We remember Ernest Gilberthorpe

We remember Ernest Gilberthorpe

Timeline

Timeline

1895
birth Whittington, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:5490117 1st March 1895
1895
location 10 Victoria Street, Whittington, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address Source:5490117 1st March 1895
1901
location 10, Victoria Road, Whittington, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address Source:6148943 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 6 Source:6148943 31st March 1901
1911
dates Age 16 Source:6148945 2nd April 1911
1911
location 60 Handley Road, Whittington, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address Source:6148945 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Joiner United Kingdom Source:6148945 2nd April 1911
1915
employment Carpenter United Kingdom Source:6148920 20th January 1915
1915
dates Age 22 Source:6148920 20th January 1915
service British Army Sapper 65048 Royal Engineers Source:5120938
service British Army Corporal 2nd 65048 Royal Engineers 105th Field Company, 2nd Battalion Source:6148920
service British Army 2nd Corporal 65048 Royal Engineers 105th Field Company Source:7334172
1918
death Killed in Action France Source:7334172 Source:5490117 27th May 1918
burial Soissons Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Aisne France Addenda. Source:9385533
sibling Robert Gilberthorpe Source:6148920
sibling Ellen Gilberthorpe Source:6148943
sibling Arthur Gilberthorpe Source:6148943
sibling Lucy Gilberthorpe Source:6148943
sibling Gertrude Gilberthorpe Source:6148943

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Ernest
Initials E
Last Name Gilberthorpe
Source 5120938
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
10 Victoria Street, Whittington, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address known 1st March 1895
10, Victoria Road, Whittington, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
60 Handley Road, Whittington, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 65048 Royal Engineers Sapper
British Army 65048 Royal Engineers 105th Field Company, 2nd Battalion Corporal 2nd
British Army 65048 Royal Engineers 105th Field Company 2nd Corporal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emily Gilberthorpe mother
Herbert Gilberthorpe father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Robert Gilberthorpe brother
Ellen Gilberthorpe sister
Arthur Gilberthorpe brother
Lucy Gilberthorpe sister
Gertrude Gilberthorpe sister
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1915-01-20 5'10"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Judith1972
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Judith1972
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Judith1972
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Judith1972
Medal Index Cards Transcription Judith1972

External Evidence

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Lifestory for Ernest Gilberthorpe - the same man Judith1972
Commonwealth War Graves Commission - updated commemoration details Yvonne27542

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