We remember Albert Edward Essery

We remember Albert Edward Essery

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Timeline

Timeline

1873
sibling John Essery Source:8950997 1873
1874
sibling Emma S Essery Source:8950997 1874
1876
sibling Robert Henry Essery Source:8950997 1876
1877
sibling Elizabeth Essery Source:8950997 1877
1880
sibling Thomas Essery Source:8950997 1880
1881
birth Turvey, Bedfordshire United Kingdom Source:8950992 Source:8950996 24th January 1881
1881
location Bridge Street, Turvey, Bedfordshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8950997 1881
1885
sibling Alice M Essery Source:8950998 1885
1891
location Mill Lane, Turvey, Bedfordshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8950998 1891
1891
dates Age 10 Source:8950998 1891
1911
employment Domestic Servant Egerton Lodge Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire United Kingdom Source:8950999 1911
1911
location Egerton Lodge, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire United Kingdom away from home address Source:8950999 1911
1911
dates Age 30 Source:8950999 1911
1914
enlistment Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire United Kingdom Source:8950993 15th September 1914
1914
dates Age 33 Source:8950989 15th September 1914
1914
service British Army Private 15307 Leicestershire Regiment Source:8950989 15th September 1914 - 15th October 1914
1914
service British Army Lance Corporal 15307 Leicestershire Regiment Source:8950989 15th October 1914 - 7th November 1914
1914
service British Army Serjeant 15307 Leicestershire Regiment Source:8950989 7th December 1914 - 13th March 1915
1915
service British Army Compant Serjeant Major 15307 Leicestershire Regiment Source:8950989 13th March 1915 - 17th May 1915
1915
service British Army Serjeant 15307 Leicestershire Regiment 8 Battalion Source:8950989 17th May 1915 - 1st October 1917
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8950994 29th July 1915
1916
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:8950989 6th February 1916
employment Valet Source:8950989
1917
death During the Battle of Polygon Wood Albert was shot in the stomach and only lived for a minute, he was buried by Lance Corporal W. Butteries. Polygon Wood Belarus Source:7506670 Source:8950992 1st October 1917
1917
dates Age 36 Source:8950992 1st October 1917
burial Tyne Cot Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Source:7506670

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Albert Edward
Initials AE
Last Name Essery,
Source 8950989
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Bridge Street, Turvey, Bedfordshire United Kingdom parents address known 1881
Egerton Lodge, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire United Kingdom away from home address known 1911
Mill Lane, Turvey, Bedfordshire United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 15307 Leicestershire Regiment Private
British Army 15307 Leicestershire Regiment Lance Corporal
British Army 15307 Leicestershire Regiment Serjeant
British Army 15307 Leicestershire Regiment Compant Serjeant Major
British Army 15307 Leicestershire Regiment 8 Battalion Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
MM British Award/Decoration
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Ann Essery mother
John Essery father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Essery brother 1873
Emma S Essery sister 1874
Elizabeth Essery sister 1877
Thomas Essery brother 1880
Robert Henry Essery brother 1876
Alice M Essery sister 1885
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Brown Brown
DateHeightSource
1914-09-15 5'8"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-09-15 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Charlotte33
Leicestershire and Rutland, Soldiers Died 1914-1920 Transcription Charlotte33
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Charlotte33
Medal Index Cards Transcription Charlotte33
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Charlotte33
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Charlotte33
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Charlotte33
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Charlotte33

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Multimedia

TitleConnected byMore information
Portrait photograph of Albert Edward Essery Charlotte33
Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium 1 Vincent96527
Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium 2 Vincent96527
Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium 3 Vincent96527
Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium 4 Vincent96527
Military Medal Vincent96527
Leicestershire Regiment Cap Badge Vincent96527
1914-15 Star Vincent96527

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