We remember Charles Henry Woodhead, Msm

We remember Charles Henry Woodhead, Msm

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Timeline

Timeline

1877
birth Manchester United Kingdom Source:7943249 Source:7943245 12th August 1877
1881
location 45 Portman Street, Manchester United Kingdom parents address Source:7943310 1881
1891
location Hawkeshead Street South, North Meols, Southport, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address Source:7943311 1891
1896
enlistment Bradford United Kingdom Source:7943249 February 1896
1901
location Longside Lane, Westbrook Place, Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:7943312 1901
1903
service British Army Serjeant 125 West Yorkshire Regiment 6th Battalion Source:7943244 1st January 1903 - 2nd May 1910
1903
service British Army Serjeant West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Source:7943249 1st January 1903 - 1st April 1908
1907
marriage Isabella Merrill Source:7943316 22nd June 1907
1908
location 25 Roslyn Place, Heaton, Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address Source:7943245 1st April 1908
1908
employment Clerk George Harrison and Sons Ltd Otley, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:7943247 1st April 1908
1910
service British Army Colour Serjeant West Yorkshire Regiment Source:7943244 3rd May 1910 - 30th January 1915
1911
location 144 Tennyson Place, Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address Source:7943313 1911
1915
service British Army Company Quarter Master Serjeant 125 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:7943305 30th January 1915 - 8th December 1915
1915
appointments Quarter Master Serjeant, B Coy, 1/6th West Yorks R Source:7943305 15th April 1915 - 17th August 1917
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:7943244 16th April 1915 - 7th March 1919
1915
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:7943245 15th October 1915
1915
service British Army Acting Regimental Quarter Master Serjeant 125 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:7943305 8th December 1915 - 10th May 1916
1916
service British Army Warrant Officer Class II 240312 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:7943244 10th June 1916
1916
awards Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) British Award/Decoration Source:7943244 11th November 1916
1917
appointments Secretary, 1/6th West Yorks R Old Comrades Assoc Source:7943305 July 1917
1917
appointments Quarter Master Serjeant, 1/6th West Yorks R Source:7943305 17th August 1917
1917
service British Army Regimental Quarter Master Serjeant 240312 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:7943305 18th August 1917 - 23rd February 1919
1919
service British Army Regimental Quarter Master Serjeant 240312 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/7th Battalion Source:7943245 23rd February 1919
1919
location 9 Pool Road, Otley, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address Source:7943245 1st March 1919
1920
discharge Source:7943244 31st March 1920
1920
service British Army Regimental Quarter Master Serjeant 4523081 West Yorkshire Regiment 6th Battalion Source:7943245 31st May 1920 - 30th May 1923
1920
location 29 Elm Terrace, Otley, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address Source:7943245 30th November 1920
service British Army Company Quarter Master Serjeant 240312 West Yorkshire Regiment Source:4863450
service British Army Company Quarter Master Serjeant 1800 West Yorkshire Regiment Source:4863450
awards Territorial Force Efficiency Medal Other War Service Award Source:7943244
service British Army Private West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Source:7943249
service British Army Company Quarter Master Serjeant 4 West Yorkshire Regiment Source:4863450

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Charles Henry
Initials CH
Last Name Woodhead, Msm
Source 7943307
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
144 Tennyson Place, Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address known 1911
25 Roslyn Place, Heaton, Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address known 1st April 1908
29 Elm Terrace, Otley, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address known 30th November 1920
45 Portman Street, Manchester United Kingdom parents address known 1881
9 Pool Road, Otley, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address known 1st March 1919
Hawkeshead Street South, North Meols, Southport, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Longside Lane, Westbrook Place, Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1800 West Yorkshire Regiment Company Quarter Master Serjeant
British Army 240312 West Yorkshire Regiment Company Quarter Master Serjeant
British Army 4 West Yorkshire Regiment Company Quarter Master Serjeant
British Army 125 West Yorkshire Regiment 6th Battalion Serjeant
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment Colour Serjeant
British Army 240312 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Warrant Officer Class II
British Army 240312 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/7th Battalion Regimental Quarter Master Serjeant
British Army 4523081 West Yorkshire Regiment 6th Battalion Regimental Quarter Master Serjeant
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Private
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Serjeant
British Army 125 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Company Quarter Master Serjeant
British Army 125 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Acting Regimental Quarter Master Serjeant
British Army 240312 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Regimental Quarter Master Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) British Award/Decoration
Territorial Force Efficiency Medal Other War Service Award
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Harriet Elizabeth Woodhead mother
Charles Townley Woodhead father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Isabella Merrill wife 22nd June 1907
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Pale Blue Black
DateHeightSource
1920-05-31 5'7"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1920-05-31 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Medal Index Cards Transcription M2740
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription M2740
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription M2740
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription M2740
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription M2740
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription M2740
Medal Index Cards Transcription M2740
Medal Index Cards Transcription M2740
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription M2740

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected byMore information
History of the 6th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment, Vol 1 1/6th Battalion M2740
London Gazette Entry - Award of MSM (1916) M2740

Multimedia

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RQMS C H Woodhead MSM M2740

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