We remember Walton Horace John Petley

We remember Walton Horace John Petley

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Timeline

Timeline

1891
birth Weybridge, Surrey United Kingdom Source:7740577 Source:8526791 21st June 1891
1892
sibling Reginald Edmund Petley Source:8526984 1892
1899
education General education Royal Masonic School Wood Green, London then Bushey, Hertfordshire United Kingdom Source:7740577 1899 - 1908
1901
location Royal Masonic School, Wood Green, Middlesex United Kingdom school/college address Source:8526791 31st March 1901
1908
employment Bank Clerk Messrs Grindlay and Co Parliament Street, London SW United Kingdom Source:8526984 1908 - March 1915
1911
location 8 Lanley Road, Beckenham, Kent United Kingdom Source:8526984 2nd April 1911
1915
enlistment London United Kingdom Source:7740577 March 1915
1915
service British Army Rifleman 2021 London Regiment 5th Battalion (London Rifle Brigade) Source:7740569 March 1915 - 10th September 1916
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:3489566 2nd September 1915 - 10th September 1916
1916
death Killed in Action He was shot through the throat and killed instantly. Leuze Wood, Somme France Source:6161141 Source:7740577 10th September 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Thiepval, Somme He was buried on the battlefield at Leuze Wood near Combles. France Pier and Face 9 D Source:7740569 Source:7740577

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Walton Horace John
Initials WHJ
Last Name Petley
Source 3489566
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
8 Lanley Road, Beckenham, Kent United Kingdom known 2nd April 1911
Royal Masonic School, Wood Green, Middlesex United Kingdom school/college address known 31st March 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 2021 London Regiment 5th Battalion (London Rifle Brigade) Rifleman
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Amy Florence Petley mother
Horace James Petley father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Reginald Edmund Petley brother 1892

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Gordon760
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Gordon760
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Gordon760

External Evidence

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Commonwealth War Grave Trevor321
Memorials of Masonians Who Fell in the Great War Gordon760
Lest We Forget - Beckenham & the Great War by Pat Manning and Ian Muir Trevor321

Multimedia

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Plaque in St.George's Church, Beckenham, Kent Trevor321
Beckenham War Memorial Trevor321
Walton Horace John Petley Gordon760

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