We remember David Harkness Blakey

We remember David Harkness Blakey

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Timeline

Timeline

1878
sibling Robert Blakey Source:8501856 1878
1879
sibling Mary Blakey Source:8501856 1879
1884
sibling Jane Blakey Source:8501856 1884
1889
birth Crow Hall Cottages, Sunderland Road, Felling, Durham United Kingdom Source:8501790 November 1889
1891
location Pleiad Place, High Street, Gateshead United Kingdom parents address Source:8501856 1891
1892
sibling Thomas A R Blakey Source:8501857 1892
1894
sibling Elizabeth P Blakey Source:8501857 1894
1899
sibling William Blakey Source:8501857 1899
1900
sibling Ada Blakey Source:8501857 1900
1901
location No 5 cottages, Chester Le Street, Lamesley, Durham United Kingdom parents address Source:8501857 1901
1908
marriage Sarah Kendall Source:8502066 1908
1909
children Henry Blakey Source:8502064 1909
1911
location 70 Front Street, Winlanton, Gateshead United Kingdom their own address Source:8502064 April 1911
1911
employment Coal miner Winlanton, Durham United Kingdom Source:8502064 1911
1911
children Vivien Winifred Blakey Source:8502064 1911
1916
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:8501854 14th December 1916
service British Army Private 18634 Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers Source:379223
service British Army Serjeant 18634 Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers Source:379223
1916
death Killed in Action The Somme France Source:7440571 Source:8501788 1st July 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7440571

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names David Harkness
Initials DH
Last Name Blakey
Source 7440571
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
70 Front Street, Winlanton, Gateshead United Kingdom their own address known April 1911
No 5 cottages, Chester Le Street, Lamesley, Durham United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Pleiad Place, High Street, Gateshead United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 18634 Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers Private
British Army 18634 Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Henry Blakey son 1909
Vivien Winifred Blakey daughter 1911
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Isabella mother
Henry Blakey father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Robert Blakey brother 1878
Mary Blakey sister 1879
Jane Blakey sister 1884
Thomas A R Blakey brother 1892
Elizabeth P Blakey sister 1894
William Blakey brother 1899
Ada Blakey sister 1900
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah Kendall wife 1908

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Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Trevor65535
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Trevor65535
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Trevor65535
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Trevor65535
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Trevor65535
Medal Index Cards Transcription Alan68334

External Evidence

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Found after 98 Years Trevor65535
Military Medal Trevor65535
Somme Battlefield Trevor65535
British first world war soldier laid to rest almost 100 years after death Edward43379

Multimedia

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Cap badge of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers ww1 Anne1202
Portrait olivier56465
David's grave (right) in Connaught Cemetery Charlotte33
Thiepval Wood and Connaught Cemetery 091116 Richard158279
Thiepval Wood and Connaught Cemetery 091116 Richard158279
British Army WWI Medal Rolls Index Cards Richard158279

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We remember David Harkness Blakey