We remember Sydney Sharman

We remember Sydney Sharman

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Timeline

Timeline

1894
sibling Arthur Sharman Source:8500582 1894
1895
birth Stonebroom, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:8500582 1895
1897
sibling Albert Sharman Source:8500582 1897
1903
sibling Cecil Sharman Source:8500582 1903
1905
sibling Pecy Sharman Source:8500582 1905
1909
sibling Gladys Sharman Source:8500582 1909
1911
dates Age 14 Source:8500582 2nd April 1911
1911
location Chapel Street, Stonebroom, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8500582 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Miner - Pony Driver Probably Morton Colliery Morton, Stonebroom, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:8500582 2nd April 1911
1914
service British Army Private 2206 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 6th Battalion Source:9495297 15th May 1914 - 11th August 1915
1914
service British Army Lance Corporal 2206 Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment 6th Battalion Source:9495297 31st July 1914 - 11th August 1915
1914
marriage Sarah Annie Battison, later became Allsop, Source:9495300 1914 - 1st July 1916
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:3974948 25th February 1915 - 1st July 1916
1915
service British Army Corporal 2206 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 6th Battalion Source:9495297 12th August 1915 - 15th February 1916
1916
service British Army Lance Serjeant 2206 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 1st/6th Battalion Source:9495297 16th February 1916 - 1st July 1916
1916
dates Age 21 Source:8500587 1st July 1916
enlistment Clay Cross, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:8500587
1916
death Killed in Action Sydney Sharman was killed on the first day of the Battle of the Somme (During the largely unsuccessful diversionary attack by the 46th (North Midland) Division on Gommecourt). He was 21. Foncquevillers France Source:8500587 Source:9495300 1st July 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Thiepval France Pier and Face 10 C 10 D and 11 A Source:8500594

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Sydney
Initials S
Last Name Sharman
Source 3974948
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Chapel Street, Stonebroom, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 2206 Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment 6th Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 2206 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 6th Battalion Private
British Army 2206 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 6th Battalion Corporal
British Army 2206 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 1st/6th Battalion Lance Serjeant
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
Eliza Sharman nee Lowe mother
Henry Sharman father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Arthur Sharman brother 1894
Albert Sharman brother 1897
Cecil Sharman brother 1903
Pecy Sharman brother 1905
Gladys Sharman sister 1909
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah Annie Battison, later became Allsop, wife 1914

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription R58235
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription R58235
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription R58235

External Evidence

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Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 Keith22624
CWGC entry for Lance Serjeant Sydney Sharman Keith22624
Lance Serjeant Sidney [Find a Grave] R58235

Multimedia

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Stonebroom War Memorial Keith22624
Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment R58235

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