We remember Henry Birch

We remember Henry Birch

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Timeline

Timeline

1882
birth Burnsall, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:9523345 Source:9523410 1882
1883
sibling Margaret J Inman Source:9523425 1883
1888
sibling Elizabeth Inman Source:9523425 1888
1888
sibling Robert Inman Source:9523345 1888
1891
dates Age 9 Source:9523410 5th April 1891
1891
location Burnsall Road, Burnsall, Yorkshire United Kingdom away from home address Source:9523410 5th April 1891
1898
sibling Isabel Inman Source:9523589 1898
1901
employment Apprentice Joiner Burnsall, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:9523425 31st March 1901
1901
location Holly Cottage, Village Green, Burnsall, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9523425 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 19 Source:9523425 31st March 1901
1906
marriage Molly Woodwarth Source:9523509 3rd November 1906 - 7th July 1916
1907
children Kathleen Birch Source:9523509 24th May 1907
1908
children Wallace Harry Birch Source:9523509 30th September 1908
1911
dates Age 29 Source:9523453 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Roadman Skipton R District Council Burnsall, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:9523453 2nd April 1911
1911
location Chapel View, Burnsall, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address Source:9523453 2nd April 1911
1912
children Annie Noreen Birch Source:9523509 15th October 1912
1914
employment Joiner Jamie Clarkston Burnsall, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:9523509 8th September 1914
1914
enlistment Skipton, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:9523509 8th September 1914
1914
service British Army Private 10/13033 Duke of Wellington's Regiment 11th Service Battalion Source:9523509 8th September 1914
1915
children Christopher Henry Birch Source:9523509 February 1915
1915
dates Age 34 Source:9523509 2nd September 1915
1915
location Chapel View, Burnsall, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address Source:9523509 2nd September 1915
1915
hospitalisation No longer physically fit Hospital/Institution Source:9523509 2nd December 1915 - 4th December 1915
1915
discharge Source:9523509 2nd December 1915
1916
dates Age 34 Source:9523589 24th January 1916
1916
service British Army Private 6/4847 Duke of Wellington's West Riding Regiment 1st/6th Battalion 'C' Coy Source:9523609 24th January 1916 - 7th July 1916
1916
employment Roadman Burnsall, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:9523589 24th January 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9523589 1st April 1916 - 7th July 1916
1916
location Embarked Southampton United Kingdom military residence address Source:9523589 3rd April 1916
1916
hospitalisation Gunshot Wound Left Thigh Hospital/Institution Source:9523589 3rd July 1916 - 6th July 1916
1916
hospitalisation Gunshot Wound Left Thigh Hospital/Institution Source:9523589 7th July 1916 - 7th July 1916
hospitalisation Hospital/Institution Source:9523509
1916
death Died of wounds Canadian Hospital, Etaples France Source:9523309 Source:9523589 Source:9523609 7th July 1916
burial St. Wilfrid's Church Etaples Military Cemetery Non-War Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Burnsall, Yorkshire Etaples United Kingdom France II. B. 64 Source:9523345 Source:9523309

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Henry
Initials H
Last Name Birch
Source 347894
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Burnsall Road, Burnsall, Yorkshire United Kingdom away from home address known 5th April 1891
Chapel View, Burnsall, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address known 2nd April 1911
Chapel View, Burnsall, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address known 2nd September 1915
Embarked Southampton United Kingdom military residence address 3rd April 1916
Holly Cottage, Village Green, Burnsall, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 10/13033 Duke of Wellington's Regiment 11th Service Battalion Private
British Army 6/4847 Duke of Wellington's West Riding Regiment 1st/6th Battalion 'C' Coy Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie Noreen Birch daughter 15th October 1912
Christopher Henry Birch son February 1915
Kathleen Birch daughter 24th May 1907
Wallace Harry Birch son 30th September 1908
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Inman nee Birch mother
Christopher Inman father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Robert Inman step-brother 1888
Elizabeth Inman step-sister 1888
Margaret J Inman step-sister 1883
Isabel Inman sister 1898
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Molly Woodwarth wife 3rd November 1906
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Dark Grey Dark Brown
DateHeightSource
1915-09-02 5'9"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-09-08 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Ann144206
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ann144206
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ann144206
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ann144206
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Ann144206
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Ann144206
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Ann144206

External Evidence

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Craven's Part in the Great War Ann144206

Multimedia

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Memorial Inscription Henry Birch Ann144206
Burnsall Church Ann144206
Henry Birch Ann144206

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