We remember Wilfred George Whittaker

We remember Wilfred George Whittaker

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Timeline

Timeline

1884
birth Derby United Kingdom Source:8866840 Source:8866837 1884
1902
enlistment Derby United Kingdom Source:8866833 12th January 1902
1902
location Ladysmith South Africa military residence address Source:8866833 16th July 1902 - 15th August 1902
1904
location Bermuda Garrison Bermuda military residence address Source:8866833 28th March 1904 - 13th October 1905
1905
location Kensington Barracks, London United Kingdom military residence address Source:8866833 13th October 1905 - 25th October 1905
1905
location Alderbrook Barracks, Solihull United Kingdom military residence address Source:8866833 25th October 1905 - 13th February 1908
1909
location Cottonera Barracks Malta military residence address Source:8866833 3rd June 1909 - 25th November 1910
1910
hospitalisation AntiTyphoid Inoculation Hospital/Institution Source:8866833 14th March 1910 - 23rd March 1910
1910
location Ambala India military residence address Source:8866833 25th November 1910 - 9th April 1911
1911
location Dagshai |Barracks India military residence address Source:8866833 9th April 1911 - 19th October 1911
1911
location Ambala Barracks India military residence address Source:8866833 19th October 1911 - 21st March 1912
1911
awards Delhi Durbar 1911 Coronation Medal Other War Service Award Source:8866833 12th December 1911
1912
location Dagshai Barracks India military residence address Source:8866833 21st March 1912 - 30th March 1913
1913
location Meerut Barracks India military residence address Source:8866833 30th March 1913 - 9th January 1914
1914
employment Town Carter Derby United Kingdom Source:8866833 9th February 1914 - 1st September 1914
1914
discharge Source:8866833 9th February 1914
1914
location 64 Watson Street, Derby United Kingdom parents address Source:8866833 10th February 1914
1914
service British Army Rifleman 4197 King's Royal Rifle Corps 1st Battalion Source:8866833 1st October 1914
1914
hospitalisation Wounded Hospital/Institution Source:8866833 27th October 1914 - 27th October 1914
service British Army Rifleman 4197 King's Royal Rifle Corps 3rd Battalion Source:8866833
location Meerut Barracks India military residence address Source:8866833
1914
death Killed in Action Aged 30 France Source:8866833 27th October 1914

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Wilfred George
Initials WG
Last Name Whittaker
Source 8866833
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
64 Watson Street, Derby United Kingdom parents address 10th February 1914
Alderbrook Barracks, Solihull United Kingdom military residence address 25th October 1905 - 13th February 1908
Ambala Barracks India military residence address 19th October 1911 - 21st March 1912
Ambala India military residence address 25th November 1910 - 9th April 1911
Bermuda Garrison Bermuda military residence address 28th March 1904 - 13th October 1905
Cottonera Barracks Malta military residence address 3rd June 1909 - 25th November 1910
Dagshai Barracks India military residence address 21st March 1912 - 30th March 1913
Dagshai |Barracks India military residence address 9th April 1911 - 19th October 1911
Kensington Barracks, London United Kingdom military residence address 13th October 1905 - 25th October 1905
Ladysmith South Africa military residence address 16th July 1902 - 15th August 1902
Meerut Barracks India military residence address 30th March 1913 - 9th January 1914
Meerut Barracks India military residence address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 4197 King's Royal Rifle Corps 3rd Battalion Rifleman
British Army 4197 King's Royal Rifle Corps 1st Battalion Rifleman
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Delhi Durbar 1911 Coronation Medal Other War Service Award
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Thomas Whittaker father
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Brown
DateHeightSource
1904-02-24 5'9"

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Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Peter6648
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Peter6648

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