We remember William Wimbledon

We remember William Wimbledon

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Timeline

Timeline

1867
sibling Ann Wimbledon Source:9253656 1867
1871
birth Kensington, London United Kingdom Source:9253656 1871
1873
sibling Emma Wimbledon Source:9253656 1873
1877
sibling Alfred Wimbledon Source:9253656 1877
1881
location 14 Threshers Cottages, Kensington, London United Kingdom parents address Source:9253656 3rd April 1881
1881
dates Age 11 Source:9253656 3rd April 1881
1881
sibling Elizabeth Wimbledon Source:9253656 1881
1885
sibling Louisa Wimbledon Source:9253656 1885
1885
sibling Charles Wimbledon Source:9253656 1885
1891
employment Wood Yard Labourer A Wood Yard Kensington, London United Kingdom Source:9253659 5th April 1891
1891
location 9 Threshers Cottages, Tobin Street, Kensington, London United Kingdom parents address Source:9253659 5th April 1891
1891
dates Age 19 Source:9253659 5th April 1891
1897
sibling Maud Wimbledon Source:9253656 1897
1900
marriage Mary Ann Wimbledon nee Casey Source:9253662 1900
1900
dates Age 29 Source:9253661 December 1900
1901
children William Wimbledon Source:9253652 1901
1903
children James Wimbledon Source:9253652 28th July 1903
1909
children Charles Wimbledon Source:9253652 28th January 1909
1911
employment Bricklayer's Labourer A builder Kensington, London United Kingdom Source:9253662 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 41 Source:9253662 2nd April 1911
1911
location 14 Admiral Place, North Kensington, London United Kingdom their own address Source:9253662 2nd April 1911
1911
children Ellen Wimbledon Source:9253652 4th September 1911
1914
dates Age 43 Source:9253652 4th August 1914
1914
children Edward Wimbledon Source:9253652 4th October 1914
1915
location 204 Warrington Road, Kensington, London United Kingdom their own address Source:9253652 16th April 1915
1915
enlistment London United Kingdom Source:9253652 17th April 1915
1915
service British Army Private 16178 Devonshire Regiment 9th (Service) Battalion Source:9253652 17th April 1915 - 31st August 1916
1915
dates Age 44 Source:9253652 17th April 1915
1915
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:9253652 17th August 1915 - 9th April 1916
1916
service British Army Private 16178 Devonshire Regiment 3rd (Reserve) Battalion Source:9253652 1st September 1916 - 29th June 1917
1917
service British Army Private 277956 Labour Corps 626th (Home Service) Employment Company Source:9253652 30th June 1917 - 27th July 1917
1917
service British Army Private 277956 Labour Corps 625th (Home Service) Employment Company Source:9253652 28th July 1917 - 24th January 1918
1918
service British Army Private 277956 Labour Corps 634th (Home Service) Employment Company Source:9253652 25th January 1918 - 21st February 1918
1918
service British Army Private 277956 Labour Corps 364th Reserve Employment Company Source:9253652 22nd February 1918 - 12th April 1918
1918
dates Age 47 Source:9253652 12th April 1918
1918
discharge Source:9253652 12th April 1918
1918
location 204 Warrington Road, Kensington, London United Kingdom their own address Source:9253652 13th April 1918
1918
dates Age 47 Source:9253652 11th November 1918
1920
children Arthur Wimbledon Source:9253652 1920
1939
dates Age 68 Source:9253663 September 1939
1939
location Kensington, London United Kingdom their own address Source:9253663 September 1939
1943
dates Age 72 Source:9253666 June 1943
1943
death Not War Related William Wimbledon died over 20 years after the ending of the Great War. He was 72. Kensington Registration District, London United Kingdom Source:9253666 1943

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Wimbledon
Source 4825008
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
14 Admiral Place, North Kensington, London United Kingdom their own address known 2nd April 1911
14 Threshers Cottages, Kensington, London United Kingdom parents address known 3rd April 1881
204 Warrington Road, Kensington, London United Kingdom their own address known 16th April 1915
204 Warrington Road, Kensington, London United Kingdom their own address known 13th April 1918
9 Threshers Cottages, Tobin Street, Kensington, London United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Kensington, London United Kingdom their own address known September 1939
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 16178 Devonshire Regiment 9th (Service) Battalion Private
British Army 16178 Devonshire Regiment 3rd (Reserve) Battalion Private
British Army 277956 Labour Corps 626th (Home Service) Employment Company Private
British Army 277956 Labour Corps 625th (Home Service) Employment Company Private
British Army 277956 Labour Corps 634th (Home Service) Employment Company Private
British Army 277956 Labour Corps 364th Reserve Employment Company Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Wimbledon son 1901
James Wimbledon son 28th July 1903
Charles Wimbledon son 28th January 1909
Ellen Wimbledon daughter 4th September 1911
Edward Wimbledon son 4th October 1914
Arthur Wimbledon son 1920
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Wimbledon mother
William Wimbledon father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ann Wimbledon sister 1867
Emma Wimbledon sister 1873
Alfred Wimbledon brother 1877
Elizabeth Wimbledon sister 1881
Charles Wimbledon brother 1885
Louisa Wimbledon sister 1885
Maud Wimbledon sister 1897
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Ann Wimbledon nee Casey wife 1900
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Blue Grey
DateHeightSource
1918-04-12 5'6"

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Silver War Badge Roll Transcription Keith22624

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Marriage Recorded Kensington Registration District, London Keith22624
1939 National Registration Act Records Keith22624
Death Recorded Kensington Registration District, London Keith22624
Death Recorded Kensington Registration District, London Keith22624
Lives of the First World War website entry for 352276 Charles Wimbledon - London Regiment Keith22624

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