We remember William Reginald Bowen

We remember William Reginald Bowen

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Timeline

Timeline

1881
birth Ironbridge, Shropshire United Kingdom Source:7433391 Source:8991043 1881
1887
sibling Cyril Gerald Bowen Source:8991099 1887
1889
sibling Gladys E M Bowen Source:8991099 1889
enlistment Wombwell, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8991043
service British Army Private 5557 King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry Source:435753
service British Army Private 235119 King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 6th Battalion Source:7433391
1917
death Killed in Action Having been caught on the head with shrapnel. Belgium Source:7433391 Source:8991122 24th August 1917
burial Tyne Cot Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Panel 108 to 111. Source:7433391

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Reginald
Initials WR
Last Name Bowen
Source 7433391
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
1 Barnsley Road, Darfield, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1901-03-31
24 Victoria Road, Wombwell, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1891-04-05
8 Church Street, Darfield, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1911-04-02
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 5557 King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry Private
British Army 235119 King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 6th Battalion Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Bowen father
Harriett Nicklin mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Cyril Gerald Bowen brother 1887
Gladys E M Bowen sister 1889

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Linda571
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571

External Evidence

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Barnsley War Memorials Project - Darfield All Saints WW1 tablet Linda571
Barnsley Chronicle Linda571
'Darfield Remembers' by Michael Smith and Kay Valentine Linda571

Multimedia

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William R Bowen from Barnsley Chronicle Linda571
GRO birth snip William Reginald Bowen Linda571

Stories

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