We remember Joseph Russell

We remember Joseph Russell

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Timeline

Timeline

1896
birth Forres, Morayshire United Kingdom Source:8733215 Source:9077694 22nd November 1896
1914
enlistment Source:8733215 5th August 1914
1917
death Killed in Action near Arras France Source:7112748 Source:8733215 9th April 1917
employment Grocer's Assistant Source:8733215
service Private Seaforth Highlanders Source:3862890
service Private Seaforth Highlanders Source:8733215
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:3862890 1st May 1915 - 9th April 1917

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Joseph
Initials J
Last Name Russell
Source 3862890
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
Northcote, North Road, Forres, Morayshire United Kingdom parents address known 1919
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
British Army 1624 Seaforth Highlanders Private
British Army 265364 Seaforth Highlanders Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Russell father
Mary Grant Or Russell mother

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

TitleConnected by 
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Vincent96527
Medal Index Card

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected by 
The Battle of Arras- 9th / 10th April 1917 Vincent96527
Morayshire Roll of Honour Vincent96527
Scottish Military Research Group - Forres Memorial Vincent96527
Ancestry - Register of Soldiers Effects Vincent96527

Multimedia

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1914-15 Star Vincent96527
Battle of Arras 9th April 1917 - 6th Seaforths Vincent96527
British War Medal Vincent96527
Highland Cemetery, Roclincourt, Pas de Calais - 1 Vincent96527
Highland Cemetery, Roclincourt, Pas de Calais - 2 Vincent96527
Seaforth Highlanders Memorial Elgin Vincent96527
Victory Medal Vincent96527
Cemetery Roclincourt, October 1917 Vincent96527
Ruins of Roclincourt, May 1917 Vincent96527

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