We remember William George Harold Wheeler

We remember William George Harold Wheeler

Timeline

Timeline

1891
birth Truro, Cornwall United Kingdom Source:8859981 1891
1911
employment Postman General Post Office Balham, South London United Kingdom Source:8859988 April 1911
1911
location 93 Gatton Road, Tooting, South West London United Kingdom parents address Source:8859981 April 1911
1914
enlistment London United Kingdom Source:8494679 1914
1914
service British Army Rifleman 2771 London Regiment 8th (City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles) Source:7182811 1914 - 31st December 1916
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8494681 18th March 1915 - 31st December 1915
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8494681 28th July 1916 - 21st March 1918
1917
service British Army Lance Corporal 370857 London Regiment 8th (City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles) Source:7182811 1st January 1917 - 1918
1918
service British Army Lance Corporal 738035 London Regiment 24th (County of London) Battalion (The Queen's) Source:8494678 30th January 1918 - 21st March 1918
location Tooting, South London United Kingdom Source:8494679
1918
death Killed in Action Pas de Calais France Source:7182811 Source:8494679 21st March 1918
burial Metz-En-Couture Communal Cemetery British Extension CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Source:7182811

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William George Harold
Initials WGH
Last Name Wheeler
Source 8494679
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
93 Gatton Road, Tooting, South West London United Kingdom parents address known April 1911
Tooting, South London United Kingdom
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 370857 London Regiment 8th (City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles) Lance Corporal
British Army 2771 London Regiment 8th (City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles) Rifleman
British Army 738035 London Regiment 24th (County of London) Battalion (The Queen's) Lance Corporal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Ann Wheeler mother
John Wheeler father

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Valerie34433
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Valerie34433
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Valerie34433
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Valerie34433
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Valerie34433

External Evidence

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London - Balham War Memorial Valerie34433

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