We remember William Cotter

We remember William Cotter

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Timeline

Timeline

1879
birth Dowlais, Glamorgan United Kingdom Source:8587838 July 1879
1881
sibling Catherine Source:9072171 1881
1881
location Back Of Royal Arms, Dowlais United Kingdom parents address Source:9072173 1881
1883
sibling Michael Source:9072171 1883
1891
sibling Jeremiath Source:9072171 1891
1891
location Crystal Palace Court, Penydarren, Merthyr Tydfil United Kingdom parents address Source:9072171 1891
1898
service British Army Gunner 29939 Royal Artillery Source:8587838 6th September 1898 - 5th September 1906
1911
service British Army Serjeant 3/10861 South Wales Borderers (Special Reserve) 3rd (Reserve) Battalion Source:8587837 25th May 1911
1911
enlistment Blaenavon, Monmouthshire United Kingdom Source:8587838 25th May 1911
1911
sibling Michael Source:9072174 1911
1911
employment Coal Miner Hewer Source:9072174 1911
1911
location 2 Francis Street, Bargoed, Gelligaer United Kingdom parents address Source:9072174 1911
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8587838 20th September 1914 - 7th January 1915
1914
service British Army Serjeant 10861 South Wales Borderers 1st Battalion Source:8587838 20th September 1914 - 7th January 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8587838 1st April 1915 - 22nd September 1915
1915
service British Army Private 10861 South Wales Borderers 1st Battalion Source:8587838 7th April 1915 - 23rd August 1915
1915
service British Army Serjeant 38042 Royal Welsh Fusiliers Source:8587838 28th November 1915 - 25th January 1918
1916
theatres Egypt :4 Source:8587838 6th March 1916 - 8th June 1916
1918
death Bridgend, Glamorgan United Kingdom Source:9072154 Source:9072164 27th November 1918

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Cotter
Source 5108604
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
2 Francis Street, Bargoed, Gelligaer United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Back Of Royal Arms, Dowlais United Kingdom parents address known 1881
Crystal Palace Court, Penydarren, Merthyr Tydfil United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 3/10861 South Wales Borderers (Special Reserve) 3rd (Reserve) Battalion Serjeant
British Army 29939 Royal Artillery Gunner
British Army 10861 South Wales Borderers 1st Battalion Serjeant
British Army 38042 Royal Welsh Fusiliers Serjeant
British Army 10861 South Wales Borderers 1st Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
1914 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Catherine mother
Michael Cotter father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Michael brother 1911
Catherine sister 1881
Michael brother 1883
Jeremiath brother 1891

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Silver War Badge Roll Transcription Keith1947
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Keith1947
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Selena49658
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Selena49658
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Selena49658
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Selena49658
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Selena49658

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Multimedia

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Silver War Badge Keith1947
Headstone Selena49658

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