We remember William Ernest Oakes

We remember William Ernest Oakes

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Timeline

Timeline

1881
sibling Annie W Source:8504378 1881
1882
sibling Harriet Source:8504378 1882
1885
sibling Eunice M Source:8504378 1885
1887
sibling Mary E Source:8504378 1887
1888
birth Oakmere, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:8504378 1888
1891
dates Age 2 Source:8504378 1891
1891
sibling Joseph H Source:8504378 1891
1891
location Gannons Square, Knutsford United Kingdom parents address Source:8504378 1891
1901
dates Age 12 Source:8504385 1901
1901
dates Age 22 Source:8504394 1901
1901
location Paradise Green, Knutsford United Kingdom parents address Source:8504385 1901
1911
employment Motor Chauffeur Leek, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:8504394 1911
1911
location 43 Stockwell Street, Leek United Kingdom away from home address Source:8504396 1911
1911
location 47, Stockwell St, Leek, Staffordshire United Kingdom away from home address Source:8504394 1911
1915
enlistment Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:8504401 1915
1915
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8504401 1915 - 9th April 1917
1917
service British Army Private 38536 Northumberland Fusiliers 21st (Tyneside Scottish)Bttn Source:8504396 1917
service British Army Private 6/5862 Northumberland Fusiliers Source:3315416
1917
death Killed in Action France Source:8504396 9th April 1917
burial Arras Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Bay 2 and 3 Source:8504396

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Ernest
Initials WE
Last Name Oakes
Source 8504396
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
43 Stockwell Street, Leek United Kingdom away from home address known 1911
47, Stockwell St, Leek, Staffordshire United Kingdom away from home address known 1911
Gannons Square, Knutsford United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Paradise Green, Knutsford United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 6/5862 Northumberland Fusiliers Private
British Army 38536 Northumberland Fusiliers 21st (Tyneside Scottish)Bttn Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eunice Oakes mother
William Oakes father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie W sister 1881
Harriet sister 1882
Eunice M sister 1885
Joseph H brother 1891
Mary E sister 1887

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Sylvia3155
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Sylvia3155
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Sylvia3155
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Sylvia3155
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Sylvia3155

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Multimedia

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The Memorial Plaque, Methodist Church, Knutsford Sylvia3155
The Knutsford Centennial War Memorial Sylvia3155

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