We remember Walter Henry Hancock

We remember Walter Henry Hancock

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Timeline

Timeline

1879
sibling William T Hancock Source:9406364 1879
1886
birth Kibworth, Leics United Kingdom Source:7017273 Source:9392548 1886
1890
sibling John E Hancock Source:9406364 1890
1891
location St. Benedict's Court, Huntingdon United Kingdom parents address Source:9406364 5th April 1891
1901
employment Corset hand United Kingdom Source:9392548 31st March 1901
1901
location 5 Auriga Terrace, Little Bowden, Market Harborough, Leics United Kingdom parents address Source:9400214 31st March 1901 - 13th November 1915
1911
employment Railway shunter Midland Railway United Kingdom Source:9400214 2nd April 1911 - 13th November 1915
1915
theatres Italy :1b Source:9406415 1915 - October 1917
1915
dates Age 29 Source:9400214 13th November 1915
1915
enlistment Derby United Kingdom Source:9400214 13th November 1915
1915
service British Army Private 88493 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment) Source:9400214 13th November 1915
1915
location 161 Nottingham Rd., Derby United Kingdom Source:9400214 13th November 1915
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9400214 26th October 1917
1918
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:9406415 29th August 1918
1918
dates Age 32 Source:7017273 5th October 1918
1918
death Killed in Action France Source:7017273 Source:9400249 5th October 1918
1918
awards Bronze Medal for Military Valour Other War Service Award Source:9400214 29th November 1918
service British Army Private 204618 Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 11th Bn. Source:9400214
service British Army Private 204618 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment Source:5042674
burial Prospect Hill Cemetery, Gouy CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Aisne France I. E. 2 Source:7017273

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Walter Henry
Initials WH
Last Name Hancock,
Source 9400214
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
161 Nottingham Rd., Derby United Kingdom known 13th November 1915
5 Auriga Terrace, Little Bowden, Market Harborough, Leics United Kingdom parents address 31st March 1901 - 13th November 1915
St. Benedict's Court, Huntingdon United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 204618 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment Private
British Army 88493 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment) Private
British Army 204618 Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 11th Bn. Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Bronze Medal for Military Valour Other War Service Award
MM British Award/Decoration
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Martha Hancock mother
Thomas Hancock father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William T Hancock brother 1879
John E Hancock brother 1890

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Liz37211
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Liz37211
Medal Index Cards Transcription Keith1947
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Liz37211
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Liz37211
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Liz37211
Leicestershire and Rutland, Soldiers Died 1914-1920 Transcription Liz37211
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Liz37211

External Evidence

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Link to brother, William Thomas Hancock Liz37211

Multimedia

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PROSPECT HILL CEMETERY, GOUY, AISNE, FRANCE Liz37211
Article giving family details Liz37211
Walter Henry Hancock MM Liz37211
T WALTER HANCOCK Liz37211
Market Harborough Congregational Church Memorial Liz37211
Market Harborough Congregational Church Memorial Liz37211
Market Harborough Congregational Church Memorial Liz37211
Market Harborough Congregational Church Memorial Liz37211

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