We remember Alex Bessant

We remember Alex Bessant

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Timeline

Timeline

1885
sibling Clara Hudson Bessant Source:8607780 1885
1888
sibling George Bessant Source:8607780 1888
1890
sibling Horace Harry Bessant Source:8607780 1890
1892
birth Runcorn, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:8607771 January 1892
1896
sibling Hughen Bessant Source:8607780 1896
1900
sibling Freda Bales Source:8607773 1900
1901
location 18 Rose Hill Terrace, Rawcliffe Bridge United Kingdom parents address Source:8607780 April 1901
1914
service British Army Private 11614 York and Lancaster Regiment 7th Bn Source:8607773 27th August 1914 - 19th October 1914
1914
employment Collier Rotherham United Kingdom Source:8607773 27th August 1914
1914
enlistment Rotherham United Kingdom Source:8607773 27th August 1914
1914
service British Army Lance Corporal 11614 York and Lancaster Regiment 7th Bn Source:8607773 19th October 1914 - 26th November 1914
1914
service British Army Corporal 11614 York and Lancaster Regiment 7th Bn Source:8607773 26th November 1914 - 3rd February 1915
1915
service British Army Lance Serjeant 11614 York and Lancaster Regiment 7th Bn Source:8607773 3rd February 1915 - 8th March 1915
1915
service British Army Serjeant 11614 York and Lancaster Regiment 7th Bn Source:8607775 8th March 1915 - 6th August 1915
1915
service British Army Serjeant 11614 York and Lancaster Regiment 11th Bn Source:8607775 6th August 1915 - 13th September 1915
1915
service British Army Serjeant 11614 York and Lancaster Regiment 6th Bn Source:8607775 13th September 1915 - 9th October 1916
1916
service British Army Company Serjeant Major 11614 York and Lancaster Regiment 6th (Service) Bn Source:7218644 9th October 1916 - 15th October 1917
service British Army Warrant Officer Class 2 11614 York and Lancaster Regiment Source:321451
1917
death Died of wounds 6th General Hospital. Rouen France Source:7218644 Source:8607777 15th October 1917
burial St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Seine-Maritime France P. III. H. 10B Source:7218644

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Alex
Initials A
Last Name Bessant
Source 321451
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
18 Rose Hill Terrace, Rawcliffe Bridge United Kingdom parents address known April 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 11614 York and Lancaster Regiment Warrant Officer Class 2
British Army 11614 York and Lancaster Regiment 11th Bn Serjeant
British Army 11614 York and Lancaster Regiment 6th Bn Serjeant
British Army 11614 York and Lancaster Regiment 7th Bn Serjeant
British Army 11614 York and Lancaster Regiment 7th Bn Private
British Army 11614 York and Lancaster Regiment 7th Bn Lance Corporal
British Army 11614 York and Lancaster Regiment 7th Bn Corporal
British Army 11614 York and Lancaster Regiment 7th Bn Lance Serjeant
British Army 11614 York and Lancaster Regiment 6th (Service) Bn Company Serjeant Major
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eleanor Lavinia Bales mother
Frederick Bessant father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Freda Bales step-sister 1900
George Bessant brother 1888
Horace Harry Bessant brother 1890
Clara Hudson nee Bessant sister 1885
Hughen Bessant brother 1896

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Communities

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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
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Alan68334
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Alan68334
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Alan68334
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Alan68334
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Alan68334

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Multimedia

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Rawcliffe War Memorial Alan68334

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