We remember Richard Birtwistle

We remember Richard Birtwistle

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Timeline

Timeline

1878
birth Lancs, Rawtenstall United Kingdom Source:7452351 Source:9156118 1878
1882
sibling Nancy Birtwistle Source:9156111 1882
1885
sibling Elizabeth Ann Birtwistle Source:9156111 1885
1901
location 10 Taylors Buildings, Back Bury Road, Rawtenstall United Kingdom parents address Source:9156111 1901
1901
employment Cotton Mule Spinner Source:9156111 1901
1905
marriage Annie Kairns Source:9156123 1905 - 23rd March 1918
1906
children James Thomas Birtwistle Source:9156118 1906
1908
children Richard Birtwistle Source:9156118 1908
1911
location 3 Primitive Terrace, Crawshawbooth United Kingdom their own address Source:9156118 1911
1911
children Francis Birtwistle Source:9156118 1911
1911
employment Condensed Spinner Source:9156118 1911
1915
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:357117 18th July 1915
service British Army Private 16924 East Lancashire Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:7452351
service British Army Private 16924 East Lancashire Regiment 7th east Battalion Source:357117
1918
death Source:7452351 23rd March 1918
1918
dates Age 40 Source:7452351 23rd March 1918
burial Pozieres Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France No known grave - commemorated on Addenda Panel. Source:7452351

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Richard
Initials R
Last Name Birtwistle
Source 357117
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
10 Taylors Buildings, Back Bury Road, Rawtenstall United Kingdom parents address known 1901
3 Primitive Terrace, Crawshawbooth United Kingdom their own address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 16924 East Lancashire Regiment 7th east Battalion Private
British Army 16924 East Lancashire Regiment 2nd Battalion Private
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
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Thomas Birtwistle son 1906
Richard Birtwistle son 1908
Francis Birtwistle son 1911
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Ann mother
Robert Birtwistle father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Nancy Birtwistle sister 1882
Elizabeth Ann Birtwistle sister 1885
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie Kairns wife 1905

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Ian105013
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ian105013
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ian105013
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Ian105013

No external evidence

Multimedia

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Rawtenstall Cemetery - Municipal War Memorial Ian105013
East Lancshire Regiment cap badge Ian105013
1914/15 Star, BWM and Victory Medal Ian105013

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We remember Richard Birtwistle