We remember Fred Whitehead

We remember Fred Whitehead

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Timeline

Timeline

1893
birth Bolton, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:7604546 5th October 1893
1901
location 24 Alexandra Street, Bolton, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address Source:7604586 1st April 1901
1911
employment Apprentice clogger Messrs Salmon Bros Bridgeman Street, Bolton, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:7604603 1st April 1911
1914
employment Police Constable Lancashire Constabulary Nelson, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:7604598 18th November 1914 - 7th November 1915
1915
location 42 Croston Street, Daubhill, Bolton, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address Source:7604576 6th November 1915
1915
enlistment Unknown United Kingdom Source:6245540 November 1915
1916
hospitalisation Wounded - gunshot wound to right thigh Hospital/Institution Source:7604576 17th November 1916 - 27th November 1916
1917
hospitalisation Wounded - gunshot wound right arm Hospital/Institution Source:7604576 30th August 1917 - 19th September 1917
1917
dates Age 24 Source:6245525 18th September 1917
1917
service British Army Gunner 63021 Royal Garrison Artillery 208th Siege Battery Source:6245525 18th September 1917
1918
events Items returned to family on death Items returned to family on death Source:7604576 12th April 1918
employment Clogger Mr James Salmon Bolton, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:7604546
location parents address Source:7604576
1917
death Killed in Action Belgium Source:7205882 Source:6245540 Source:6245525 18th September 1917
burial Hedge Row Trench Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Source:7205882

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Fred
Initials F
Last Name Whitehead
Source 5139746
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
24 Alexandra Street, Bolton, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address known 1st April 1901
42 Croston Street, Daubhill, Bolton, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address known 6th November 1915
parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 63021 Royal Garrison Artillery 208th Siege Battery Gunner
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Hannah Whitehead mother
John C Whitehead father
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Brown Light brown
DateHeightSource
1915-11-06 5'9"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-11-18 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Cranborne3325
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Cranborne3325
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Cranborne3325

External Evidence

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Lancashire Constabulary War Memorial Cranborne3325
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cranborne3325
The Burnley News Cranborne3325
Lancashire Constabulary examination book Cranborne3325

Multimedia

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PC 569 Fred Whitehead Cranborne3325
Fred Whitehead's grave Cranborne3325
Group photo of artillerymen Cranborne3325
Reverse of group photo Cranborne3325
Obituary of Fred Whitehead Cranborne3325
PC 569 Fred Whitehead Cranborne3325
Gunner 63021 Fred Whitehead luc39051

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