We remember William James Widdicks

We remember William James Widdicks

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1879
sibling Joseph Widdicks Source:6166054 31st October 1879
1882
birth Islington, Middlesex United Kingdom Source:6166054 10th July 1882
1899
dates Age 17 Source:8556747 15th November 1899
1899
service British Army Private 5709 Royal West Kent Regiment 29th Battalion Source:8556747 15th November 1899
1899
enlistment Dalston, London, United Kingdom Source:8556747 15th November 1899
1901
awards Queens South Africa Medal and Clasp Other War Service Award Source:8556748 1901
1904
marriage Emily Louise Gilroy Source:8556748 31st July 1904
1905
children William George Widdicks Source:8556748 10th June 1905
1910
children Dorothy May Widdicks Source:8556748 25th May 1910
1914
children Emily Widdicks Source:8556748 19th May 1914
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8556748 11th September 1914 - 18th July 1916
1916
hospitalisation Gun shot wound to right leg Hospital/Institution Source:8556748 16th July 1916
1916
children Joseph Francis Widdicks Source:8556748 22nd November 1916
employment Labourer Islington United Kingdom Source:8556747
service British Army Private L/5700 Royal West Kent Regiment Source:4737248
service British Army Private 10/55411 Training Reserve Source:4737248
service British Army Private M/40261 Army Service Corps Source:4737248
1963
death Watford, Hertfordshire United Kingdom Source:6166054 1963

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William James
Initials WJ
Last Name Widdicks
Source 6166054
First Names Walter
Initials W
Source 6166054
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army L/5700 Royal West Kent Regiment Private
British Army 10/55411 Training Reserve Private
British Army M/40261 Army Service Corps Private
British Army 5709 Royal West Kent Regiment 29th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Queens South Africa Medal and Clasp Other War Service Award
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William George Widdicks son 10th June 1905
Dorothy May Widdicks daughter 25th May 1910
Emily Widdicks daughter 19th May 1914
Joseph Francis Widdicks son 22nd November 1916
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emma Catlin mother
Joseph Charles Widdicks father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Joseph Widdicks brother 31st October 1879
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emily Louise Gilroy wife 31st July 1904

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London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906 Michele26585

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William Widdicks Michele26585
Walter Widdicks Enlistment Michele26585
Walter Widdicks Military History Sheet Michele26585

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