We remember William George Ely

We remember William George Ely

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Timeline

Timeline

1887
sibling Ethel Daisy ED Ely Source:5488957 1887
1888
birth Walthamstow Essex United Kingdom Source:5488957 10th December 1888
1896
sibling Elsie May EM Ely Source:5488957 1896
1898
sibling Sidney Charles SC Ely Source:5488957 1898
1901
sibling Lewis Golby LG Ely Source:5488957 1901
1914
employment Milk Carrier literal Father Walthamstow Essex United Kingdom Source:5488957 1914
1915
children Kenneth George Ely Source:5488957 1915
1917
death Killed in Action The War Diary of 14th Army Field Artillery Brigade state that Major Alfred Dawson and six mess servants were killed by an enemy heavy shell on 20th May 1917. France France Source:5488957 20th May 1917
burial Fosse No.10 Communal Cemetery Extension CWGC Cemetery/Memorial SAINS-EN-GOHELLE France Source:8730873
enlistment WALTHAMSTOW, ESSEX United Kingdom Source:8730870
marriage Emily Lee-Graves Source:5488957
service British Army Acting Bombardier L/15005 Royal Field Artillery Source:5270166

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William George
Initials WG
Last Name Ely
Source 8730870
First Names Gunner W.g.ely
Initials GW
Source 5488957
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
British Army L/15005 Royal Field Artillery Acting Bombardier
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Kenneth George Ely son 1915
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie Aka Hannah Golby mother
George Ely father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ethel Daisy Ely sister 1887
Elsie May Ely sister 1896
Sidney Charles Ely brother 1898
Lewis Golby Ely brother 1901
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emily Lee-Graves wife -
Religion
DateReligionSource
1889-02-10 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription First
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription First
Medal Index Card

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Multimedia

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Gunner William George Ely's grave Sains-En-Gohelle Maggie725
War Diary Maggie725
Marriage Certificate Maggie725
1901 census Maggie725
Grandad is laid to rest Maggie725
William George Ely Baptism Certificate Maggie725
William George Ely Maggie725
William George Ely Memorial Card Maggie725
William George Ely Maggie725
British War Medal Maggie725
Victory Medal Maggie725
The medal card for William G. Ely Maggie725

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