We remember William Newman

We remember William Newman

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Timeline

Timeline

1886
birth Flamstead, Hertfordshire United Kingdom Source:9182459 Source:9182053 29th July 1886
1891
location Fir Tree hill, Wilstead, Bedfordshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9182066 5th April 1891
1891
dates Age 4 Source:9182066 5th April 1891
1896
education To Standard 6. Left with a Certificate of Attendance. Little Gaddesden School Little Gaddesden United Kingdom Source:9317620 16th December 1896
1901
location Home Farm Cottages, Little Gaddesden United Kingdom parents address Source:9182056 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 14 Source:9182056 31st March 1901
1901
employment Boy in Garden (Domestic) Little Gaddesden United Kingdom Source:9182056 31st March 1901
1911
location Little Gaddesden (believed to be Home Farm Cottages) United Kingdom parents address Source:9182053 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 24 Source:9182053 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Stableman, Domestic Little Gaddesden United Kingdom Source:9182053 2nd April 1911
1918
service British Army Lance Corporal 52768 Durham Light Infantry 12th Battalion Source:9301754 September 1918
1919
theatres Italy :1b Source:9180345 29th March 1919
1919
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:9180345 29th March 1919
1919
location Home Farm Cottages, Little Gaddesden United Kingdom parents address Source:9182435 1919
1920
marriage Alice Elizabeth Searl Source:9182443 1920 - 16th February 1942
1921
location 61 Little Gaddesden United Kingdom their own address Source:9182443 1921
1923
children William Searl Newman Source:9182499 31st October 1923
1939
employment Kitchen Gardener Little Gaddesden United Kingdom Source:9182459 29th September 1939
1939
location 61 Little Gaddesden United Kingdom their own address Source:9182549 29th September 1939
1942
dates Age 55 Source:9182099 16th February 1942
service British Army Acting Corporal 52768 Durham Light Infantry Source:9182404
1942
death Not War Related Little Gaddesden United Kingdom Source:9182549 Source:9182490 16th February 1942
burial Ss Peter And Paul Non-War Cemetery Little Gaddesden United Kingdom Source:9182532

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Newman,
Source 9180345
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
61 Little Gaddesden United Kingdom their own address 1921
61 Little Gaddesden United Kingdom their own address known 29th September 1939
Fir Tree hill, Wilstead, Bedfordshire United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Home Farm Cottages, Little Gaddesden United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Home Farm Cottages, Little Gaddesden United Kingdom parents address known 1919
Little Gaddesden (believed to be Home Farm Cottages) United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 52768 Durham Light Infantry 12th Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 52768 Durham Light Infantry Acting Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
MM British Award/Decoration
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Searl Newman son 31st October 1923
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Thomas Newman father
Sarah Ann Newman mother
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Elizabeth Searl wife 1920

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Medal Index Cards Transcription Selena49658
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Jane31029
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029

External Evidence

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British Army Recipients of the Military Medal Jane31029
CWGC Casualty Record son William Jane31029
Medal Roll Index Card image Jane31029
Medal and Award Roll image Jane31029
1919 Electoral Register Home Farm Cottages Jane31029
1921 Electoral Register 61 Little Gaddesden Jane31029
1939 Register entry William and Family Jane31029
Burial of William Newman Jane31029
Burial of Son William Searl Newman Jane31029
Burial of Wife Alice Elizabeth Jane31029
Hertfordshire Monumental Inscriptions Little Gaddesden The Parish Church of St Peter & St Paul Jane31029
Autumn 1918 Absent Voters’ List, PC Hertford, Hemel Hempstead Division Jane31029
Little Gaddesden School Log Books 1887 – 1906 Jane31029

Multimedia

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The Little Gaddesden Roll of Honour Jane31029
William and Alice Elizabeth Newman Jane31029
CWGC Headstone William Searl Newman Jane31029
Obituary of son Billy Jane31029
Report of son Billy Newman's Funeral Jane31029
Little Gaddesden War Memorial Jane31029
Billy Newman at Lt Gaddesden School in 1930 Jane31029
The Military Medal Jane31029

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