We remember Ernest George Shaw

We remember Ernest George Shaw

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Timeline

Timeline

1896
sibling Frederick James Shaw Source:5521147 15th April 1896
1896
birth Soham, Cambridgeshire United Kingdom Source:5521147 15th April 1896
1896
location Waterside, Soham, Cambridgeshire United Kingdom parents address Source:5521147 15th April 1896 - 14th October 1916
1915
enlistment Cambridge - Soham United Kingdom Source:8670589 May 1915
service British Army Private 3882 Cambridgeshire Regiment Source:3984277
service British Army Private 326503 Cambridgeshire Regiment Source:3984277
service British Army Private 326503 Cambridgeshire Regiment 1st Battalion Source:5521147
service British Army Private 326503 (3882) Cambridgeshire Regiment Source:7453198
1916
death Killed in Action We believe that Ernest was killed in the successful attack on the Schwaben Redoubt near Thiepval Nr Thiepval France Source:7453198 Source:5521147 14th October 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme No known grave Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial Pier and Face 16 B France Source:7453198 Source:5521147

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Ernest George
Initials EG
Last Name Shaw
Source 5521147
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Waterside, Soham, Cambridgeshire United Kingdom parents address 15th April 1896 - 14th October 1916
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 3882 Cambridgeshire Regiment Private
British Army 326503 Cambridgeshire Regiment Private
British Army 326503 Cambridgeshire Regiment 1st Battalion Private
British Army 326503 (3882) Cambridgeshire Regiment Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Shaw nee King mother
George Robert Shaw father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Frederick James Shaw brother 15th April 1896

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Article in Cambridge Indepdent Press 28 May 1915 Paula22995

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Private Ernest George Shaw Paula22995

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