We remember Frederick William Purton

We remember Frederick William Purton

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Timeline

Timeline

1888
sibling Ellen Elizabeth Purton Source:9079142 1888
1889
sibling Edwin Arthur Purton Source:9079197 6th December 1889
1892
sibling Reginald Purton Source:9079244 12th November 1892
1895
birth Little Gaddesden United Kingdom Source:9075524 Source:9075517 1895
1897
sibling Daisy Agnes Purton Source:9080463 25th September 1897
1900
sibling Lizzie Or Elizabeth Purton Source:9075523 July 1900
1901
location 5 Hudnall, Berkhampstead United Kingdom parents address Source:9075523 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 6 Source:9075517 31st March 1901
1911
dates Age 16 Source:9075523 2nd April 1911
1911
location 5 Hudnall, Berkhampstead United Kingdom parents address Source:9075523 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Dairy Lad (on a) Farm Hudnall United Kingdom Source:9075523 2nd April 1911
1915
service British Army Private 14546 Bedfordshire Regiment 6th Battalion Source:9076158 31st July 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9075532 31st July 1915 - 25th April 1916
1916
service British Army Pioneer 147225 Royal Engineers Special Brigade, 5th (Mortar) Battalion Source:9075537 24th April 1916
1916
hospitalisation Suffered burns and shock in an explosion at Audruicq Hospital/Institution Source:9080449 25th April 1916
1916
dates Age 21 Source:9075500 25th April 1916
enlistment Hertford United Kingdom Source:9075504
1989
education From an Infant Little Gaddesden School Little Gaddesden United Kingdom Source:9317567 18th April 1989
1916
death Died of wounds "Died of accidental injuries" (CWGC). Suffered burns and shock from explosion at Audruicq and recorded "dead on admission" to No 35 Lahore British General Hospital at Calais. Audruicq France Source:9075500 Source:9080449 25th April 1916
burial Calais Southern Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Plot C. Row 3. Grave 14. Source:9075500

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Frederick William
Initials FW
Last Name Purton
Source 9075524
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
5 Hudnall, Berkhampstead United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
5 Hudnall, Berkhampstead United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 14546 Bedfordshire Regiment 6th Battalion Private
British Army 147225 Royal Engineers Special Brigade, 5th (Mortar) Battalion Pioneer
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
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Purton mother
Heber Purton father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ellen Elizabeth Purton sister 1888
Edwin Arthur Purton brother 6th December 1889
Reginald Purton brother 12th November 1892
Daisy Agnes Purton sister 25th September 1897
Lizzie Or Elizabeth Purton sister July 1900

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Jane31029
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Jane31029
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Jane31029
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029

External Evidence

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Medal Roll Index Card Image Jane31029
Register of Soldiers' Effects Jane31029
Hertfordshire Monumental Inscriptions Little Gaddesden The Parish Church of St Peter & St Paul Jane31029
Burial of Sister Ellen Elizabeth Jane31029
1939 Register entry Brother Edwin Jane31029
1939 Register entry Brother Reginald Jane31029
Roll of men suffering from injuries caused by an explosion at Audruicq Jane31029
1939 Register entry Sister Daisy Jane31029
Little Gaddesden School Log Book 1906 – 1934 Jane31029
A Century Remembered Jane31029
Marriage of Brother Reginald Jane31029
1919 Electoral Register Hudnall Brothers Edwin and Reginald Jane31029
1920 Electoral Register Little Gaddesden Brother Reginald Jane31029
Burial of Sister-in-Law Kate Jane31029
Burial of Brother Reginald Jane31029
7th Hertfordshire Battalion Home Guard. A History of the Battalion 1940-44 Jane31029
Little Gaddesden School Log Books 1887 – 1906 Jane31029
Accidental deaths in Audruicq explosion 25 April 1916 Jane31029

Multimedia

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Little Gaddesden War Memorial Jane31029
Little Gaddesden War Memorial – right hand panel Jane31029
Little Gaddesden Church War Memorial Jane31029
Little Gaddesden Church War Memorial - detail Jane31029
The Little Gaddesden Roll of Honour Jane31029
Frederick William remembered on his sister's grave Jane31029
Frederick Purton's CWGC Headstone Jane31029
5 & 6 Hudnall Jane31029
1914 15 Star, Br War Medal and Victory Medal Jane31029
Bedfordshire Regiment WW1 Cap Badge Jane31029
Royal Engineers WW1 Cap Badge Jane31029
Little Gaddesden War Memorial Jane31029

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