We remember Herbert Read

We remember Herbert Read

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Timeline

1881
sibling William George Read Source:7613190 1881
1883
sibling Walter William Read Source:7613190 1883
1885
sibling Alfred Charles Read Source:7613190 1885
1887
sibling Albert Edward Read Source:7613190 1887
1891
birth MELTON, WOODBRIDGE, SUFFOLK United Kingdom Source:7605767 19th February 1891
1895
sibling Stanley Arthur Read Source:7613190 1895
1896
sibling Ernest Sidney Read Source:7613190 1896
1913
marriage Elsie TAYLOR Source:7605793 16th December 1913
1914
children Walter Jack READ Source:7605793 5th June 1914
1915
enlistment Suffolk United Kingdom Source:7613190 6th April 1915
1915
dates Age 23 Source:7613190 6th April 1915
1916
employment GROOM PERCY CROSSMAN FOXBORO HALL, MELTON India Source:7613190 6th April 1916
1916
dates Age 25 Source:7613190 17th November 1916
1916
service British Army CORPORAL 290227 6th PROVISIONAL BATTALION TERRITORIAL FORCE Source:7613190 17th November 1916
1916
service British Army CORPORAL 290227 Suffolk Regiment Source:7624115 1916
1929
children Francis Stanley READ Source:7605793 28th April 1929
1932
children Richard Herbert READ Source:7605793 5th August 1932
service British Army Private 290227 Suffolk Regiment Source:3672387
1962
death Not War Related HERBERT SUFFERED ALL HIS LIFE AS A RESULT OF A MUSTARD GAS ATTACK WHICH LEFT HIS LUNGS AND EYESIGHT DAMAGED. HE DIED OF A HEART ATTACK. MISTLEY, ESSEX United Kingdom Source:7605793 13th May 1962
burial Crematorium Non-War Cemetery IPSWICH, SUFFOLK United Kingdom Source:7605793

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Herbert
Initials H
Last Name Read
Source 3672387
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 290227 Suffolk Regiment Private
British Army 290227 6th PROVISIONAL BATTALION TERRITORIAL FORCE CORPORAL
British Army 290227 Suffolk Regiment CORPORAL
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Walter Jack READ son 5th June 1914
Francis Stanley READ son 28th April 1929
Richard Herbert READ son 5th August 1932
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice READ mother
Isaac READ father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William George READ brother 1881
Walter William READ brother 1883
Albert Edward READ brother 1887
Stanley Arthur READ brother 1895
Ernest Sidney READ brother 1896
Alfred Charles READ brother 1885
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elsie TAYLOR wife 16th December 1913

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ENGLAND AND WALES BIRTHS 1837 - 2006 CAROLE50134
1891 ENLAND, WALES AND SCOTLAND CENCUS CAROLE50134
ENGLAND AND WALES DEATHS 1837 - 2007 CAROLE50134

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1911 CENSUS CAROLE50134
NOTICE OF DEATH CAROLE50134
IN MEMORY OF HERBERT READ CAROLE50134
A FAMILY OF SOLDIERS FROM MELTON CAROLE50134
HERBERT READ CAROLE50134
PRIVATE HERBERT READ CAROLE50134
Lawford parish records record CAROLE50134
Herbert Read's Dogtag CAROLE50134
1918 ENVELOPE CAROLE50134

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