We remember Albert George Meadwell

We remember Albert George Meadwell

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Timeline

Timeline

1888
birth Market Deeping, near Stamford, Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:8658186 1888
1891
dates Age 2 Source:8658186 5th April 1891
1891
location 4 Eight Acres, Stamford, Lincolnshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8658186 5th April 1891
1894
sibling Ernest John William Humberstone Source:8658188 1894
1901
dates Age 12 Source:8658187 31st March 1901
1901
location 4 Eight Acres, Stamford, Lincolnshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8658187 31st March 1901
1902
sibling Dorothy Annie Mary Humberstone Source:8658188 1902
1911
location Fern Cottage, Foundry Road, Stamford, Lincolnshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8658188 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Wheelwright's Labourer A carriage builder Stamford, Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:8658188 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 22 Source:8658188 2nd April 1911
1914
enlistment Stamford, Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:8658189 1st September 1914
1914
dates Age 25 Source:8658189 1st September 1914
1914
service British Army Private 11473 Lincolnshire Regiment 7th (Service) Battalion Source:8658189 1st September 1914 - 9th September 1914
1914
service British Army Private 11473 Lincolnshire Regiment 6th (Service) Battalion Source:8658189 10th September 1914 - 16th August 1915
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:8658189 18th July 1915 - 16th August 1915
1915
hospitalisation Gun shot wound right foot (received taking part in the Gallipoli campaign against Turkey). Hospital/Institution Source:8658189 29th July 1915 - 16th August 1915
1915
death War Related Sickness Albert died of typhus. (It seems highly likely he died in the Cairo hospital to which he had been admitted after receiving a gun shot wound to his right foot in Gallipoli on 29 July 1915). Kasr El Aini Hospital, Cairo Egypt Source:7031344 Source:8658189 16th August 1915
1915
dates Age 26 Source:8658189 16th August 1915
burial Cairo War Memorial Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Egypt D.31 Source:7031344

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Albert George
Initials AG
Last Name Meadwell
Source 8658186
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
4 Eight Acres, Stamford, Lincolnshire United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
4 Eight Acres, Stamford, Lincolnshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Fern Cottage, Foundry Road, Stamford, Lincolnshire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 11473 Lincolnshire Regiment 7th (Service) Battalion Private
British Army 11473 Lincolnshire Regiment 6th (Service) Battalion Private
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
Alberta Ethel Maud E. Meadwell who later became Humberstone mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ernest John William Humberstone step-brother 1894
Dorothy Annie Mary Humberstone step-sister 1902
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Brown
DateHeightSource
1914-09-01 5'6"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-08-01 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 Keith22624
The Stamford Boys Website Keith22624

Multimedia

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A Lincolnshire Regiment Cap Badge Keith22624
Telegram Saying Albert is Dangerously Ill Keith22624

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