We remember Richard Mcfadden

We remember Richard Mcfadden

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Timeline

Timeline

1889
birth Cambuslang United Kingdom Source:7014523 Source:8620783 1889
1909
marriage Isabella Robson Source:8620791 1909 - 23rd October 1916
1911
employment Coal - Miner - Hewing United Kingdom Source:8620792 1911
1911
location 2 Long Row, Ashington, Northumberland United Kingdom other group residence address Source:8620792 1911
1914
enlistment Town Hall, Fulham, London United Kingdom Source:8620771 15th December 1914
1914
service British Army F/162 Middlesex Regiment 17th (Service) Battalion Source:8620771 15th December 1914
1916
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:8620803 12th September 1916
1916
hospitalisation Seriously wounded by a shell-blast while leading a line of troops along a trench in the front-line near the village of Serre. Hospital/Institution Source:8620777 22nd October 1916 - 23rd October 1916
1916
service British Army Company Serjeant Major F/162 Middlesex Regiment 17th (Service) Battalion Source:8620775 1916
location Clapton, London United Kingdom Source:8620783
1916
death Died of wounds Seriously wounded by a shell-blast while leading a line of troops along a trench in the front-line near the village of Serre and died the following day. Field Hospital, Somme France Source:7014523 Source:8620777 23rd October 1916
burial Couin British Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France III. B. 19. Source:8620775

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Richard
Initials R
Last Name Mcfadden
Source 7014523
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
2 Long Row, Ashington, Northumberland United Kingdom other group residence address known 1911
Clapton, London United Kingdom
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army F/162 Middlesex Regiment 17th (Service) Battalion
British Army F/162 Middlesex Regiment 17th (Service) Battalion Company Serjeant Major
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary McFadden mother
John McFadden father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Isabella Robson wife 1909

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
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Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Will72649
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Will72649
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Will72649

External Evidence

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Football And The First World War - The Story of the Footballers’ Battalion in the First World War Will72649
CWGC Will72649
Richard McFadden – Lest We Forget Will72649
Leyton War Memorial Will72649
Ancestry.co.uk Will72649
Clapton Orient's 'Brothers In Arms' Will72649

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