We remember Walter Rollinson

We remember Walter Rollinson

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Timeline

Timeline

1883
birth Sheffield, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8542762 August 1883
1903
enlistment Sheffield, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8542762 16th January 1903
1903
service British Army Private 7878 South Wales Borderers Source:8542762 16th January 1903 - 8th June 1903
1903
service British Army Private 7878 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Source:8542762 9th June 1903 - 14th November 1904
1904
location HM Troopship "Plassey" to destination of Southampton, departing from Durban South Africa military residence address Source:8542762 20th May 1904 - 9th June 1904
1904
service British Army Private 7878 South Wales Borderers 1st Battalion Source:8542762 15th November 1904 - 2nd April 1906
1904
location Troopship to (Karachi?) Indian subcontinent, leaving Southampton United Kingdom military residence address Source:8542762 15th November 1904 - 8th December 1904
1906
location Discharge Depôt, Fort Brockhurst, Gosport, Hampshire United Kingdom military residence address Source:8542762 31st March 1906 - 2nd April 1906
1907
marriage Kate Crapper Source:8542762 17th February 1907
1914
service British Army Private 7878 South Wales Borderers 1st Battalion Source:8542762 13th November 1914 - 12th January 1916
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8542762 13th November 1914 - 12th January 1916
1916
service British Army Private 7878 South Wales Borderers Depot Source:8542762 13th January 1916 - 24th January 1916
1916
discharge Source:8542762 24th January 1916

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Walter
Initials W
Last Name Rollinson
Source 3814026
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Discharge Depôt, Fort Brockhurst, Gosport, Hampshire United Kingdom military residence address 31st March 1906 - 2nd April 1906
HM Troopship "Plassey" to destination of Southampton, departing from Durban South Africa military residence address 20th May 1904 - 9th June 1904
Troopship to (Karachi?) Indian subcontinent, leaving Southampton United Kingdom military residence address 15th November 1904 - 8th December 1904
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 7878 South Wales Borderers Private
British Army 7878 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 7878 South Wales Borderers 1st Battalion Private
British Army 7878 South Wales Borderers 1st Battalion Private
British Army 7878 South Wales Borderers Depot Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Kate Crapper wife 17th February 1907

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British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Keith1947

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