We remember Walter Daniel John Tull

We remember Walter Daniel John Tull

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Timeline

Timeline

1888
birth Folkestone, Kent United Kingdom Source:5476860 28th April 1888
1891
location 51 Walton Road,Folkestone,Kent. United Kingdom parents address Source:8451887 1891
1901
location National Children's Home, 84 Bonner Road, Bethnal Green, London United Kingdom other group residence address Source:8451895 31st March 1901
1909
employment Professional Footballer Tottenham Hotspur United Kingdom Source:8668177 June 1909 - October 1911
1909
location Tottenham Hotspur away at Roker Park, Sunderland, County Durham United Kingdom away from home address Source:9273918 1st September 1909
1909
location 77 Northumberland Park, Trulock Road, Tottenham United Kingdom other group residence address Source:9273901 October 1909
1914
enlistment United Kingdom Source:8762179 21st December 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:4508988 17th November 1915
1915
service British Army Corporal F/55 Middlesex Regiment Source:4508988 17th November 1915
1917
service British Army Second Lieutenant Middlesex Regiment 5th Bn. attd. 23rd Bn. (formerly 17th Bn.) Source:8456758 30th May 1917
1917
commission Regular Source:8456758 30th May 1917
1917
appointments Second Lieutenant Source:8762177 30th May 1917
service British Army Lance Serjeant F/55 Middlesex Regiment Source:4508988
2014
location 77 Northumberland Park, Trulock Road, Tottenham United Kingdom other group residence address Source:9273944 21st October 2014
2017
location Statue outside Northampton Guildhall, St Giles' Street, Northampton, NN1 1DE United Kingdom Source:9274892 4th July 2017
1918
death Killed in Action Killed by machine gun fire Favrueil Pas-de-Calais France Source:7443731 Source:5504050 Source:5504287 25th March 1918
1918
dates Age 29 Source:6160975 25th March 1918
burial Arras Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Bay 7. Source:7443731

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Walter Daniel John
Initials WDJ
Last Name Tull
Source 5476860
First Names Walter Daniel John
Initials WDJ
Last Name Tull
Source 6160975
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
51 Walton Road,Folkestone,Kent. United Kingdom parents address 1891
77 Northumberland Park, Trulock Road, Tottenham United Kingdom other group residence address known October 1909
77 Northumberland Park, Trulock Road, Tottenham United Kingdom other group residence address 21st October 2014
National Children's Home, 84 Bonner Road, Bethnal Green, London United Kingdom other group residence address known 31st March 1901
Statue outside Northampton Guildhall, St Giles' Street, Northampton, NN1 1DE United Kingdom 4th July 2017
Tottenham Hotspur away at Roker Park, Sunderland, County Durham United Kingdom away from home address 1st September 1909
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army F/55 Middlesex Regiment Lance Serjeant
British Army F/55 Middlesex Regiment Corporal
British Army Middlesex Regiment 5th Bn. attd. 23rd Bn. (formerly 17th Bn.) Second Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Daniel Tull father
Alice Tull mother

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Dan60
GRO War Death Army Officers Indices (1914 to 1921) Transcription Jo6
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription MARY2719
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription MARY2719
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith1947
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Keith1947
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith1947
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith1947

External Evidence

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Walter Tull on Wikipedia Jo6
Who is Walter Tull Lynn203
Folkestone Borough Roll of Honour & Certificate of Glory Cards Rob1245
Commonwealth War Graves Commission record Imperial1
Walter Tull to feature on new £5 coin (Guardian article) Jo6
Walter Tull Petition Melvyn54695
British Council Football Remembers Resource Imperial1
Commission as 2nd Lt - London Gazette Fife3190
Walter Tull on Clapton FC website Keith1947
Gerald Henry Cove life story Keith1947
" Walter Tull's remarkable career as a footballer and a soldier." Jonathan101862
Commissioned as an officer Keith1947
Against the odds. The first mixed-race combat officer in the British Army. Deborah102878
Black soldiers in WW1 British Army Keith1947
Walter Tull honoured with plaque in London Keith1947
From Pitch to Plinth: The Sporting Statues Project Keith1947
Plaque to be unveiled in Rushden Keith1947

Multimedia

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Walter Tull Lynn203
Walter was recommended for the Military Cross Melvyn54695
Walter Tull Peter5151
Bonner Road, Bethnal Green Keith1947
Pride and Industry Deborah102878
Walter Tull c1910 Deborah102878
Memorial Plaque David132462
Blue Plaque Keith1947
Statue Keith1947

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