We remember Walter Cope

We remember Walter Cope

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Timeline

Timeline

1875
sibling John Henry Cope Source:6986669 1875
1876
sibling Durant Butcher Cope Source:6986669 1876
1877
birth Sheffield United Kingdom Source:6986696 Source:6986669 30th March 1877
1879
sibling Frederick Cope Source:6986669 1879
1881
location 70, Bramwell St, Sheffield United Kingdom parents address Source:6986669 1st April 1881
1881
dates Age 4 Source:6986669 1st April 1881
1891
dates Age 14 Source:6986677 1st April 1891
1891
employment Errand Boy Sheffield United Kingdom Source:6986677 1st April 1891
1891
location 46, Abbeydale Rd, Sheffield United Kingdom parents address Source:6986677 1st April 1891
1901
dates Age 24 Source:6986713 1st April 1901
1901
employment Grocer's Assistant Leeds United Kingdom Source:6986713 1st April 1901
1901
location 5, Branksome St, Headingley cum Burley, Leeds United Kingdom parents address Source:6986713 1st April 1901
1911
location South Woodford, Essex United Kingdom away from home address Source:6969574 1st April 1911
1911
dates Age 34 Source:6969574 1st April 1911
1911
employment Grocer and Provisions Dealer Own Employment Essex United Kingdom Source:6969574 1st April 1911
1916
enlistment Hull United Kingdom Source:6986696 24th February 1916
1916
location 103, Warncliffe St, Hull United Kingdom their own address Source:6986696 24th February 1916
1916
location 137, Askern Rd, Bentley, Doncaster United Kingdom their own address Source:6986696 30th March 1916
1916
service British Army Private 22556 East Yorkshire Regiment 13th Battalion Source:6986696 18th April 1916 - 26th August 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6986696 18th July 1916 - 9th April 1917
1916
service British Army Private 22556 East Yorkshire Regiment 8th Battalion Source:6986696 26th August 1916 - 9th April 1917
1916
hospitalisation P, U, O Pyrexia of unknown origin (fever) Hospital/Institution Source:6986696 24th November 1916 - 26th November 1916
1916
marriage Hannah Butcher Source:6969541 1916 - 9th April 1917
1917
death Killed in Action France Source:7304229 Source:6968771 9th April 1917
burial Tilloy British Cemetery, Tilloy-Les-Mofflaines CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Source:7304229

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Walter
Initials W
Last Name Cope
Source 5104419
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
103, Warncliffe St, Hull United Kingdom their own address known 24th February 1916
137, Askern Rd, Bentley, Doncaster United Kingdom their own address known 30th March 1916
46, Abbeydale Rd, Sheffield United Kingdom parents address known 1st April 1891
5, Branksome St, Headingley cum Burley, Leeds United Kingdom parents address known 1st April 1901
70, Bramwell St, Sheffield United Kingdom parents address known 1st April 1881
South Woodford, Essex United Kingdom away from home address known 1st April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 22556 East Yorkshire Regiment 8th Battalion Private
British Army 22556 East Yorkshire Regiment 13th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Joseph Henry Cope father
Lucy Cope nee Butcher mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Henry Cope brother 1875
Durant Butcher Cope brother 1876
Frederick Cope brother 1879
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Hannah Butcher wife 1916
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1916-02-24 5'7"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1916-04-18 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Vivien8105
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Vivien8105
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Vivien8105
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Vivien8105
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Vivien8105
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Medal card of Walter Cope 22556 Vivien8105
CWGC Casualty details Vivien8105
Marriage details Vivien8105
1881 census Vivien8105
1891 census Vivien8105
War records for Private Walter Cope Vivien8105
1901 census Vivien8105

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