We remember Vernon Bowmer

We remember Vernon Bowmer

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Timeline

Timeline

1886
sibling Alfred Bowmer Source:8619719 1886
1888
sibling Arthur Bowmer Source:8619719 1888
1890
sibling Ernest Bowmer Source:8619719 1890
1894
sibling John James Bowmer Source:8619719 1894
1895
birth Crich United Kingdom Source:8589133 Source:8589116 1895
1901
location Park Head, Crich United Kingdom parents address Source:8619719 1901
1914
employment Unknown Bemrose and Sons Source:8589133 1914 - 1915
1915
service British Army Private RS/6262 Royal Fusiliers 21st Battalion Source:8589133 1915
1916
service British Army Second Lieutenant 219786 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 16th Battalion Source:8589133 4th August 1916
1916
commission Unknown Source:8589133 4th August 1916
1917
hospitalisation Lost his left eye as a result of machine gun fire. Hospital/Institution Source:8589133 January 1917
1917
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:8589121 1917
1918
marriage Dorothy Phillipa Perrett Source:8589133 1918 - 9th October 1919
1919
service British Army Lieutenant Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 16th Battalion Source:8741831 9th October 1919
1919
education Bath Technical School of Commerce Bath United Kingdom Source:8589133 October 1919
employment Unknown Civil Service London United Kingdom Source:8589133
education Wirksworth Grammar School Wirksworth United Kingdom Source:8589133
education Crich British School Crich United Kingdom Source:8589133
location White House, Crich United Kingdom parents address Source:8589133
1919
death War Related Sickness Died of an internal complaint, following a severe attack of dysentery, contracted on foreign service. Bath War Hospital United Kingdom Source:8589116 Source:8589133 9th October 1919
burial Crich (st. Mary) Churchyard CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Crich, Derbyshire United Kingdom South of West end of Church. Source:8589127

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Vernon
Initials V
Last Name Bowmer,
Source 8589121
Last Name Bowmer
Source 8589121
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Park Head, Crich United Kingdom parents address known 1901
White House, Crich United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 219786 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 16th Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army RS/6262 Royal Fusiliers 21st Battalion Private
British Army Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 16th Battalion Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
MC British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Bowmer father
Mary Ann Bowmer mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alfred Bowmer brother 1886
Arthur Bowmer brother 1888
Ernest Bowmer brother 1890
John James Bowmer brother 1894
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Dorothy Phillipa Perrett wife 1918

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Will72649
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Will72649
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Anne23518

External Evidence

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Chesterfield FC's Roll of Honour Will72649
The Gazette Will72649
CWGC Will72649
Crich Parish Will72649

Multimedia

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Bowmer with his village football team Will72649

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