:9593646 1879
1881
sibling Annie Matthews Source:9593646 1881
1881
location Ladies Walk, Speddings Buildings, Workington, Cumberland United Kingdom parents address Source:9593646 3rd April 1881
1891
sibling George Mackereth Source:9593646 1891
1891
location Henry Street, Harrington, Cumberland United Kingdom parents address Source:9593671 5th April 1891
1901
location 3 Rose Hill, Harrington, Cumberland United Kingdom parents address Source:9593667 31st March 1901
1914
enlistment Bolton, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:9593594 17th September 1914
1914
service British Army Private 16581 Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 9th Battalion Source:9593594 17th September 1914 - 7th July 1916
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9593594 25th September 1915
1916
location 773 Chorley Old Road, Doffcocker, Bolton, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address Source:9593594 July 1916
service British Army Private 16581 The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment Source:7413400
1916
death Killed in Action France Source:7413400 Source:9593593 7th July 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7413400

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Matthews
Source 2975529
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
3 Rose Hill, Harrington, Cumberland United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
773 Chorley Old Road, Doffcocker, Bolton, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address known July 1916
Henry Street, Harrington, Cumberland United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Ladies Walk, Speddings Buildings, Workington, Cumberland United Kingdom parents address known 3rd April 1881
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 16581 The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment Private
British Army 16581 Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 9th Battalion Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Matthews father
Elizabeth Faulder, then Matthews, later Mackereth mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah Matthews sister 1873
Jane Matthews sister 1874
Elizabeth Matthews sister 1879
Annie Matthews sister 1881
George Mackereth step-brother 1891

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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
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Linda571
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Linda571
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571

External Evidence

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Tweet with photos Shrouds of the Somme certificate Linda571
Army Register of Soldiers Effects Linda571

Multimedia

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1877 GRO birth snip for William Matthews. Linda571
1872 GRO marriage index entry Matthews Faulder Linda571
Screen snip of William's mother's address in 1914. Linda571

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