We remember William Edward Simpson

We remember William Edward Simpson

Timeline

Timeline

1889
birth Source:8665476 1889
1915
children Joseph Simpson Source:8665447 2nd April 1915
1915
enlistment London United Kingdom Source:8665447 15th June 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8665447 19th November 1915 - 11th May 1916
1916
hospitalisation Shoulder wound leg and back - in the field Hospital/Institution Source:8665476 4th May 1916 - 17th June 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8665447 23rd November 1916 - 31st March 1917
1917
hospitalisation Sarcoma of Sternum Hospital/Institution Source:8665447 5th April 1917
1917
discharge Source:8665476 12th June 1917
marriage Ada Ellen Source:8665447
service British Army Private 1468 Royal Fusiliers 10th Battalion Source:8665476
service British Army Private GS/50528 Royal Fusiliers 6th Battalion Source:8665476
1917
death Source:8665490 13th July 1917
burial Boldon Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial County Durham United Kingdom A. C. 163 Source:8665490

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Edward
Initials WE
Last Name Simpson
Source 4049355
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
52 Toppings Row, Boldon Colliery, County Durham United Kingdom their own address known 1917-06-12
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1468 Royal Fusiliers 10th Battalion Private
British Army GS/50528 Royal Fusiliers 6th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Joseph Simpson son 1915-04-02
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Joseph Simpson father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ada Ellen wife -

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Anne23518
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Anne23518
Silver War Badge Roll Transcription Anne23518
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Anne23518

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