We remember Frank Pickering

We remember Frank Pickering

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Timeline

Timeline

1894
birth Littleworth, Wing, Buckinghamshire United Kingdom Source:8649948 Source:8649947 1894
1915
enlistment Source:8649954 November 1915
1916
death Died of wounds The battalion suffered heavily in the attack on High Wood on 15 July. Soldiers Died indicates Pickering died of wounds but his burial place was later lost, or not recorded. High Wood France Source:7742080 Source:8649954 15th July 1916
employment Gas fitter Carshalton gas works Source:8649944
service Private C1600 King's Royal Rifle Corps Source:5515378
service Private C1600 King's Royal Rifle Corps Source:5515378

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Frank
Initials F
Last Name Pickering
Source 3510812
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
Littleworth, Wing, Buckinghamshire United Kingdom parents address known 1901-03-31
Old Gasworks Cottage, The Wrythe, Carshalton United Kingdom away from home address known 1911-04-02
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
British Army C1600 King's Royal Rifle Corps Private
British Army C1600 King's Royal Rifle Corps Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Frances mother
Merrishaw Pickering father

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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National Roll of the Great War 1914-1918 Transcription Alex3086
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription David114
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription David114
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription David114
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription David114
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription David114
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription David114
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription David114
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription David114
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription David114
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription David114
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription David114
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription David114
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription David114
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription David114
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription David114
Medal Index Card

External Evidence

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Frank Pickering David114
16th (S) Battalion, The King's Royal Rifle Corps (Church Lads' Brigade) David114
George William Heather, London, C of E Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921, London Met Archives/ancestry David114
Merrishaw Pickering, Sutton, Surrey, C of E Marriages & Banns, Sutton Archives/ancestry.co.uk David114
Frank Pickering in the Soldier's Effects Registers (Ancestry.co.uk/National Army Museum) David114
King’s Royal Rifle Corps David114
Letter prefixes to British soldier’s numbers in the First World War David114
Frank Pickering (1894-15 July 1916†) David114
George William Heather, Sutton Rate Collection Books, 1783-1914, Sutton Archives/ancestry.co.uk David114

Multimedia

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Wing war memorial, showing Frank Pickering's name David114
The grave of Merryshaw and Frances Pickering, Wing David114
Wing church, photographed from the lych gate. David114

Stories

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