We remember Harry Muir

We remember Harry Muir

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Timeline

Timeline

1876
sibling Agnes Hood Muir Source:8514656 1876
1879
sibling Edith Winifred Muir Source:8514656 1879
1880
sibling Jessie Wright Muir Source:8514656 August 1880
1884
birth Newcastle upon Tyne United Kingdom Source:7733750 Source:7734221 17th April 1884
1885
sibling Wilfrid Bertram Muir Source:7734221 1885
1891
location 5 Claremont Terrace, Newcastle upon Tyne United Kingdom parents address Source:7734221 5th April 1891
1894
education General education Royal Masonic School Wood Green, London United Kingdom Source:7733750 1894 - 1899
1901
location 8 St Mary's Place, Newcastle upon Tyne United Kingdom away from home address Source:8514864 31st March 1901
1901
employment Shipbroker's Apprentice Newcastle upon Tyne United Kingdom Source:8514864 31st March 1901
1911
employment Clerk Newcastle upon Tyne United Kingdom Source:8514870 2nd April 1911
1911
location 31 St Georges Terrace, Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne United Kingdom away from home address Source:8514870 2nd April 1911
1914
service British Army Sergeant Northumberland Fusiliers Tyneside Commercial Battalion Source:7734206 August 1914 - 1st April 1915
1914
enlistment Newcastle United Kingdom Source:7733750 August 1914
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant East Yorkshire Regiment 11th Battalion Source:7734206 2nd April 1915 - 18th April 1916
1915
commission Temporary Source:7734206 2nd April 1915
1915
theatres Egypt :4 Source:7733750 26th December 1915 - March 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:7733750 March 1916 - 18th April 1916
1916
dates Age 32 Source:7198669 18th April 1916
service British Army Temporary Second Lieutenant East Yorkshire Regiment Source:3158489
employment Head Shipping Clerk Messrs Pyman Bell and Co Shipowners Newcastle United Kingdom Source:7733750
1916
death Killed in Action He was killed instantaneously during night operations. France Source:7198669 Source:7733750 18th April 1916
burial Sucrerie Military Cemetery, Colincamps CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme He was buried in Sucrerie Cemetery, Colincamps, France. France I.H. 62 Source:7198669 Source:7733750

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Harry
Initials H
Last Name Muir
Source 3158489
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
31 St Georges Terrace, Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne United Kingdom away from home address known 2nd April 1911
5 Claremont Terrace, Newcastle upon Tyne United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
8 St Mary's Place, Newcastle upon Tyne United Kingdom away from home address known 31st March 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army East Yorkshire Regiment Temporary Second Lieutenant
British Army East Yorkshire Regiment 11th Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army Northumberland Fusiliers Tyneside Commercial Battalion Sergeant
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
Sarah Muir mother
Charles William Muir father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Agnes Hood Muir sister 1876
Edith Winifred Muir sister 1879
Jessie Wright Muir sister August 1880
Wilfrid Bertram Muir brother 1885

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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
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Gordon760
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Gordon760
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Gordon760
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Gordon760

External Evidence

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Memorials of Masonians Who Fell in the Great War Gordon760
London Gazette Gordon760
England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966 Gordon760

Multimedia

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Harry Muir Gordon760

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