We remember Willie Hargreaves.

We remember Willie Hargreaves.

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Timeline

Timeline

1887
sibling John Hargreaves Source:9540776 1887
1888
sibling Annie Hargreaves Source:9540776 1888
1890
sibling Harry Hargreaves Source:9540776 1890
1892
sibling Richard Hargreaves Source:9540776 1892
1896
sibling Fred Hargreaves Source:9540776 1896
1898
birth Dean, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:9540759 1898
1901
sibling Nellie Hargreaves Source:9540776 1901
1908
sibling George Hargreaves Source:9540776 1908
1911
employment Cotton Weaver Source:9540776 1911
1911
location Reeds Farm, Reedsholme, Crawshawbooth United Kingdom Source:9540776 1911
1916
enlistment United Kingdom Source:9540759 12th May 1916
1916
employment Cotton Weaver Source:9540759 1916
1916
location 1Swinshaw Gardens, Loveclough, Nr. Manchester United Kingdom parents address Source:9540759 1916
1918
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:9540754 12th March 1918
service British Army Air Mechanic 1st Class 40277 Royal Flying Corps Source:5043312

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Willie
Initials W
Last Name Hargreaves.
Source 9540759
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
1Swinshaw Gardens, Loveclough, Nr. Manchester United Kingdom parents address known 1916
Reeds Farm, Reedsholme, Crawshawbooth United Kingdom known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 40277 Royal Flying Corps Air Mechanic 1st Class
Awards
AwardTypeSource
MM British Award/Decoration
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Hargreaves father
Betsy mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie Hargreaves sister 1888
Harry Hargreaves brother 1890
Richard Hargreaves brother 1892
Fred Hargreaves brother 1896
Nellie Hargreaves sister 1901
George Hargreaves brother 1908
John Hargreaves brother 1887

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Royal Air Force, Airmen's service records 1912-1939 Transcription Ian105013
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ian105013

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected byMore information
The London Gazette Publication date: 12 March 1918 Supplement: 30573 Page: 3226 Ian105013
Flight - March 21st, 1918 Ian105013
Brother - Private Richard Hargreaves Ian105013

Multimedia

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MM, BWM and Victory Medal Ian105013

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We remember Willie Hargreaves.