We remember William Alton

We remember William Alton

Timeline

Timeline

1896
birth Codnor, Ripley, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:7415081 Source:9381108 1896
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:7415081
enlistment Chesterfield United Kingdom Source:9381108
marriage Mary Alton Source:7415081
service British Army Private 19744 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment Source:38960
service British Army Private 19744 Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 10th Battalion. Source:9381108
1918
death Killed in Action Source:7415081 Source:9381108 11th June 1918
burial Pozieres Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7415081

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Alton,
Source 7415081
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 19744 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment Private
British Army 19744 Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 10th Battalion. Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
MM British Award/Decoration
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Family
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Alton wife

Media

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
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription David1424

External Evidence

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London Gazette David1424

Multimedia

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Alton Family 1911 Census Paul98887
War Grave Register Paul98887

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