We remember William Stephen Keneally

We remember William Stephen Keneally

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Timeline

Timeline

1886
birth 38, Parnell Street, Wexford Ireland Source:4134715 Source:8541163 26th December 1886
1914
employment Coal Miner Ashton in Makerfield United Kingdom Source:8541158 1914
1915
awards Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration Source:7960474 25th April 1915
1915
location 361, Bolton Road, Stubshaw, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address Source:8541097 1915
1915
dates Age 29 Source:8541090 29th June 1915
service British Army Private 1809 Lancashire Fusiliers Source:4134715
service British Army Lance Sergeant 1809 Lancashire Fusiliers 1st Battalion Source:8541090
1915
death Died of wounds Died one day after being mortally wounded. Field Hospital near Gully Ravine, Gallipoli Turkey Source:4134715 Source:8541163 29th June 1915
burial Lancashire Landing Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Gallipoli Peninsula Turkey Row C . Grave 104 Source:8541163

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Stephen
Initials WS
Last Name Keneally
Source 8541090
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
361, Bolton Road, Stubshaw, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address known 1915
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1809 Lancashire Fusiliers Private
British Army 1809 Lancashire Fusiliers 1st Battalion Lance Sergeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
VC British Award/Decoration
Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margaret Kenealy mother
John Kenealy father

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Ireland: National Roll of Honour 1914-1921 Transcription Anne1202
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Anne1202

External Evidence

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Victoria Cross citation, the Edinburgh Gazette Charlotte33
Wikipedia Page Anne1202
Memorials To Valour Anne1202
Six famous Victoria Cross medals awarded to Lancashire Fusiliers at Gallipoli Jonathan101862

Multimedia

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William Kenealy Peter34996
Lance Sergeant William Stephen Kenealy VC Anne1202
The Grave of Lance Sergeant William S Kenealy VC Anne1202
William's grave in Lancashire Landings Cemetery Charlotte33
Lance Sergeant William Keneally V.C. Desmond1478
Lance Sergeant William Keneally V.C. Desmond1478

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We remember William Stephen Keneally