We remember Gordon Holland Merriman

We remember Gordon Holland Merriman

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Timeline

Timeline

1881
sibling Frank B Source:6165235 1881
1883
sibling Janet B Source:6165235 1883
1885
birth Hollingford House, Knutsford, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:7649777 1885
1887
sibling Marion B Source:6165235 1887
1889
sibling Claude A Source:6165235 1889
1891
location Church House, London Road, Knutsford, Cheshire United Kingdom their own address Source:6165235 5th April 1891
1901
location Winchester College United Kingdom school/college address Source:6165244 1901
1911
dates Age 26 Source:6165239 2nd April 1911
1911
service British Army Lieutenant Royal Field Artillery 84th Battery Source:6165239 2nd April 1911
1911
location Belgaum India military residence address Source:6165239 2nd April 1911
1914
service British Army Lieutenant Royal Horse Artillery J Battery Source:7649777 16th August 1914
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:3014327 16th August 1914 - 12th May 1915
1915
dates Age 30 Source:7649777 12th May 1915
service British Army Captain Royal Field Artillery 95th Battery Source:7649777
education Winchester College Winchester United Kingdom Source:7649777
education Royal Military Academy Woolwich United Kingdom Source:7649777
1915
death Killed in Action Belgium Source:7649777 Source:6165230 12th May 1915
burial Perth Cemetery (china Wall) CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Ypres, West-Vlaanderen Map reference: I 15.b.1.1 Cross found on grave. Belgium II.B.1 Source:7649777

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Gordon Holland
Initials GH
Last Name Merriman
Source 6165230
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Belgaum India military residence address known 2nd April 1911
Church House, London Road, Knutsford, Cheshire United Kingdom their own address known 5th April 1891
Winchester College United Kingdom school/college address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Field Artillery 84th Battery Lieutenant
British Army Royal Field Artillery 95th Battery Captain
British Army Royal Horse Artillery J Battery Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp 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
Mariquita Merriman mother
Frank Merriman father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Frank B brother 1881
Janet B sister 1883
Marion B sister 1887
Claude A brother 1889

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Gavin3108
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Gavin3108
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Gavin3108
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Gavin3108
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Gavin3108
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Gavin3108

External Evidence

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Wykehamists who died in WW1 and commemorated on memorial at Winchester College Sylvia3155
Correspondence file Gavin3108

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The Knutsford Centennial War Memorial Sylvia3155
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