We remember Fred Rowlands

We remember Fred Rowlands

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Timeline

Timeline

1889
birth Welshpool United Kingdom Source:5500890 22nd February 1889
1913
marriage Elizabeth Rowlands Source:5500890 24th March 1913
1914
enlistment Porthcawl United Kingdom Source:5500890 September 1914
1914
children Gwladys-Maud Louvain Rowlands Source:5500890 October 1914
1915
appointments Sergeant Source:5500890 3rd December 1915 - 7th July 1916
1915
service British Army Sergeant 23396 Welsh Regiment 16th Battalion Source:5500890 3rd December 1915 - 7th July 1916
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:5500890 3rd December 1915 - 7th July 1916
1916
dates Age 27 Source:5500890 7th July 1916
1916
employment Assistant Timberman International Colliery Blaengarw Blaengarw United Kingdom Source:5500890 21st July 1916
employment Assistant Timber-man International Colliery Blaengarw, Bridgend United Kingdom Source:5500890
service British Army Serjeant 23396 Welsh Regiment Source:3843333
1916
death Killed in Action Died at the Battle for Mametz Wood Mametz Wood France Source:7291252 Source:5500890 Source:5497557 7th July 1916
burial Flatiron Copse Cemetery, Mametz CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme Flatiron Copse Cemetery, Mametz. France Source:7291252 Source:5497557

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Fred
Initials F
Last Name Rowlands
Source 3843333
First Names Fred
Initials F
Last Name Rowlands
Source 5500890
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 23396 Welsh Regiment Serjeant
British Army 23396 Welsh Regiment 16th Battalion Sergeant
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Gwladys-Maud Louvain Rowlands daughter October 1914
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Rowlands mother
Joseph Rowlands father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Rowlands wife 24th March 1913

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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CWGC - FlatIron Copse Cemetery. Louvain12286
Fred Rowlands and The 16th Battalion Welsh Regiment. Louvain12286

Multimedia

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Fred Rowlands Louvain12286
Fred Rowlands and his men Louvain12286
The cenotaph at St. Mary's Church, Weshpool. Louvain12286
The cenotaph at St. Mary's Church, Welshpool. Louvain12286
The Glamorgan Gazette reporting the death of Fred. Louvain12286
Promoted from Corporal to Sergeant. Louvain12286
Grave Registration Reports Colin3308
GRAVE REGISTRATION DOCUMENTS - REGISTERS Colin3308
Headstone Document Colin3308
Headstone Document Colin3308
Welshpool, Montgomeryshire Jeff2412

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