We remember Benjamin Brettle

We remember Benjamin Brettle

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Timeline

Timeline

1896
sibling Alice Source:8809558 1896
1898
birth Hasbury, Halesowen, Worcestershire United Kingdom Source:8809558 1898
1901
sibling Lizzie Source:8809558 1901
1909
sibling Dorothy Source:8809558 1909
1911
dates Age 13 Source:8809558 1911
1911
location Wall Well, Hasbury, Halesowen United Kingdom parents address Source:8809558 1911
1914
enlistment United Kingdom Source:8828613 22nd September 1914
1918
hospitalisation Gun shot wound in abdomen complicated by fracture of sacrum and pleuro pneumonia Hospital/Institution Source:8828613 March 1918 - December 1918
1918
missing Missing in field then found severely wounded with gun shot through abdomen that damaged vertebrae in sacral region. Transferred to England Source:8828613 1st May 1918
1919
discharge Source:8828613 30th January 1919
1920
location Halesowen, Worcestershire United Kingdom parents address Source:8809555 1920
1932
marriage Hilda Mary Gursansky Source:8831511 1932
service British Army Private 3188 Worcestershire Regiment Source:487281
service British Army Private 201084 Worcestershire Regiment Source:487281
1949
death Died two days after returning from England where he had visited his relatives in Halesowen Birmingham,. Australia Source:8831591 1949

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Benjamin
Initials B
Last Name Brettle
Source 487281
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Halesowen, Worcestershire United Kingdom parents address known 1920
Wall Well, Hasbury, Halesowen United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 3188 Worcestershire Regiment Private
British Army 201084 Worcestershire Regiment Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Nathan Brettle father
Emma Brettle nee Farley mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice sister 1896
Lizzie sister 1901
Dorothy sister 1909
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Hilda Mary Gursansky wife 1932
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914 5'3"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Sylvia3155
Silver War Badge Roll Transcription Sylvia3155
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Sylvia3155
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Sylvia3155
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Sylvia3155

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ancestry records australian marriage records Sylvia3155
Grave records in Australia Sylvia3155

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The reverse of Benjamin Brettle's Silver Badge Sylvia3155
The Silver Badge issued to Private Brettle Sylvia3155

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