We remember Christopher George Armstrong

We remember Christopher George Armstrong

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Timeline

Timeline

1886
sibling Rosa M Armstrong Source:8498998 1886
1887
sibling Dorothy L Armstrong Source:8498998 1887
1889
birth Yardley Birmingham United Kingdom Source:8498999 Source:8498994 1889
1892
sibling Cecelia L Armstrong Source:8498998 1892
1893
sibling Eliza M Armstrong Source:8498998 1893
1896
sibling Frederick H Armstrong Source:8498998 1896
1911
employment Cotton Spinner Source:8498999 2nd April 1911
1911
location 10 Mather Street Failsworth Lancashire United Kingdom away from home address Source:8498999 2nd April 1911
1911
location Adrian Street North Manchester United Kingdom parents address Source:8498998 November 1911
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8498988 13th December 1914
1915
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:5173125 22nd June 1915
enlistment Manchseter United Kingdom Source:8498994
service British Army Private 3996 Lancashire Fusiliers Source:5173125
service British Army Corporal 3996 Lancashire Fusiliers 2nd Battalion Source:8498994
1916
death Killed in Action Somme France Source:7425299 Source:8498994 1st July 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7425299

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Christopher George
Initials CG
Last Name Armstrong
Source 7425299
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
10 Mather Street Failsworth Lancashire United Kingdom away from home address known 2nd April 1911
Adrian Street North Manchester United Kingdom parents address known November 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 3996 Lancashire Fusiliers Private
British Army 3996 Lancashire Fusiliers 2nd Battalion Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah R Armstrong mother
Frederick G Armstrong father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Rosa M Armstrong sister 1886
Dorothy L Armstrong sister 1887
Cecelia L Armstrong sister 1892
Eliza M Armstrong sister 1893
Frederick H Armstrong brother 1896

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Medal Index Cards Transcription Sharon36563
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Sharon36563
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Sharon36563
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Sharon36563

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Poppy in Yardley Church Sharon36563

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