We remember Henry Townson

We remember Henry Townson

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Timeline

Timeline

1883
birth Garstang Lancashire United Kingdom Source:7264986 Source:8684700 1883
1900
enlistment Lancaster United Kingdom Source:8794664 23rd July 1900
1908
children Alice May Townson Source:8684700 1908
1911
dates Age 28 Source:8684700 1911
employment Police Constable United Kingdom Source:8684700
marriage Alice Townson Source:8684700
service British Army Private 21385 Manchester Regiment 22nd Battalion. Source:8684700
location 5 Groves Terrace Torrishulme Morecambe Lancashire United Kingdom their own address Source:8684700
1916
death Killed in Action For further historical information go to The Commonwealth War Graves Commission database. Flanders The Somme France Source:7264986 Source:8684700 1st July 1916
burial Dantzig Alley British Cemetery, Mametz CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France 1X.D.4. Source:8684700

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Henry
Initials H
Last Name Townson
Source 4485041
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
5 Groves Terrace Torrishulme Morecambe Lancashire United Kingdom their own address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 21385 Manchester Regiment 22nd Battalion. Private
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice May Townson daughter 1908
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Townson wife
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Blue Light Brown
DateHeightSource

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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 Desmond1478

External Evidence

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To Fight Alongside Friends Steven106819
The attack on Dantzig Trench Steven106819

Multimedia

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Dantzig Alley British Cemetery Mametz Desmond1478
CENTENARY OF THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME. Desmond1478
The Battle of the Somme. Desmond1478
7th Platoon 22nd Manchester Regiment 1915 Steven106819
A list of the names in Platoon 7 B Company 22nd Steven106819
Henry Townson's service record Steven106819
Page 2 of Henry Townson's service record Steven106819
Page 3 of Henry Townson's service record Steven106819
The attack on 1st July 1916 Steven106819
Private Henry Townson Steven106819
Manchester City Police Roll of Honour Steven106819

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