We remember Matthew Ridley Richardson

We remember Matthew Ridley Richardson

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Timeline

1887
sibling Sarah Elizabeth Richardson Source:6653729 1887
1892
birth Hulme, Manchester United Kingdom Source:6172435 21st December 1892
1895
sibling Nicholas Ernest Richardson Source:6653729 1895
1901
sibling Ridley Richardson Source:6653729 1901
1907
sibling Harold Richardson Source:6653729 1907
1914
service British Army Private 2263 Manchester Regiment 1/7th Battalion Source:6173867 1st September 1914 - 13th September 1916
1914
enlistment Manchester United Kingdom Source:6173867 1st September 1914
1914
employment Clerk Refuge Assurance Company Oxford Road, Manchester United Kingdom Source:6653729 November 1914
1915
education Elementary/Secondary Upper Jackson Street School Hulme, Manchester United Kingdom Source:6653729 23rd March 1915
1915
location 91 Cromwell Road Stretford Manchester United Kingdom their own address Source:6653729 9th April 1915
1915
awards Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration Source:6173911 5th June 1915
1915
hospitalisation Matthew Richardson's left arm was amputated as a result of injuries sustained in battle at Gallipoli. Hospital/Institution Source:6653729 15th August 1915 - 15th August 1915
1916
discharge Source:6173867 13th September 1916
1928
marriage Evelyne Margaret Lawrence Source:6991073 18th July 1928 - 18th September 1964
1964
dates Age 71 Source:6172464 18th September 1964
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:6173867
1964
death Not War Related Cause of death given as bronchopneumonia and generalised atherosclerosis Park Hospital, Davyhulme, Manchester United Kingdom Source:6172464 18th September 1964
sibling Edward Richardson Source:6653729

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Matthew Ridley
Initials MR
Last Name Richardson
Source 6172435
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
91 Cromwell Road Stretford Manchester United Kingdom their own address known 9th April 1915
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 2263 Manchester Regiment 1/7th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Maria Richardson mother
Matthew Ridley Richardson father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah Elizabeth Richardson sister 1887
Nicholas Ernest Richardson brother 1895
Edward Richardson brother
Ridley Richardson brother 1901
Harold Richardson brother 1907
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Evelyne Margaret Lawrence wife 18th July 1928
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Blue Brown
DateHeightSource
1916-09-06 5'8"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1928-07-18 Congregationalist

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