We remember Horace Wilfred Miller

We remember Horace Wilfred Miller

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Timeline

Timeline

1893
birth Hinckley, Leicestershire United Kingdom Source:3039095 6th February 1893
1894
sibling Lance Percy Miller Source:9488684 31st December 1894
1897
sibling Florence Dagmar Miller Source:9488378 1897
1899
sibling Ivy Regina Miller Source:9488372 1899
1901
location 137 Forest Street, Shepshed, Leicestershire United Kingdom parents address Source:9488372 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 8 Source:9488372 31st May 1901
1901
sibling Alma Victoria Miller Source:9488372 1901
1903
sibling Georgina Alexandra Miller Source:9488684 24th February 1903
1905
sibling Pauline Wilhelmina Miller Source:9488684 3rd July 1905
1907
sibling Laurence Leslie Miller Source:9488378 1907
1911
location Queen Street, Shepshed, Leicestershire United Kingdom parents address Source:9488642 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Shoe Hand (Clicker) Shepshed, Leicestershire United Kingdom Source:9488642 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 18 Source:9488642 2nd April 1911
1911
sibling Eyre Edward Miller Source:9488642 1911
1912
service British Army Leicestershire regiment 5th Battalion Source:9488940 1912
1913
sibling Albert E. Miller Source:9488684 30th January 1913
1913
location Queen Street, Shepshed, Leicestershire United Kingdom parents address Source:9488378 31st January 1913
1913
service British Army Private 1479 Leicestershire Regiment 5th Battalion Source:9488378 31st January 1913
1913
service British Army Lance Corporal 1479 Leicestershire 1/5th Bn Source:3039095 31st January 1913 - 10th September 1915
1913
enlistment Shepshed, Leicestershire United Kingdom Source:3039095 31st January 1913
1913
employment Shoehand Tomlinson Source:9488378 31st January 1913
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:3039095 28th February 1915 - 10th September 1915
1915
dates Age 21 Source:3039095 10th September 1915
1917
sibling Joan Elaine Miller Source:9488684 15th July 1917
service British Army Lance Corporal 1479 Leicestershire Regiment Source:7449277
hospitalisation Died of wounds Hospital/Institution Source:3039095
employment Shoehand Tomlinsons Shepshed, leicestershire United Kingdom Source:6654875
1915
death Died of wounds Shot in the head by a German sniper Belgium Source:7449277 Source:3039095 10th September 1915
burial Ypres (menin Gate) Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Panel 33 Source:7449277

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Horace Wilfred
Initials HW
Last Name Miller
Source 3039095
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
137 Forest Street, Shepshed, Leicestershire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Queen Street, Shepshed, Leicestershire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Queen Street, Shepshed, Leicestershire United Kingdom parents address known 31st January 1913
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1479 Leicestershire 1/5th Bn Lance Corporal
British Army 1479 Leicestershire Regiment 5th Battalion Private
British Army Leicestershire regiment 5th Battalion
British Army 1479 Leicestershire Regiment Lance Corporal
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
John Miller father
Mary Ann Miller mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ivy Regina Miller sister 1899
Alma Victoria Miller sister 1901
Laurence Leslie Miller brother 1907
Florence Dagmar Miller sister 1897
Eyre Edward Miller brother 1911
Albert E. Miller brother 30th January 1913
Lance Percy Miller brother 31st December 1894
Georgina Alexandra Miller sister 24th February 1903
Pauline Wilhelmina Miller sister 3rd July 1905
Joan Elaine Miller sister 15th July 1917
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Black
DateHeightSource
1913-02-11 5'8"

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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 Ann144206
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Ann144206
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ann144206

External Evidence

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The Eve of War Register Ann144206
Birmingham Daily Gazette 17 September 1915 Ann144206
Melton Mowbray Mercury and Oakham and Uppingham News 16 September 1915 Ann144206
Melton Mowbray Mercury and Oakham and Uppingham News 23 September 1915 Ann144206

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Service Record Neil133752
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