We remember William Poskitt

We remember William Poskitt

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Timeline

Timeline

1897
birth Pogmoor, Barnsley United Kingdom Source:6993437 Source:6993438 1897
1911
dates Age 14 Source:6993437 1911
1916
death Killed in Action France Source:7447643 Source:6993438 29th September 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7447643
service British Army Private 3/2926 York and Lancaster Regiment Source:3561145

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Poskitt
Source 3561145
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
22 Allatt Street, Barnsley United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Monk Bretton, Barnsley United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
British Army 3/2926 York and Lancaster Regiment Private

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Linda571
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Linda571
Medal Index Card

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected by 
William Poskitt - Online Tree on Ancestry Linda571
De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour on Ancestry Linda571
Barnsley War Memorials Project - St John's Barnsley Linda571

Multimedia

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Front of William Poskitt's medals Linda571
New St John's Memorial Linda571
William and Walter Poskitt obituaries 1916 Linda571
Backs of William Poskitt's medals Linda571

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