We remember John William Harford Nicholl

We remember John William Harford Nicholl

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
birth Herndrefoilan, Sketty, Swansea, Wales United Kingdom Source:6993122 Source:8845199 24th October 1892
1892
sibling Olive E Source:7613547 1892
1895
sibling Rachel C Source:7613547 1895
1911
education Boarder Eton College Eton, Buckinghamshire United Kingdom Source:7613566 1911
1913
service British Army Rifle Brigade (Prince Consort's Own) Source:8845199 1913 - June 1914
1914
service British Army Second Lieutenant Welsh Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:8845199 August 1914
education Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst Sandhurst, Berkshire United Kingdom Source:6993122
1914
death Killed in Action at Gheluvelt, five miles east of Ypres, whilst retaking trenches captured by the Germans. Gheluvelt Belgium Source:7613552 Source:6993122 29th October 1914
burial Ypres (menin Gate) Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Panel 37 Source:7480261

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John William Harford
Initials JWH
Last Name Nicholl
Source 7613552
First Names John William Harford
Initials JWH
Last Name Nicholl
Source 7613552
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
Eton College, Buckinghamshire United Kingdom school/college address known 1911
Merthyr Mawr House, Merthyr Mawr, Bridgend United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Rifle Brigade (Prince Consort's Own)
British Army Welsh Regiment 2nd Battalion Second Lieutenant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Gladys M Nicholl mother
John J D Nicholl father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Olive E sister 1892
Rachel C sister 1895

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Communities

Communities

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 Selena49658
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Selena49658
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Selena49658
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Selena49658
British Army, Bond of Sacrifice: Officers Died in the Great War 1914-1916 Transcription Hannah21187

External Evidence

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War Graves Photographic Project website Selena49658
The Bond of Sacrifice: John William Harford Nicholl Hannah21187

Multimedia

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Portrait photograph of J W H Nicholl Charlotte33
Memorial plaque Selena49658
Memorial Window Selena49658
SECOND LIEUTENANT JOHN WILLIAM HARDFORD NICHOLL, 2ND BATTALION, WELSH REGIMENT Selena49658

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