We remember Wilfred Brooke

We remember Wilfred Brooke

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Timeline

Timeline

1880
birth Bradford United Kingdom Source:8848290 Source:8603297 1880
1904
marriage Beatrice Robinson Source:8848303 28th June 1904
1904
employment Postman Bradford United Kingdom Source:8848354 1904
1904
location 30 Great Russell Street, Bradford United Kingdom Source:8848354 1904
1906
children Frank Roland Brooke Source:8848368 29th June 1906
1911
location 54 Carlisle Place, Bradford United Kingdom their own address Source:8848368 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Postman Bradford United Kingdom Source:8848368 1911
1914
enlistment Source:8603278 26th September 1914
1914
service British Army Private 1697 Royal Army Medical Corps Source:8933093 26th September 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8933093 8th September 1915
1915
children Muriel Brooke Source:8604082 31st October 1915
1917
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8961053 4th January 1917
1917
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:8604082 26th May 1917
1918
service British Army Staff Serjeant 339298 Royal Army Medical Corps 63rd West Lancashire Field Ambulance (Territorial Force) Source:8848250 March 1918
1918
awards Belgian Croix de Guerre Other War Service Award Source:8604082 12th July 1918
1918
awards Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration Source:8848250 September 1918
1918
awards Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration Source:8848250 1918
1918
service British Army Staff Serjeant 339298 Royal Army Medical Corps 63rd West Lancashire Field Ambulance (Territorial Force) Source:8848250 27th September 1918
1919
discharge Source:8603278 2nd April 1919
1920
dates Age 39 Source:8933096 26th July 1920
service British Army Acting Warrant Officer Class 1 339298 Royal Army Medical Corps Source:8933093
1920
death War Related Sickness TB 85 Rice Lane, Wallasey United Kingdom Source:8604082 Source:8603282 26th July 1920
burial Wallasey (rake Lane) Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Cheshire United Kingdom Section 15. Plot 11G. Grave 154 Source:8933096

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Wilfred
Initials W
Last Name Brooke,
Source 8848281
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
30 Great Russell Street, Bradford United Kingdom known 1904
54 Carlisle Place, Bradford United Kingdom their own address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1697 Royal Army Medical Corps Private
British Army 339298 Royal Army Medical Corps 63rd West Lancashire Field Ambulance (Territorial Force) Staff Serjeant
British Army 339298 Royal Army Medical Corps Acting Warrant Officer Class 1
British Army 339298 Royal Army Medical Corps 63rd West Lancashire Field Ambulance (Territorial Force) Staff Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Belgian Croix de Guerre Other War Service Award
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
DCM and Bar, MM British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Muriel Brooke daughter 31st October 1915
Frank Roland Brooke son 29th June 1906
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Joseph Brooke father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Beatrice Robinson wife 28th June 1904

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Silver War Badge Roll Transcription debbie2674
Medal Index Cards Transcription Selena49658
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Selena49658
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Selena49658
Medal Index Cards Transcription Guy74824
WWI Distinguished Conduct Medal Citations Transcription Guy74824
WWI Distinguished Conduct Medal Citations Transcription Guy74824
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Guy74824
Medal Index Cards Transcription Guy74824
Medal Index Cards Transcription Guy74824
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Guy74824
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Guy74824
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Guy74824
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Guy74824
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Guy74824

External Evidence

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Liverpool Echo - Wilfred's Grave debbie2674
service record - on ancestry debbie2674
The RAMC in the Great War - biography debbie2674
honoured by the Belgian King debbie2674
video of his commemoration 2016 debbie2674
LONDON GAZETTE, 12 JULY, 1918 - Croix de Guerre (Belgian) R58235
MIC image [War medals] (Ancestry) R58235
MIC image [Mentioned in Despatches] (Ancestry) R58235
MIC image [SWB List] (Ancestry R58235
Commonwealth War Graves Commission - Wilfred Brooke 339298 R58235
MIC image ["Brookes" 339298] (Ancestry) R58235
LONDON GAZETTE, 4 JANUARY, 1917 - Mentioned in Despatches R58235
LONDON GAZETTE, 26 MAY, 1917 - Military Medal R58235

Multimedia

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Wilfred's grave Selena49658
D.C.M. citations transcription Guy74824
Marriage Certificate Guy74824
1911 Guy74824

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