We remember William Charles Thirkettle

We remember William Charles Thirkettle

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Timeline

Timeline

1885
birth Broadstairs, Kent United Kingdom Source:9349243 1st May 1885
1885
location 4 Serene Place, Broadstairs Kent United Kingdom parents address Source:9349243 1st May 1885
1887
sibling George Edward Thirkettle Source:9349452 1887
1888
sibling Edith Annie Thirkettle Source:9349452 1888
1892
sibling Herbert Henry Thirkettle Source:9349452 1892
1893
sibling Percy John Thirkettle Source:9349452 1893
1897
sibling Edward Victor Thirkettle Source:9349452 1897
1900
sibling Emily Ruth Thirkettle Source:9349452 1900
1901
location 8 Crofts Place, High Street, Broadstairs, Kent United Kingdom parents address Source:9349452 31st March 1901
1901
employment Milkman on farm. Broadstairs, Kent United Kingdom Source:9349452 31st March 1901
1911
employment Chauffeur, Garage Hiring Chelsea, London, Middlesex United Kingdom Source:9350428 2nd April 1911
1911
location 74 Christ Church Street, Chelsea, London, Middlesex United Kingdom away from home address Source:9350428 2nd April 1911
1914
enlistment United Kingdom Source:9358252 15th August 1914
1914
service British Army G38657 Essex Regiment 1/8th (Cyclist) Battalion Source:9358252 15th August 1914
1915
marriage Phoebe Louisa Overton Source:9349402 10th January 1915
1916
service British Army Lance Corporal G38657 Army Service Corp Source:9358265 14th January 1916
1916
children Phoebe Joyce Thirkettle Source:9358265 14th January 1916
1918
service British Army Corporal G38657 Army Service Corp Source:9358288 23rd March 1918
1918
location 40A Winstead Street, Battersea, London United Kingdom their own address Source:9358288 23rd March 1918
1918
children Edward John Thirkettle Source:9358288 23rd March 1918
1918
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9354788 June 1918 - April 1919
1919
service British Army Acting Sergeant G38657 The Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment 6th Battalion Source:4397524 6th May 1919
1919
discharge Source:9358252 6th May 1919
1921
employment Motor Car Driver Broadstairs Corporation Broadstairs, Kent United Kingdom Source:9350481 24th January 1921
1921
children Cecil Frederick Thirkettle Source:9350481 24th January 1921
1921
location 1 Tunis Row, Nelson Place, Broadstairs, Kent United Kingdom their own address Source:9350481 24th January 1921
1923
children Wilfred Thirkettle Source:9543045 7th February 1923
1923
location 3 Keppel Road, East Ham, Essex United Kingdom their own address Source:9543045 7th February 1923
1923
employment Commercial Motor Lorry Driver United Kingdom Source:9543045 23rd February 1923
1939
employment Chauffeur East Ham, Essex United Kingdom Source:9613736 5th September 1939
1939
location 38 White Horse Road, East Ham, London E6 United Kingdom their own address Source:9613736 5th September 1939
1940
location 38 White Horse Road, East Ham, London E6 United Kingdom their own address Source:9350160 1st June 1940
1960
location 14 East Ham Crescent, Brentwood, Essex United Kingdom their own address Source:9354306 9th November 1960
location 38 White Horse Road, East Ham, London E6 United Kingdom their own address Source:9613736
service British Army Acting Serjeant G/38657 Royal West Kent Regiment Source:4397524
1960
death Not War Related Brentwood, Essex United Kingdom Source:9354306 9th November 1960

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Charles
Initials WC
Last Name Thirkettle
Source 9349243
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
1 Tunis Row, Nelson Place, Broadstairs, Kent United Kingdom their own address known 24th January 1921
14 East Ham Crescent, Brentwood, Essex United Kingdom their own address known 9th November 1960
3 Keppel Road, East Ham, Essex United Kingdom their own address known 7th February 1923
38 White Horse Road, East Ham, London E6 United Kingdom their own address known 5th September 1939
38 White Horse Road, East Ham, London E6 United Kingdom their own address known 1st June 1940
38 White Horse Road, East Ham, London E6 United Kingdom their own address
4 Serene Place, Broadstairs Kent United Kingdom parents address known 1st May 1885
40A Winstead Street, Battersea, London United Kingdom their own address known 23rd March 1918
74 Christ Church Street, Chelsea, London, Middlesex United Kingdom away from home address known 2nd April 1911
8 Crofts Place, High Street, Broadstairs, Kent United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army G/38657 Royal West Kent Regiment Acting Serjeant
British Army G38657 Essex Regiment 1/8th (Cyclist) Battalion
British Army G38657 Army Service Corp Lance Corporal
British Army G38657 Army Service Corp Corporal
British Army G38657 The Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment 6th Battalion Acting Sergeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Cecil Frederick Thirkettle son 24th January 1921
Phoebe Joyce Thirkettle daughter 14th January 1916
Edward John Thirkettle son 23rd March 1918
Wilfred Thirkettle son 7th February 1923
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lizzie Maria Day mother
Edward Thomas Thirkettle father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
George Edward Thirkettle brother 1887
Edith Annie Thirkettle sister 1888
Herbert Henry Thirkettle brother 1892
Percy John Thirkettle brother 1893
Edward Victor Thirkettle brother 1897
Emily Ruth Thirkettle sister 1900
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Phoebe Louisa Overton wife 10th January 1915

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External Evidence

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General Register Office: 1901 Census Returns Bruce139997
General Register Office: 1911 Census Returns Bruce139997
The Thanet Advertiser Bruce139997

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Birth Certificate Bruce139997
Marriage Certificate Bruce139997
4 Serene Place, Broadstairs, Kent Bruce139997
William Charles Thirkettle aged about 3 years Bruce139997
William Charles Thirkettle first left Bruce139997
Extract from 'Solder's Service and Pay Book' Bruce139997
Birth Certificate for Cecil Frederick Thirkettle Bruce139997
1 Tunis Row, Nelson Place, Broadstairs, Kent Bruce139997
William Charles Thirkettle lying on the left Bruce139997
Cecil Frederick Thirkettle age 17 or 18 Bruce139997
Edward Thomas Thirkettle death certificate Bruce139997
Lizzie Maria Thirkettle death certificate Bruce139997
Edward Thomas Thirkettle birth certificate Bruce139997
William Charles Thirkettle death certificate Bruce139997
Certificate of Employment During the War (reverse) Bruce139997
Protection Certificate and Certificate of Identity Bruce139997
Certificate of Disembodiment Bruce139997
Phoebe Joyce Thirkettle Birth Certificate Bruce139997
Edward John Thirkettle Birth Certificate Bruce139997
William & Phoebe Bruce139997
Edward John Thirkettle Bruce139997
The Church of St. Luke Bruce139997
William Charles Thirkettle (first left) Bruce139997
Wedding of Phoebe Joyce Thirkettle Bruce139997
Wilfred Thirkettle birth certificate Bruce139997
Wilfred Thirkettle Wedding Bruce139997
1939 Register Bruce139997

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