We remember Henry Poxon

We remember Henry Poxon

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Timeline

Timeline

1865
sibling William Poxon Source:8548321 1865
1867
sibling James Poxon Source:8548321 1867
1870
sibling Walter Poxon Source:8548321 1870
1872
sibling Annie Poxon Source:8548321 1872
1874
sibling Joseph Poxon Source:8548321 1874
1878
sibling Arthur Poxon Source:8548321 1878
1880
sibling Albert Poxon Source:8548321 1880
1881
location 17 Albion Road, Ardsley, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8548321 3rd April 1881
1882
birth Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8548266 20th May 1882
1884
sibling Selina Poxon Source:8548311 1884
1891
location 31 Commercial Street, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8548311 5th April 1891
1904
marriage Amy Newsam Source:8548266 19th June 1904
1904
children James Harris Poxon Source:8548266 23rd October 1904
1909
children William Poxon Source:8548266 1st February 1909
1912
children Annie Poxon Source:8548266 13th September 1912
1914
service British Army Private 2126 York and Lancaster Regiment Source:8548266 7th August 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8548266 13th April 1915
1916
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8548266 15th June 1916
1916
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:8548266 7th July 1916
1916
service British Army Serjeant 2126 York and Lancaster Regiment 1st/5th Battalion Source:8548291 7th October 1916
1921
location 8 Cobden Terrace, Silver Street, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address Source:7108907 1921
1916
death Not War Related Accidentally killed near Ypres Source:7108907 Source:8548266 7th October 1916
burial Foncquevillers Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France I. J. 9. Source:7108907

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Henry
Initials H
Last Name Poxon,
Source 7108907
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
17 Albion Road, Ardsley, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 3rd April 1881
31 Commercial Street, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
8 Cobden Terrace, Silver Street, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address known 1921
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 2126 York and Lancaster Regiment Private
British Army 2126 York and Lancaster Regiment 1st/5th Battalion Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
MM British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Harris Poxon son 23rd October 1904
William Poxon son 1st February 1909
Annie Poxon daughter 13th September 1912
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Selina mother
William Poxon father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Poxon brother 1865
James Poxon brother 1867
Walter Poxon brother 1870
Annie Poxon sister 1872
Joseph Poxon brother 1874
Arthur Poxon brother 1878
Albert Poxon brother 1880
Selina Poxon sister 1884
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Amy Newsam wife 19th June 1904

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Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Medal Index Cards Transcription Linda571
Medal Index Cards Transcription Linda571
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Linda571
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Linda571

External Evidence

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Barnsley War Memorials Project - Radical and Liberal Club Linda571
Du Ruvigney's Roll of Honour Linda571
Image of Medal Card from Ancestry Linda571
Marriage entry from St George's Church, Barnsley Linda571

Multimedia

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Henry Poxon from Barnsley Chronicle Linda571
Index entry for Henry's father's death Linda571
Military Medal Vincent96527

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