We remember William Trippier

We remember William Trippier

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Timeline

Timeline

1889
birth Rawtenstall, Lancs United Kingdom Source:7042957 Source:9313072 1889
service British Army Private 26554 East Lancashire Regiment 2nd Battalion. Source:9313072
1916
death Killed in Action Rossendale Free Press dated 12th August 1916. "He was attached to the East Lancashire Regiment and was killed by an aerial dart whilst digging a trench for his own officer." Source:7042957 2nd August 1916
burial Cambrin Churchyard Extension CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Source:7042957

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Trippier
Source 4497094
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 26554 East Lancashire Regiment 2nd Battalion. Private

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Ian105013

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Multimedia

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Rawtenstall Cemetery - Municipal War Memorial Ian105013
German Flechette (Aerial Dart) Ian105013
East Lancashire Regiment cap badge Ian105013

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We remember William Trippier