We remember Thomas Welsby

We remember Thomas Welsby

Timeline

Timeline

1871
birth Worfield, Shropshire United Kingdom Source:8702082 Source:7947282 1871
1915
awards Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration Source:8702083 28th June 1915
1917
service British Army Sapper 66870 Royal Engineers 174 Tunnelling Company Source:7947282 16th April 1917
1918
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8702083 28th June 1918
awards Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration Source:7407983
employment Gamekeeper Cheshire United Kingdom Source:8702082
marriage Edith Blight Source:8702082
location Northernden, Cheshire United Kingdom their own address Source:7947282
1917
death Killed in Action Beaumont-Hamel France Source:7407983 Source:7947282 Source:8702082 16th April 1917
burial Arras Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Source:7407983

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Thomas
Initials T
Last Name Welsby
Source 4696482
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Northernden, Cheshire United Kingdom their own address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 66870 Royal Engineers 174 Tunnelling Company Sapper
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Welby mother
Thomas Welby father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edith Blight wife

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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 Glen107

External Evidence

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Bridgnorth War Memorial Paul58252
The 18 sewer men who changed the war. Paul58252

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