We remember William Ollier

We remember William Ollier

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Timeline

Timeline

1894
sibling Fred Ollier Source:8504437 1894
1896
birth Barnton, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:8504441 1896
1911
dates Age 15 Source:8504441 1911
1911
location Living with aunt, mother's sister at 6, The Moor, Knutsford United Kingdom other group residence address Source:8504441 1911
1911
employment Cabinet Makers's Apprentice Possibly grandfather or grandfather's employer Knutsford United Kingdom Source:8504441 1911
1916
enlistment Cheste United Kingdom Source:8504437 1st February 1916
1916
theatres Mesopotamia :6b Source:8504437 22nd May 1916 - 20th October 1917
1916
service British Army Private 33490 Cheshire Regiment 14th Source:8504437 1st December 1916 - 20th October 1917
1916
dates Age 19 Source:8504437 1916
1917
missing Reported missing but this was rescinded when it was reported officially that he was being held as a prisoner of war in Turkey. Source:8504437 30th April 1917
1917
internment pow Near Nidge Turkey Source:8504441 May 1917 - 20th October 1917
1917
death War Related Sickness Official documents in service records dated 30.4.19 report that 'a repatriated P.O.W from Turkey, H Broomhead reported death of William as taking place 20.10.1917. Prisoner of War Facility, Bor near Nigde Turkey Source:8504437 20th October 1917
burial Baghdad North Gate Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Baghdad Iraq XXI.V.21 Source:8504734
sibling Nellie Source:8504437
sibling Charlotte Source:8504437
sibling Margaret Source:8504437
sibling Ernest Source:8504437
sibling John Source:8504437
sibling George Source:8504437

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Ollier
Source 3331532
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Living with aunt, mother's sister at 6, The Moor, Knutsford United Kingdom other group residence address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 33490 Cheshire Regiment 14th Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Thomas Ernest Ollier father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Fred Ollier brother 1894
Nellie step-sister
Charlotte step-sister
Margaret step-sister
Ernest step-brother
John step-brother
George step-brother
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1916-02-01 5'3"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Sylvia3155
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Sylvia3155
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Sylvia3155
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Sylvia3155
Britain Absent voters lists 1918-1921 Image Sylvia3155
Britain Absent voters lists 1918-1921 Image Sylvia3155

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Multimedia

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The Knutsford Centennial War Memorial Sylvia3155

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