We remember Arthur Herbert Procter

We remember Arthur Herbert Procter

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Timeline

Timeline

1887
sibling Ethel Procter Source:8930401 1887
1890
birth Church Street, Bootle, West Derby, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:8508941 Source:8930406 11th August 1890
1891
location Derby Road, Bootle, Liverpool United Kingdom parents address Source:8930401 1891
1914
employment British Red Cross Society Medical Voluntary Aid Detachment Volunteer Birkenhead United Kingdom Source:8930406 August 1914 - November 1914
1914
appointments Stretcher bearer Source:8930406 November 1914
1914
location 68 Derby Road, Tranmere, Birkenhead United Kingdom Source:8508936 29th November 1914
1914
service British Army Private 3156 The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 1/5th Battalion Source:3608526 30th November 1914
1914
enlistment Source:3608526 30th November 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8508936 20th February 1915 - 29th September 1916
1915
hospitalisation Gunshot wound, right arm Hospital/Institution Source:8508936 18th May 1915
1916
awards Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration Source:3608526 4th June 1916
1916
dates Age 25 Source:8508937 7th August 1916
1916
location 5 Duddingston Avenue, Wavertree, Liverpool United Kingdom Source:8508936 9th August 1916
1916
hospitalisation Hospital admission Hospital/Institution Source:8508936 30th August 1916
1917
employment Commercial Traveller Source:8508936 21st March 1917
1917
service British Army Lance Corporal 200996 The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 3/5th Battalion Source:8508936 31st July 1917 - 10th February 1918
1917
marriage Hilda Mary Codd Source:8508936 1917
1918
service British Army Acting Corporal 200996 The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 1/5th Battalion Source:8508936 11th February 1918 - 14th October 1918
1918
discharge Source:8508936 14th October 1918
1919
children Arthur Reginald Procter Source:3608526 3rd April 1919
1921
service British Army Sergeant 3900856 The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 5th Battalion Source:8508936 21st March 1921 - 11th September 1923
1921
service British Army Private 3900856 The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 5th Battalion Source:8508936 21st March 1921 - 21st March 1921
1921
children Cecil C Procter Source:8930412 1921
1923
discharge Source:8508936 11th September 1923
1923
children Herbert F Procter Source:8930413 1923
1927
location 42 Kingfield Road, Queen's Park, Liverpool United Kingdom their own address Source:8508936 21st March 1927
1927
location Prescot, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:8930402 1927 - 1931
1927
children John P Procter Source:8930414 1927
1927
employment Curate, St Mary, Prescot Church of England Prescot, Lancashrie United Kingdom Source:8930402 1927 - 1931
1931
location Bosley Vicarage, Macclesfield United Kingdom Source:8930402 1931 - 1933
1931
employment Vicar of Bosley Church of England Bosley, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:8930402 1931 - 1933
1933
employment Vicar, St Stephen, Flowery Field Church of England Flowery Field, Hyde, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:8930402 1933 - 1944
1941
commission Source:8930403 4th March 1941
1941
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Squadron Leader 63054 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve Chaplain's Branch Source:8930403 4th March 1941 - 10th February 1954
1941
employment Chaplain Royal Air Force United Kingdom Source:8930402 1941 - 1946
1946
location Droylsden, Manchester United Kingdom Source:8930402 1946 - 1951
1946
employment Rector, St Mary, Droylsden Church of England Droylsden, Manchester United Kingdom Source:8930402 1946 - 1951
1951
location The Vicarage, Claybrooke with Wibtoft, Leicestershire United Kingdom Source:8930403 11th May 1951 - 1963
1951
employment Vicar, Claybrooke with Wibtoft Church of England Claybrooke with Wibtoft, Leicestershire United Kingdom Source:8930402 1951 - 1963
1954
discharge Source:8930403 10th February 1954
1963
location The Vicarage, Bradworthy, Devon United Kingdom Source:8930403 8th April 1963 - 1964
1963
appointments Honourary Chaplain to the R.A.F.V.R. Source:8930403 8th April 1963
1963
employment Vicar, Brandworthy Church of England Brandworthy, Devon United Kingdom Source:8930402 1963 - 1964
1964
location Mytton Oak Road, Shrewsbury, Shropshire United Kingdom Source:8930411 1964
1966
appointments Chaplain, Shrewsbury Royal British Legion Source:8930411 1966
service British Army Private 200996 The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 1/5th Battalion Source:8508936
education Port Sunlight School Source:3608526
education Exeter Training College Exeter United Kingdom Source:3608526
1973
death Sheffield, Yorkshire, England United Kingdom Source:8508941 27th January 1973
burial All Saints Chapel, Sheffield Cathedral Non-War Cemetery Sheffield, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8930402
awards War Medal Other War Service Award Source:8930407
awards Defence Medal Other War Service Award Source:8930407
location Exeter United Kingdom Source:8930406
location Lower Bebington, Liverpool United Kingdom parents address Source:8930406
awards 1953 Coronation Medal Other War Service Award Source:8930407
location Sheffield, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8930402
awards 1937 Coronation Medal Other War Service Award Source:8930407

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Arthur Herbert
Initials AH
Last Name Procter
Source 8508939
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
42 Kingfield Road, Queen's Park, Liverpool United Kingdom their own address 21st March 1927
5 Duddingston Avenue, Wavertree, Liverpool United Kingdom 9th August 1916
68 Derby Road, Tranmere, Birkenhead United Kingdom 29th November 1914
Bosley Vicarage, Macclesfield United Kingdom 1931 - 1933
Derby Road, Bootle, Liverpool United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Droylsden, Manchester United Kingdom 1946 - 1951
Exeter United Kingdom
Lower Bebington, Liverpool United Kingdom parents address
Mytton Oak Road, Shrewsbury, Shropshire United Kingdom 1964
Prescot, Lancashire United Kingdom 1927 - 1931
Sheffield, Yorkshire United Kingdom
The Vicarage, Bradworthy, Devon United Kingdom 8th April 1963 - 1964
The Vicarage, Claybrooke with Wibtoft, Leicestershire United Kingdom 11th May 1951 - 1963
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 3156 The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 1/5th Battalion Private
British Army 200996 The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 3/5th Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 200996 The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 1/5th Battalion Private
British Army 3900856 The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 5th Battalion Private
British Army 3900856 The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 5th Battalion Sergeant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 63054 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve Chaplain's Branch Squadron Leader
British Army 200996 The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 1/5th Battalion Acting Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
1937 Coronation Medal Other War Service Award
1953 Coronation Medal Other War Service Award
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Defence Medal Other War Service Award
VC British Award/Decoration
Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
War Medal Other War Service Award
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Arthur Reginald Procter son 3rd April 1919
Cecil C Procter son 1921
Herbert F Procter son 1923
John P Procter son 1927
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Arthur R Procter father
Ellen Procter mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ethel Procter sister 1887
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Hilda Mary Codd wife 1917
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Dark Brown
DateHeightSource
1914-11-26 5'7"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1921-03-21 Methodist

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Official Records

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Victoria Cross Recipients 1854-2006 Transcription Hannah21187
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Hannah21187
Medal Index Cards Transcription M2740
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
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External Evidence

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Liverpool Echo,"The Local V.C.", 7th August 1916 Hannah21187
Wikipedia: Arthur Herbert Procter Hannah21187
The London Gazette - Victoria Cross Trevor321
Private Arthur Procter (1890 - 1973) M2740
Crockford's Clerical Directory M2740
London Gazette M2740
Museum of Liverpool Blog - Arthur Procter VC M2740
Shropshire Star - Battle of the Somme 100th Anniversary M2740

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