We remember Gordon Billings

We remember Gordon Billings

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Timeline

Timeline

1890
birth Market Harborough, Leics United Kingdom Source:7331376 Source:8070461 1890
1908
enlistment Market Harborough, Leics United Kingdom Source:8070380 8th April 1908
1908
location 4 School Lane, Market Harborough, Leics United Kingdom parents address Source:8070380 1908 - 1915
1914
service British Army Corporal 146 Leicestershire Regiment Source:8070380 5th August 1914
1914
service British Army Serjeant 146 Leicestershire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Source:7331376 3rd December 1914 - 13th October 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8070380 28th February 1915 - 13th October 1915
employment corset maker R and W H Symington Market Harborough, Leics United Kingdom Source:8070380
1915
death Killed in Action Loos France Source:7331376 Source:8070380 13th October 1915
burial Loos Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Panel 42 to 44 Source:7331376
sibling Nora Billings Source:8070380

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Gordon
Initials G
Last Name Billings
Source 341507
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
4 School Lane, Market Harborough, Leics United Kingdom parents address 1908 - 1915
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 146 Leicestershire Regiment Corporal
British Army 146 Leicestershire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Serjeant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Kate Elizabeth Billings mother
George Billings father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Nora Billings sister

Media

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
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Liz37211
Leicestershire and Rutland, Soldiers Died 1914-1920 Transcription Liz37211
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Liz37211
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Liz37211
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Liz37211
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Liz37211

External Evidence

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UK, Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects, 1901-1929 Liz37211
UK, Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects, 1901-1929 Liz37211
Blog by John Dilley on the Newspapers and the Great War website Liz37211

Multimedia

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LOOS MEMORIAL, FRANCE Liz37211
Sgt. Gordon Billings, 1/5th Leicesters Liz37211
Leicestershire Regiment Cap Badge Vincent96527
Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France 2 Vincent96527
Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France 3 Vincent96527

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