We remember Samuel Meekosha

We remember Samuel Meekosha

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Timeline

Timeline

1893
birth Leeds, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:6975789 16th September 1893
1896
sibling Martin Meekosha Source:6975767 1896
1898
sibling Joseph Meekosha Source:6975767 1898
1900
sibling Mary Meekosha Source:6975767 1900
1901
location Langcroft Place, Bradford United Kingdom parents address Source:6975768 1901
1904
sibling Eleanor Meekosha Source:6975767 1904
1911
employment Clerk Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:6975767 1911
1911
location 7 Bramley Street, Bradford United Kingdom parents address Source:6975767 1911
1915
awards Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration Source:6975737 19th November 1915
1916
marriage Bertha E Duval Source:6975766 1916
1917
service British Army Second Lieutenant West Yorkshire Regiment Source:6975789 1917 - 1918
1918
service British Army Lieutenant West Yorkshire Regiment Source:6975789 1918 - 1919
1919
service British Army Captain Corps of Army Accountants Source:6975789 1919 - 1926
1919
service British Army Captain West Yorkshire Regiment Source:6975789 1919 - 1919
service British Army Second Lieutenant Corps of Military Accountants Source:3000507
service British Army Second Lieutenant West Yorkshire Regiment Source:3000507
service British Army Private 1147 West Yorkshire Regiment Source:3000507
1950
death Died at home Oakdale, Blackwood, Monmouthshire United Kingdom Source:6975789 8th December 1950

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Samuel
Initials S
Last Name Meekosha
Source 6975737
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
7 Bramley Street, Bradford United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Langcroft Place, Bradford United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1147 West Yorkshire Regiment Private
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment Second Lieutenant
British Army Corps of Military Accountants Second Lieutenant
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment Second Lieutenant
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment Lieutenant
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment Captain
British Army Corps of Army Accountants Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
VC British Award/Decoration
Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Meekosha nee Cunningham mother
Alexander Meekosha father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Martin Meekosha brother 1896
Joseph Meekosha brother 1898
Mary Meekosha sister 1900
Eleanor Meekosha sister 1904
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Bertha E Duval wife 1916

Media

Communities

Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription M2740
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription M2740

External Evidence

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Victoria Cross Citation M2740
Report on S Meekosha M2740
London Gazette - VC Citation M2740
Wikipedia Entry M2740
De nouvelles inscriptions découvertes dans les grottes Peter6648

Multimedia

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Sgt S Meekosha VC M2740
Wilkinson, Johnston, Sayers and Meekosha M2740
Samuel Selena49658

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