We remember Thomas Mountford

We remember Thomas Mountford

Timeline

Timeline

1881
birth Congleton, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:8522377 October 1881
1901
employment Coal Miner Biddulph, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:8522377 1901
1901
location Biddulph, Staffordshire United Kingdom away from home address Source:8522377 1901
1903
employment Fustian Cutler United Kingdom Source:8522377 December 1903
1903
enlistment Chester United Kingdom Source:8522377 December 1903
1903
service British Army Private Cheshire Regiment 4th Battalion Source:8522377 December 1903 - August 1914
1904
location . India military residence address Source:8522377 20th September 1904 - January 1907
1907
marriage Mary Jane Phillips Source:8522377 11th November 1907
1908
children Harry Source:8522377 14th February 1908
1909
children Alice Source:8522377 21st February 1909
1911
location 17 Congleton Road, Biddulph United Kingdom their own address Source:8522377 1911
1913
children Gladys Source:8522377 19th August 1913
1914
missing Later confirmed killed in action Source:8522377 24th August 1914
1914
service British Army Private 7317 Cheshire Regiment 1st Battalion Source:8522377 August 1914 - 24th August 1914
1914
death Killed in Action He was reported missing on 24 August following the action at Audregnies where he fought on the left of the line under Captain Dyer. Later confirmed dead from ID tag. Audregnies France Source:7227636 Source:8522377 24th August 1914
sibling Jane Anne Source:8522377
sibling Lilian Source:8522377
sibling Joseph Source:8522377
sibling Amy Source:8522377
sibling Harry Source:8522377
burial Audregnies Communal Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Hainaut Belgium A.9 Source:8522377
children Thomas Source:8522377

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Thomas
Initials T
Last Name Mountford
Source 3265567
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
. India military residence address 20th September 1904 - January 1907
17 Congleton Road, Biddulph United Kingdom their own address known 1911
Biddulph, Staffordshire United Kingdom away from home address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Cheshire Regiment 4th Battalion Private
British Army 7317 Cheshire Regiment 1st Battalion Private
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Harry son 14th February 1908
Alice daughter 21st February 1909
Thomas son
Gladys daughter 19th August 1913
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Mountford mother
Samuel Mountford father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jane Anne sister
Lilian sister
Joseph brother
Amy sister
Harry brother
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Jane Phillips wife 11th November 1907
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Sallow Grey Light brown
DateHeightSource
1903-12 5'7"

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

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Biographies of 1st Battalion casualties, Aug 1914 Maria72935

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