We remember David Bowen

We remember David Bowen

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Timeline

Timeline

1889
birth Newbridge, Meifod, Montgomeryshire United Kingdom Source:7607728 Source:434342 6th January 1889
1911
employment Teamsman Barton, Patricroft - Manchester United Kingdom Source:7607728 1911
1911
dates Age 22 Source:7607796 1911
1914
dates Age 25 Source:7607833 December 1914
1915
enlistment Manchester United Kingdom Source:7607728 January 1915
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:7607686 15th December 1915
1916
service British Army Private GS/15602 Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment) 2nd Source:7607833 7th December 1916
1916
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:7607833 7th December 1916
1916
location Maesgwyn, Guilsfield, Welshpool United Kingdom parents address Source:7607796 7th December 1916
service British Army Private GS/15602 Royal Fusiliers 2nd Battalion Source:434342
service British Army Private 79985 Royal Field Artillery 2nd Source:7607833
employment Farm Labourer Meifod area United Kingdom Source:7607728
1916
death Killed in Action David , aged , 27 , is commemorated on Thiepval Memorial , Somme , France . Panel reference, Pier and Face 8 C 9 A and 16 A. and remembered on the Meifod War Memorial. The Somme France Source:7607796 7th December 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial The Somme France Thiepval Memorial Source:7607833
sibling Edward Bowen Source:7607686
sibling Mary Ellen Bowen Source:7607686
sibling Catherine Elizabeth Bowen Source:7607686
sibling Alfred Bowen Source:7607686
sibling Richard Bowen Source:7607728
sibling Jane A Bowen Source:7607728

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names David
Initials D
Last Name Bowen
Source 434342
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Maesgwyn, Guilsfield, Welshpool United Kingdom parents address known 7th December 1916
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army GS/15602 Royal Fusiliers 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 79985 Royal Field Artillery 2nd Private
British Army GS/15602 Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment) 2nd Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jane Ellen Bowen mother
John Bowen father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edward Bowen brother
Mary Ellen Bowen sister
Catherine Elizabeth Bowen sister
Alfred Bowen brother
Richard Bowen brother
Jane A Bowen sister

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Kate23651
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Kate23651
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Kate23651

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Multimedia

TitleConnected byMore information
Pte David Bowen, Meifod in uniform Kate23651
1891 Census Kate23651
Extract from Casualty List Kate23651
Meifod War Memorial, Meifod Church Kate23651
Meifod War Memorial, Meifod Church Kate23651
Meifod War Memorial, Meifod Church Kate23651
Census 1911 Jeff2412
Medal Roll Index Card Jeff2412
Register of Soldier's Effects Jeff2412
Medals Awarded Jeff2412
David's inscription Jeff2412
Thiepval Memorial Jeff2412
Private David Bowen Kate23651
Letter informing of death (Army Form B. 104-82) Kate23651

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