We remember Ernest Bilton

We remember Ernest Bilton

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1875
sibling John William Bilton Source:8570716 1875
1877
sibling Robert Bilton Source:8570716 1877
1881
sibling Hannah Bilton Source:8570716 1881
1883
sibling George Henry Bilton Source:8570716 1883
1889
sibling Charles Bilton Source:8570716 1889
1891
sibling Arthur Bilton Source:8570716 1891
1893
sibling Thomas Bilton Source:8570716 1893
1895
birth Balderton, near Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom Source:8570759 Source:8570716 29th January 1895
1897
sibling Sarah Lizzie Bilton Source:8570716 1897
1901
dates Age 6 Source:8570716 31st March 1901
1901
location Staple Lane, Balderton, near Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8570716 31st March 1901
1911
employment Gardener (Domestic) A local gentleman Balderton, near Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom Source:8570717 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 16 Source:8570717 2nd April 1911
1911
location Staple Lane, Balderton, near Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8570717 2nd April 1911
1914
dates Age 19 Source:8570720 10th October 1914
1914
enlistment Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom Source:8570720 10th November 1914
1914
service British Army Private 305892 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 2/8th Battalion Source:8570720 10th November 1914 - 20th December 1914
1914
service British Army Lance Corporal 305892 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 2/8th Battalion Source:8570720 21st December 1914 - 11th December 1916
1916
service British Army Coporal 305892 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 2/8th Battalion Source:8570720 12th December 1916 - 5th March 1917
1917
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8570720 27th February 1917 - 30th March 1918
1917
service British Army Lance Serjeant 305892 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 2/8th Battalion Source:8570720 6th March 1917 - 12th April 1917
1917
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:8570720 3rd April 1917
1917
service British Army Serjeant 305892 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 2/8th Battalion Source:8570720 13th April 1917 - 28th January 1918
1918
service British Army Serjeant 305892 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 1/8th Battalion Source:8570720 29th January 1918 - 29th November 1918
1918
hospitalisation Gun Shot Wounds right leg (amputated) and both hands head and left foot, severe. Hospital/Institution Source:8570720 31st March 1918 - 29th November 1918
1918
discharge Source:8570720 29th November 1918
1918
dates Age 23 Source:8570720 29th November 1918
1918
location Queen Cottage, Balderton, near Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8570720 29th November 1918
1970
dates Age 75 Source:8570759 1970
1970
death Not War Related Ernest died some 52 years after the ending of the Great War. He was 75. Newark (Nottinghamshire) Registration District United Kingdom Source:8570759 1970

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Ernest
Initials E
Last Name Bilton
Source 343046
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Queen Cottage, Balderton, near Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom parents address known 29th November 1918
Staple Lane, Balderton, near Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Staple Lane, Balderton, near Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 305892 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 2/8th Battalion Private
British Army 305892 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 2/8th Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 305892 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 2/8th Battalion Coporal
British Army 305892 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 2/8th Battalion Lance Serjeant
British Army 305892 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 2/8th Battalion Serjeant
British Army 305892 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 1/8th Battalion Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Louisa Bilton nee Flowers mother
William Bilton father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John William Bilton brother 1875
Robert Bilton brother 1877
Hannah Bilton sister 1881
George Henry Bilton brother 1883
Charles Bilton brother 1889
Arthur Bilton brother 1891
Thomas Bilton brother 1893
Sarah Lizzie Bilton sister 1897

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