We remember Frank Shanley

We remember Frank Shanley

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Timeline

Timeline

1889
birth Brierfield, Lancs United Kingdom Source:8570353 Source:8576370 1889
1893
sibling Wilfred Shanley Source:8576381 1893
1893
sibling Thomas Shanley Source:8576370 1893
1900
sibling Edward Shanley Source:8576381 1900
1901
dates Age 12 Source:8576381 1901
1901
location 24, Bank St, Brierfield, Burnley United Kingdom parents address Source:8576381 1901
1911
employment Cotton Weaver Brierfield United Kingdom Source:8576384 1911
1911
dates Age 22 Source:8576384 1911
1915
enlistment Preston United Kingdom Source:8576370 26th May 1915
1915
service British Army Private S/10264 Gordon Highlanders 9th battalion Source:8576370 26th May 1915 - 4th July 1917
1915
dates Age 26 Source:8576370 26th May 1915
1915
service British Army Private S/10264 Gordon Highlanders 9th Battalion Source:8576370 26th May 1915 - 26th April 1915
1915
employment Asylum Attendant Whittingham Asylum Preston Lancs Preston, Lancs United Kingdom Source:8576370 1915
1915
location 20,Bird St, Brierfield, Burnley United Kingdom parents address Source:8576381 1915
1916
hospitalisation Gunshot wound to right knee Hospital/Institution Source:8576370 11th July 1916
1917
dates Age 28 Source:8570353 4th July 1917
service British Army Private S/10264 Gordon Highlanders 1st Battalion Source:9398346
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8576370
1917
death Died of wounds Died in Canadian Casualty Collecting Station from multiple shell wounds in the back France Source:8570353 Source:8576370 4th July 1917
burial Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen Belgium XV.C.11A Source:8576378

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Frank
Initials F
Last Name Shanley
Source 3972453
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
20,Bird St, Brierfield, Burnley United Kingdom parents address known 1915
24, Bank St, Brierfield, Burnley United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army S/10264 Gordon Highlanders 9th battalion Private
British Army S/10264 Gordon Highlanders 9th Battalion Private
British Army S/10264 Gordon Highlanders 1st Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Catherine Shanley mother
Joseph Shanley father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Thomas Shanley brother 1893
Edward Shanley brother 1900
Wilfred Shanley brother 1893
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1915-05-26 5'8"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915 Roman Catholic

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Preston43148
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Preston43148
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Preston43148
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Preston43148
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Preston43148

External Evidence

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Ancestry - Register of Soldiers Effects Vincent96527
Ancestry - Medal Roll - Gordon Highlanders - BWM and Vic Vincent96527

Multimedia

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Newspaper Article 27/07/1917 Preston43148
Frank Shanley Preston43148
Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen 1 Vincent96527
Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen 2 Vincent96527
Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen 3 Vincent96527
Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen 4 Vincent96527
Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen 5 Vincent96527
Gordon Highlanders Cap Badge Vincent96527

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