We remember William Charles Richings

We remember William Charles Richings

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Timeline

Timeline

1886
sibling Reginald Richings Source:6190064 1886
1888
sibling Blanche Richings Source:6190064 1888
1890
sibling Alfred Richings Source:6190064 1890
1893
birth Westonbirt, Glos United Kingdom Source:6190068 1893
1901
location Westonbirt, Glos United Kingdom parents address Source:6190064 1901
1901
dates Age 7 Source:6190064 1901
1911
appointments Home service Source:6191411 13th March 1911 - 25th August 1914
1911
employment Farm labourer Source:6191409 13th March 1911
1911
dates Age 18 Source:6191409 13th March 1911
1911
enlistment Stroud, Glos United Kingdom Source:6191409 13th March 1911
1911
dates Age 18 Source:6190068 1911
1911
location Caterham Barracks, Surrey United Kingdom military residence address Source:6190068 1911
1914
appointments Army Reserve Source:6191412 13th March 1914 - 4th August 1914
1914
appointments Ex. Force France Source:6191411 26th August 1914 - 17th March 1915
service British Army Private 15172 Grenadier Guards Source:3732894
1915
death Killed in Action Source:7134322 Source:6190060 17th March 1915
burial Guards Cemetery, Windy Corner, Cuinchy CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Source:7134322

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Charles
Initials WC
Last Name Richings
Source 7134322
First Names William Charles
Initials WC
Last Name Richings
Source 6190060
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Caterham Barracks, Surrey United Kingdom military residence address known 1911
Westonbirt, Glos United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 15172 Grenadier Guards Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Kate Richings mother
William Richings father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Reginald Richings brother 1886
Blanche Richings sister 1888
Alfred Richings brother 1890
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Light brown
DateHeightSource
1911-03-13 5'9"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1911-03-13 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Medal Index Card
GRO WAR DEATHS ARMY OTHER RANKS (1914 to1921) Transcription Ann28002
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Ann28002
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ann28002
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ann28002
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

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Multimedia

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Attestation form Ann28002
Attestation form page 2 Ann28002
Military history sheet Ann28002
Statement of service Ann28002
Avening memorial Ann28002

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