We remember Richard John Edge Rycroft

We remember Richard John Edge Rycroft

Timeline

Timeline

1881
birth Threapwood, Denbighshire United Kingdom Source:8570668 25th November 1881
1884
sibling Betsey Rycroft Source:8570670 1884
1887
sibling Mary Rycroft Source:8570670 1887
1891
sibling Harriet Rycroft Source:8570670 1891
1893
children Hilda Hewitt Source:8570673 27th October 1893
1901
employment Plate Layer on Railway Source:8570673 1901
1902
marriage Cecilia Annie Rycroft Source:8573854 15th April 1902
1902
children Cecilia Annie Rycroft Source:8570673 1902
1904
children Harry Rycroft Source:8570673 1904
1907
children Richard Rycroft Source:8570673 1907
1909
children John Thomas Rycroft Source:8570673 1909
1911
dates Age 30 Source:8570673 1911
1911
employment Cheese Maker Wirswal, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:8570673 1911
1911
children Alice Rycroft Source:8570673 1911
1913
children Lillian Elizabeth Rycroft Source:8570673 1913
1916
children William Alfred Rycroft Source:8570673 1916
marriage Cecilia Annie Rycroft Source:8570673
service British Army Private 30391 Machine Gun Corps Source:3872141
service British Army Private 30391 Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) Source:7284791
1916
death Died of wounds He was seriously wounded during a terrific bombardment on the night of Wednesday the 19th of July and died of his wounds on Thursday the 20th of July Fromelles France Source:7284791 Source:8573857 Source:8570668 20th July 1916
burial Merville Communal Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Nord France Source:7284791

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Richard John Edge
Initials RJE
Last Name Rycroft
Source 8570668
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 30391 Machine Gun Corps Private
British Army 30391 Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) Private
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Hilda Hewitt stepdaughter 27th October 1893
Cecilia Annie Rycroft daughter 1902
Harry Rycroft son 1904
Richard Rycroft son 1907
John Thomas Rycroft son 1909
Alice Rycroft daughter 1911
Lillian Elizabeth Rycroft daughter 1913
William Alfred Rycroft son 1916
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Rycroft mother
Oswald Rycroft father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Betsey Rycroft sister 1884
Mary Rycroft sister 1887
Harriet Rycroft sister 1891
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Cecilia Annie Rycroft wife
Cecilia Annie Rycroft wife 15th April 1902

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