We remember Eric Ronald Ratcliff-Gaylard

We remember Eric Ronald Ratcliff-Gaylard

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Timeline

Timeline

1894
birth Blechynden House, Openshaw, Manchester, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:8569205 Source:8596836 23rd December 1894
1914
employment Clerk Lloyds Bank United Kingdom Source:8597272 2nd September 1914
1914
enlistment Liverpool United Kingdom Source:8597272 2nd September 1914
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8569205 19th May 1916 - 19th July 1916
1916
death Killed in Action Killed in action while leading his platoon on an attack of the German trenches. Laventie France Source:6174167 Source:8569205 19th July 1916
burial Laventie Military Cemetery, La Gorgue CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Nord France Source:8569200
education Birkenhead Institute Birkenhead, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:8569205
education King's College Taunton United Kingdom Source:8569205
education Probus School Cornwall United Kingdom Source:8569205
service British Army Private 15918 King's (Liverpool) Regiment Source:8597272
service British Army Second Lieutenant Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry Source:9512262
sibling Cecil Charles Alexander CCA Ratcliff-Gaylard Source:8569200
sibling Edith Alice Louisa EAL Ratcliff-Gaylard Source:8569201

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Eric Ronald
Initials ER
Last Name Ratcliff-Gaylard
Source 8569200
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
10 Clifton Road, Birkenhead, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address known 1911-04-02
7 Grey Mare Lane, Manchester United Kingdom parents address known 1901-04-02
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
British Army 15918 King's (Liverpool) Regiment Private
British Army Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry Second Lieutenant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jeannie mother
James Ratcliff-Gaylard father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Cecil Charles Alexander Ratcliff-Gaylard brother
Edith Alice Louisa Ratcliff-Gaylard sister
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914-09-02 6'2"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-09-02 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
British Army, De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour 1914-1918 Transcription Hannah21187
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Hannah21187
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Hannah21187
Medal Index Card

External Evidence

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Commonwealth War Graves Record Alun44477
Ancestry link to 1901 Census Alun44477
Link to brother's record: Cecil Charles Alexander Ratcliff-Gaylard Hannah21187
Attestation Papers Alun44477

Multimedia

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Laventie, France Susan9243
Biography of E. R. Ratcliffe Gaylard Alun44477
Portrait of E.R.Ratcliffe Gaylatd Alun44477
Birkenhead Cenotaph record Alun44477
Birkenhead Institute Roll of Honour Alun44477
Birkenhead Institute War Memorial Alun44477
Report of 2nd Lieut Ratcliffe-Gaylard's death John6705

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