We remember Frederick Samuel Howes

We remember Frederick Samuel Howes

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Timeline

Timeline

1885
birth Great Yarmouth United Kingdom Source:4984606 22nd April 1885
1901
location No 5, Row 105, Gt Yarmouth, Norfolk United Kingdom parents address Source:8788486 1901
1901
dates Age 15 Source:8788486 1901
1901
employment Grocer's errand boy Source:8788486 1901
1904
dates Age 18 Source:7651499 23rd March 1904
1904
enlistment Gt Yarmouth, Norfolk United Kingdom Source:7651499 23rd March 1904
1904
service British Army Gunner 33896 Royal Field Artillery 14th Battery Source:7651499 23rd March 1904 - 22nd March 1912
1910
hospitalisation Fractured nose Hospital/Institution Source:7651488 13th February 1910 - 3rd March 1910
1911
location Agra Fort Barracks India military residence address Source:7651461 1911
1911
dates Age 25 Source:7651461 1911
1911
employment Soldier India Source:7651461 1911
1912
location 36 Exing Rd, Canning Town, London United Kingdom Source:7651488 22nd March 1912
1914
service British Army Gunner 33896 Royal Field Artillery 8th Howitzer Brigade Source:7651488 6th August 1914 - 24th January 1915
1914
hospitalisation Gunshot wound to leg Hospital/Institution Source:7651499 28th November 1914 - 4th December 1914
1915
service British Army Sergeant 33896 Royal Field Artillery 27th Reserve Battery Source:7651488 24th January 1915 - 10th September 1915
1915
service British Army Warrant Officer Class II 33896 Royal Field Artillery B Battery Source:7651488 10th September 1915 - 16th May 1916
1916
service British Army Warrant Officer Class II 33896 Royal Field Artillery "A" Battery Source:7651499 16th May 1916 - 6th August 1918
1916
awards Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration Source:4984606 25th November 1916
1917
marriage Ellen Shine Source:8788483 22nd September 1917
1918
awards Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration Source:4984606 17th April 1918
1918
hospitalisation Gassed Hospital/Institution Source:7651499 27th May 1918 - 9th June 1918
1918
location 11 Leonard St, Silvertown, Newham, London United Kingdom their own address Source:7003496 1918
1918
children Timothy Source:7651499 11th July 1918
1918
dates Age 32 Source:7003496 6th August 1918
employment Labourer Source:7651499
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8788444
1918
death Killed in Action 112th Brigade Diary (National Archives) 7th August 1918: "Sgt Mjr Howes killed while taking up ammunition to A Bty by a bomb. Hostile planes bombed forward area between 10 and midnight." Contay France Source:7003496 Source:4984606 6th August 1918
burial Contay British Cemetery, Contay CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France IX. B. 20. Source:7003496
sibling William Source:7651499
sibling Mary Source:7651499

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Frederick Samuel
Initials FS
Last Name Howes,
Source 7003496
First Names Frederick
Initials F
Source 7651488
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
11 Leonard St, Silvertown, Newham, London United Kingdom their own address known 1918
36 Exing Rd, Canning Town, London United Kingdom known 22nd March 1912
Agra Fort Barracks India military residence address known 1911
No 5, Row 105, Gt Yarmouth, Norfolk United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 33896 Royal Field Artillery B Battery Warrant Officer Class II
British Army 33896 Royal Field Artillery 8th Howitzer Brigade Gunner
British Army 33896 Royal Field Artillery 27th Reserve Battery Sergeant
British Army 33896 Royal Field Artillery 14th Battery Gunner
British Army 33896 Royal Field Artillery "A" Battery Warrant Officer Class II
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
DCM and Bar British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Timothy son 11th July 1918
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Matilda Howes nee Pike mother
Frederick William Howes father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William brother
Mary sister
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ellen Shine wife 22nd September 1917
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Brown
DateHeightSource
1904-03-23 5'8"

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Tim42309
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Tim42309
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Tim42309
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Deborah102878
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Deborah102878
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Deborah102878
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Deborah102878

External Evidence

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The unreturning army Tim42309
Description of the Rows in Great Yarmouth Deborah102878
British Army Barracks and Offices at the Red Fort, Delhi Deborah102878
Howes family genealogy Katherine27600
Wiki tree page for Fredrick Howes Katherine27600

Multimedia

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Frederick Samuel Howes Tim42309
Distinguished Conduct Medal Deborah102878
UBIQUE Deborah102878
Medals Tim42309
NCOs of A Battery 112th Brigade RFA April 1917 Tim42309
Contay British Cemetery, Contay, Somme, France - 1 Vincent96527
Contay British Cemetery, Contay, Somme, France - 2 Vincent96527
Contay British Cemetery, Contay, Somme, France - 3 Vincent96527

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