We remember Francis Harry Banks

We remember Francis Harry Banks

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Timeline

Timeline

1888
birth Bradford United Kingdom Source:7902417 Source:7902451 28th November 1888
1897
service British Army Private 7722 West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Source:7902417 28th June 1897
1897
location 42 Victor Street, Bradford United Kingdom Source:7902417 28th June 1897
1897
employment French Polisher Bradford United Kingdom Source:7902417 28th June 1897
1897
enlistment Bradford United Kingdom Source:7902417 28th June 1897
1901
location Amberley Street, Bradford United Kingdom other group residence address Source:7902463 1901
1908
service British Army 79 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:7902417 1st April 1908
1911
service British Army Sergeant 79 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:7902417 14th June 1911 - 15th April 1915
1911
employment Market Attendant Bradford United Kingdom Source:7902451 1911
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:7902417 15th April 1915 - 30th August 1916
1915
service British Army Company Sergeant Major 79/ 4523083 West Yorkshire Regiment/ West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:7902417 15th April 1915 - 11th October 1916
1916
appointments Company Sergeant Major, A Coy 1/6th W Yorks Source:7902405 4th March 1916 - 27th August 1916
1916
awards Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration Source:7902417 3rd June 1916
1916
hospitalisation Wounded - shell falling on a dugout Hospital/Institution Source:7902417 26th August 1916 - 27th August 1916
1916
service British Army Company Sergeant Major West Yorkshire Regiment 5th (Reserve) Battalion Source:7902417 11th October 1916 - 8th October 1918
1917
events Instructor - Musketry Training Clipstone, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom Source:7902417 1917
1918
hospitalisation Wounded - bullet Hospital/Institution Source:7902417 26th September 1918
1918
service British Army Company Sergeant Major West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:7902417 8th October 1918 - 8th December 1919
1918
appointments Supernumerary Company Sergeant Major 1/6th W Yorks Source:7902405 22nd October 1918 - 11th November 1918
1918
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:7902417 1918 - 1919
1919
service British Army Acing Regimental Sergeant Major 240006 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:7902417 8th February 1919 - 23rd February 1919
1920
employment Assistant Market Superintendent Bradford United Kingdom Source:7902417 20th May 1920
1920
service British Army Company Sergeant Major 4523083 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:7902417 20th May 1920 - 19th May 1930
1920
location 107 Uncercliffe Street, Bradford United Kingdom Source:7902417 20th May 1920
1920
service British Army Private 4523083 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:7902417 20th May 1920 - 20th May 1920
1924
marriage Mary Eliza Wyatt Rawnsley Source:7902473 1924
1930
discharge Source:7902417 19th May 1930
1957
death Bradford United Kingdom Source:7902455 1957
awards Territorial Force Efficiency Medal Other War Service Award Source:7902417

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Francis Harry
Initials FH
Last Name Banks,
Source 7902450
First Names Harry
Initials H
Source 7902417
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
107 Uncercliffe Street, Bradford United Kingdom known 20th May 1920
42 Victor Street, Bradford United Kingdom known 28th June 1897
Amberley Street, Bradford United Kingdom other group residence address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 4523083 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Private
British Army 7722 West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Private
British Army 240006 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Acing Regimental Sergeant Major
British Army 79 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Sergeant
British Army 79 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 5th (Reserve) Battalion Company Sergeant Major
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Company Sergeant Major
British Army 79/ 4523083 West Yorkshire Regiment/ West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Company Sergeant Major
British Army 4523083 West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Company Sergeant Major
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
DCM British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration
Territorial Force Efficiency Medal Other War Service Award
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Eliza Wyatt Rawnsley wife 1924
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fair Grey Brown
DateHeightSource
1920-05-20 5'8"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1920-05-20 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Medal Index Cards Transcription M2740
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription M2740
National Roll of the Great War 1914-1918 Transcription M2740
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription M2740
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription M2740
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription M2740
Medal Index Cards Transcription Deborah102878

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected byMore information
History of the 6th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment, Vol 1 1/6th Battalion M2740
London Gazette Entry - Award of DCM (1916) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Citation for DCM (1916) M2740

Multimedia

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CSM H Banks DCM M2740
Distinguished Conduct Medal Vincent96527

Stories

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