We remember Colin (charlie) Blythe

We remember Colin (charlie) Blythe

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Timeline

Timeline

1879
birth Deptford, Kent United Kingdom Source:7224094 Source:8512581 1879
1881
sibling Jessie Source:8512581 1881
1881
location Evelyn Street, Deptford, Greenwich, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8512581 1881
1883
sibling Florry Source:8512584 1883
1885
sibling May Source:8512584 1885
1887
sibling Walter Source:8512584 1887
1888
sibling Alice Source:8512584 1888
1890
sibling Charlie Source:8512584 1890
1891
location Gosterwood Street, Deptford, Greenwich, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8512584 1891
1893
sibling Alexander Source:8512589 1893
1894
sibling John Source:8512589 1894
1897
sibling Sidney Source:8512589 1897
1899
employment Professional Kent United Kingdom Source:7224094 1899 - 1914
1901
sibling Mable Source:8512589 1901
1901
location Wotton Road, Deptford, Greenwich, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8512589 1901
1901
employment Engineer Fitter Source:8512589 1901
1907
marriage Gertrude Janet Brown Source:8512594 1907
1911
location Emohruo Goldsmid Road, Tonbridge, Kent United Kingdom their own address Source:8512591 1911
1911
employment Professional Cricketer Source:8512591 1911
1917
service British Army Serjeant 49296 King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 12th Battalion Source:7224094 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:7224094 1917
enlistment Tunbridge United Kingdom Source:8512579
1917
death Killed in Action killed by random shell-fire on the railway between Pimmern and Forest Hall Passchendaele Belgium Source:7224094 8th November 1917
burial Oxford Road Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium I. L. 2 Source:7224094

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Colin (charlie)
Initials C(
Last Name Blythe
Source 7224094
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Emohruo Goldsmid Road, Tonbridge, Kent United Kingdom their own address known 1911
Evelyn Street, Deptford, Greenwich, London United Kingdom parents address known 1881
Gosterwood Street, Deptford, Greenwich, London United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Wotton Road, Deptford, Greenwich, London United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 49296 King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 12th Battalion Serjeant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Dready mother
Walter Blythe father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jessie sister 1881
Florry sister 1883
May sister 1885
Walter brother 1887
Alice sister 1888
Charlie brother 1890
Alexander brother 1893
John brother 1894
Sidney brother 1897
Mable sister 1901
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Gertrude Janet Brown wife 1907

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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
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Selena49658
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Selena49658
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Selena49658
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Selena49658
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Selena49658
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Selena49658
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Selena49658

External Evidence

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Kent C.C.C:picture of Colin Blythe's grave. Katherine27600
Epitaphs of the Great War Yvonne27542

Multimedia

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Colin in Action Selena49658
Colin's grave Selena49658
Newspaper clipping about Colin Blythe Katherine27600
Colin Blythe memorial Mike50482
Non MCC Members Roll of Honour at Lord's Yvonne27542

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