We remember Edwin Denton Stansfield

We remember Edwin Denton Stansfield

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Timeline

Timeline

1890
birth Idle, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:7962966 Source:7963084 18th December 1890
1901
location Leeds Road, Thackley, Idle, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:7963084 1901
1902
sibling Frederick Barnett Stansfield Source:7963085 1902
1907
employment Bank Clerk Midland Bank Shipley, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:7962966 March 1907
1911
location 6 Bourne Terrace, Thackley, Idle, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:7963085 1911
1914
service British Army Private 2470 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:7963006 18th September 1914 - 29th November 1915
1914
enlistment United Kingdom Source:7962966 18th September 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:7962966 29th January 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:7962966 March 1915 - November 1915
1915
appointments Signaller - No 2 Plat A Coy 1/6th West Yorks Regt Source:7963006 May 1915
1915
service British Army Temporary Second Lieutenant West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:7962933 29th November 1915 - 25th March 1916
1915
commission Temporary Source:7962929 29th November 1915
1916
service British Army Second Lieutenant West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:7962940 25th March 1916 - 1st July 1917
1917
service British Army Lieutenant West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:7962945 1st July 1917 - 3rd November 1917
1917
appointments Company Commander - 1/6th Bn West Yorks Regt Source:7962949 3rd November 1917 - 25th April 1918
1917
service British Army Acting Captain West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:7962952 3rd November 1917 - 11th October 1918
1917
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:7962947 17th December 1917
1918
appointments Adjutant - 1/6th Bn West Yorks Regt Source:7962952 25th April 1918 - 11th October 1918
1918
service British Army Acting Major West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:7962958 11th October 1918 - 18th April 1919
1918
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:7962960 11th October 1918
1918
appointments Second in Command - 1/6th Bn West Yorks Regt Source:7962958 11th October 1918 - 18th April 1919
1919
discharge Source:7963006 27th April 1919
1923
marriage Sarah A Horne Source:7963054 1923
service British Army Major West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:7963006
1982
death Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:7963056 1982

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Edwin Denton
Initials ED
Last Name Stansfield
Source 4231266
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
6 Bourne Terrace, Thackley, Idle, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Leeds Road, Thackley, Idle, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Temporary Second Lieutenant
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Lieutenant
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Acting Captain
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Acting Major
British Army 2470 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Private
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Major
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Amy Stansfield mother
John Frederick Stansfield father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Frederick Barnett Stansfield brother 1902
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah A Horne wife 1923
Religion
DateReligionSource
1891-06-17 Methodist

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Midland Bank Roll of Honour 1914-1920 Transcription M2740
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription M2740
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription M2740
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740

External Evidence

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London Gazette Entry - Commission (1915) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1916) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1917) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Award of Military Cross (1917) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1918) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Citation for Military Cross (1918) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1918) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1918) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Award of Bar to Military Cross (1919) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1919) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Citation for Bar to Military Cross (1919) M2740
History of the 6th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment - Vol 1, 1/6th Battalion M2740

Multimedia

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Maj E D Stansfield M2740

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