We remember Wilfred Williams Wheeler

We remember Wilfred Williams Wheeler

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Timeline

Timeline

1896
location Newton Abbot Workhouse United Kingdom other group residence address Source:7612714 25th December 1896
1896
birth Newton Abbot Workhouse, Devon United Kingdom Source:7612714 25th December 1896
1901
location 4 Langham Place, Plymouth, Devon United Kingdom parents address Source:7614574 31st March 1901
1911
location 65 Treville St, Plymouth, Devon United Kingdom parents address Source:7614532 2nd April 1911
1915
enlistment Exeter, Devon United Kingdom Source:7614510 25th January 1915
1915
appointments Training following enlistment Source:7614569 25th January 1915 - 8th November 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:7614569 8th November 1915 - 28th March 1918
1918
hospitalisation Rehabilitation prior to declaration of being unfit for war service Hospital/Institution Source:7614569 29th March 1918 - 5th September 1918
1918
discharge Source:7614510 5th September 1918
1918
events Braid wound distinction Braid Wound Distinction Exeter, Devon United Kingdom Source:7614510 5th September 1918
1920
location Hemerdon House, Marina Place, Plymouth, Devon United Kingdom away from home address Source:7614573 11th April 1920
1921
employment Garage Hand The Bryanston Garage Marylebone, London United Kingdom Source:7614576 26th February 1921 - 21st April 1922
1922
marriage Gladys May Gillard Source:7614565 5th July 1922
1922
location 4 Oaklands Villas, Flixton, Manchester United Kingdom their own address Source:7614565 5th July 1922
1922
children Cyril Matthews Wheeler Source:7614500 3rd September 1922
1922
marriage Gladys May Gillard Source:7614565 5th September 1922
1967
location 70 Kingsway Park, Davyhulme, Greater Manchester United Kingdom their own address Source:7614575 31st December 1967
1967
employment Blacksmith’s Striker (Electrical Engineers) Manchester United Kingdom Source:7614575 31st December 1967
service British Army Private Spts/3020 Royal Fusiliers Source:4715274
service British Army Private 3020 Royal Fusiliers Source:4715274
employment Driver Ribble Manufacturing Co Ltd Manchester United Kingdom Source:7614577
1973
location 15 De Brook Court, Flixton, Greater Manchester United Kingdom their own address Source:7614456 21st November 1973
1973
death Not War Related Primary squamous cell carcinoma of left upper alveolar of mouth. Carcinomatosis (multiple secondary tumours) Heald Green, Greater Manchester United Kingdom Source:7614456 21st November 1973

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Wilfred Williams
Initials WW
Last Name Wheeler
Source 7612714
First Names Wilfred
Initials W
Last Name Wheeler
Source 7612714
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
15 De Brook Court, Flixton, Greater Manchester United Kingdom their own address known 21st November 1973
4 Langham Place, Plymouth, Devon United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
4 Oaklands Villas, Flixton, Manchester United Kingdom their own address known 5th July 1922
65 Treville St, Plymouth, Devon United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
70 Kingsway Park, Davyhulme, Greater Manchester United Kingdom their own address known 31st December 1967
Hemerdon House, Marina Place, Plymouth, Devon United Kingdom away from home address known 11th April 1920
Newton Abbot Workhouse United Kingdom other group residence address known 25th December 1896
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 3020 Royal Fusiliers Private
British Army Spts/3020 Royal Fusiliers Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Cyril Matthews Wheeler son 3rd September 1922
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Jane Wheeler mother
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Gladys May Gillard wife 5th July 1922
Gladys May Gillard wife 5th September 1922
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Brown Fair
DateHeightSource
1918-09-05 5'4"

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Wilfred Williams Wheeler Mark53855
Wilfred's Birth Certificate Mark53855
Wilfred's Death Certificate Mark53855
Birth certificate for Cyril Matthews Wheeler Mark53855
Wilfred's service discharge certificate Mark53855
1911 Census Record Mark53855
Wilfred's Marriage Certificate Mark53855
Outside pages of Wilfred's Service Reference Mark53855
Notice to Wilfred of 1914-15 Star Mark53855
Census Record 1901 Mark53855
Employment Reference from Bryanston Garage Mark53855
Employment Reference from Ribble Manufacturing Mark53855
Inside Pages of Army Reference Karen52147
Gladys May Death Certificate Mark53855
Wilfred with Gladys and Cyril Mark53855
Wilfred (far right) with mates outside the Garrick Mark53855

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