We remember William Watson

We remember William Watson

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Timeline

Timeline

1883
birth Burwash, Hastings, Sussex United Kingdom Source:7464329 Source:8996546 1883
1898
enlistment Aldershot United Kingdom Source:8996548 9th August 1898
1898
service British Army Drummer 5517 Loyal North Lancashire Regiment Source:8996548 9th August 1898 - 29th April 1904
1904
service British Army Lance Corporal 5517 Loyal North Lancashire Regiment Source:8996548 30th April 1904 - 30th October 1906
1906
service British Army Corporal 5517 Loyal North Lancashire Regiment Source:8996548 31st October 1906 - 2nd September 1911
1911
location Ghospuri Barracks Poona India military residence address Source:8996546 April 1911
1911
service British Army Serjeant 5517 Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:8996548 3rd September 1911 - 4th November 1914
service British Army Serjeant 5517 The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment Source:7464329
1914
death Killed in Action Battle of Tanga Tanga Tanzania, United Republic of Source:7464329 Source:8996544 4th November 1914
burial Tanga Memorial Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Source:7464329

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Watson
Source 4656216
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Ghospuri Barracks Poona India military residence address known April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 5517 The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment Serjeant
British Army 5517 Loyal North Lancashire Regiment Drummer
British Army 5517 Loyal North Lancashire Regiment Lance Corporal
British Army 5517 Loyal North Lancashire Regiment Corporal
British Army 5517 Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 2nd Battalion Serjeant

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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 Bryan5462
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Bryan5462
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Bryan5462
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Bryan5462

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Multimedia

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