We remember Albert Clifford Swallow

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Timeline

Timeline

1894
location 103 St Johns Road Eastwood View Rotherham Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8555049 13th September 1894
1894
birth 103 St Johns Road Rotherham United Kingdom Source:8555049 30th September 1894
1897
location 15 Cambridge Street Rotherham on Lilys birth cert United Kingdom parents address Source:8699908 15th August 1897
1897
sibling Lily Swallow Later Willoughby Source:8699916 15th August 1897
1901
location 23 School Street Rotherham Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8699879 1901
1911
dates Age 16 Source:9507857 1911
1911
employment Lamp Cleaner Colliery Rotherham Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:9507857 1911
1911
location 112 St Johns Road Rotherham United Kingdom parents address Source:9410174 1911
1914
enlistment Rotherham United Kingdom Source:8699887 1st September 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8699887 13th April 1915 - 23rd September 1916
1915
service British Army Private 2245 49 Division. 148 Brigade 1/5th Battalion York and lancaster Regiment Source:8700067 1st September 1915 - 23rd September 1916
1915
hospitalisation Wounded Gas Hospital/Institution Source:8699766 19th December 1915
1915
hospitalisation NYD Pyrexia Hospital/Institution Source:8699766 19th December 1915
1915
hospitalisation Gas Admitted to 1y C C Stat Hospital/Institution Source:8699766 22nd December 1915
1915
hospitalisation Gas Hospital/Institution Source:8699766 22nd December 1915
1915
hospitalisation Gas Hospital/Institution Source:8699766 23rd December 1915
1915
hospitalisation Gas Hospital/Institution Source:8699766 23rd December 1915
1916
hospitalisation Gas Hospital/Institution Source:8699766 17th January 1916
1916
hospitalisation gas Hospital/Institution Source:8699766 17th January 1916
1916
hospitalisation Gas Hospital/Institution Source:8699766 13th February 1916
1916
hospitalisation Gas Hospital/Institution Source:8699766 13th February 1916
1916
hospitalisation Gas Hospital/Institution Source:8699766 19th February 1916
1916
hospitalisation Gas Hospital/Institution Source:8699766 19th February 1916
1916
appointments Lce CPL Source:8699939 2nd April 1916
1916
appointments Corporal Source:8699939 24th May 1916 - 23rd September 1916
1916
location 4 Gordon Terrace Rotherham United Kingdom parents address Source:8699879 23rd September 1916
1916
hospitalisation NYD Pyrexia and Gas Hospital/Institution Source:8699766 19th December 1916
service British Army Corporal 2245 York and Lancaster Regiment Source:8700067
service British Army Corporal 2245 York and Lancaster Regiment Source:4330714
1916
death Killed in Action Citation in St Johns Church Rotherham Memorial says " he was killed in Action on 23 Sept 1916 age 22 during a raid on German Trenches near Thiepval. He is buried in Blighty Valley cemetery. Raid on german Trenches near Thiepval France Source:7044314 Source:8699761 Source:8699939 23rd September 1916
burial Blighty Valley Cemetery, Authuille Wood Burial Place 1. G. 10 CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Blighty Valley Cemetery Somme Blighty Valley Cemetery. Authuile Wood France Burial plot 1 G 10 France 1. G. 10 Source:8699761

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Albert Clifford
Initials AC
Last Name Swallow
Source 8555049
First Names Albert C
Initials AC
Source 8555049
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
103 St Johns Road Eastwood View Rotherham Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 13th September 1894
112 St Johns Road Rotherham United Kingdom parents address known 1911
15 Cambridge Street Rotherham on Lilys birth cert United Kingdom parents address known 15th August 1897
23 School Street Rotherham Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1901
4 Gordon Terrace Rotherham United Kingdom parents address known 23rd September 1916
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 2245 York and Lancaster Regiment Corporal
British Army 2245 49 Division. 148 Brigade 1/5th Battalion York and lancaster Regiment Private
British Army 2245 York and Lancaster Regiment Corporal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Susannah Swallow nee Gleadhill mother
Elijah Gascoigne Swallow father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lily Swallow later Willoughby sister 15th August 1897
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914-09-01 5'8"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Mary76941
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Mary76941
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Mary76941
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Mary76941

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Multimedia

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Albert Clifford Swallow Pam76957
Albert C Swallow Pam76957
Albert Clifford Swallow Birth Certificate Pam76957
Albert Clifford Swallow CWGC Blighty Valley Cem Pam76957
Blighty Valley Cem Burial Plot 1G 10 Headstone Pam76957
Blighty Valley Cem Index book Pam76957
Will of A C Swallow Pam76957
A C Swallow Casualty Medical record Pam76957
Blighty Valley Cem Somme France Pam76957
1901 census for Swallow family Albert is 6 yrs Pam76957
York and Lancaster Roll of Medals register for A C Pam76957
Authuille Area Somme 1916 map Pam76957
Service Record York and Lancaster Regiment 2245 Pam76957
Elijah Gascoigne Swallow Alberts father Pam76957
Susannah Swallow is Albert's mother Pam76957
Lily Swallow is Albert's sister Pam76957
Killed in Action 23 Sept 1916 in service record Pam76957
Map of Somme near Authuille Pam76957
Remembrance Record BBC Pam76957
Service Record 2245 A C Swallow Attestation page Pam76957
Army Service Record Time Expired entry Pam76957
Roll of Honour St James Church Clifton Rotherham Pam76957
CWGC citation Burial Blighty Valley Cemetery Pam76957
1901Census Swallow. Elijah, Susannah, Albert, Lily Pam76957
1911 census Albert age 16 Lamp Cleaner Colliery Pam76957
Headstone Inscription chosen for Albert IWGC Pam76957
Blighty Valley Cemetery nr Authille France Pam76957
Graves Registration Report Form Blighty Valley Cem Pam76957
Medal Card A C Swallow Pam76957

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