We remember Frank Hamer

We remember Frank Hamer

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Timeline

Timeline

birth Ramsbottom United Kingdom Source:6158255
1901
location 17 Tunbridge Street, Preston, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address Source:6158278 1st April 1901
1907
marriage Alice Ellison Dinah Kerfoot Source:6158266 19th November 1907
1907
children Edith Hamer Source:6158266 24th November 1907
1908
employment Weaver Preston, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:6158255 21st January 1908
1908
dates Age 23 Source:6158255 22nd January 1908
1908
employment Police Constable Preston Borough Police Preston, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:6158255 22nd January 1908 - 27th January 1915
1911
children Hilda Hamer Source:6158266 18th March 1911
1911
location 17 Tunbridge Street, Preston, Lancashire United Kingdom their own address Source:6158276 1st April 1911
1915
enlistment Preston, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:6158266 25th January 1915
1916
service British Army Acting Sergeant Royal Garrison Artillery 13 Siege Battery Source:6158266 12th February 1916 - 31st March 1916
1916
service British Army Sergeant 5877 Royal Garrison Artillery 13 Siege Battery Source:6158266 31st March 1916 - 2nd August 1917
1917
service British Army Sergeant Royal Garrison Artillery 121 Siege Battery Source:6158266 2nd August 1917
1917
service British Army Warrant Officer Class 2 (Battery Quarter Master Sergeant) 280877 Royal Garrison Artillery 121 Siege Battery Source:6158266 2nd August 1917 - 22nd August 1918
1918
service British Army Warrant Officer Class 2 (Acting Battery Sergeant Major) Royal Garrison Artillery 121 Siege Battery Source:6158266 22nd August 1918 - 18th September 1918
1918
awards Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration Source:6158265 30th August 1918
1918
service British Army Warrant Officer Class 2 (Battery Quarter Master Sergeant) Royal Garrison Artillery 121 Siege Battery Source:6158266 18th September 1918 - 16th January 1919
1919
employment Police Constable Preston Borough Police Preston, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:6158255 2nd January 1919 - 11th January 1922
1919
discharge Source:6158266 16th January 1919
1919
dates Age 34 Source:6158266 16th January 1919
1919
hospitalisation Neurasthenia Hospital/Institution Source:6158266 24th November 1919
1922
employment Police Sergeant Preston Borough Police Preston, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:6158255 11th January 1922 - 21st July 1925
1925
employment Police Inspector Preston Borough Police Preston, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:6158255 21st July 1925
service British Army Corporal 5877 Royal Garrison Artillery 13 Siege Battery Source:6158266
service British Army Royal Garrison Artillery 5th Lancashire (Volunteers) Source:6158255

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Frank
Initials F
Last Name Hamer
Source 5278515
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
17 Tunbridge Street, Preston, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address known 1st April 1901
17 Tunbridge Street, Preston, Lancashire United Kingdom their own address known 1st April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 5877 Royal Garrison Artillery 13 Siege Battery Corporal
British Army Royal Garrison Artillery 5th Lancashire (Volunteers)
British Army Royal Garrison Artillery 13 Siege Battery Acting Sergeant
British Army Royal Garrison Artillery 121 Siege Battery Sergeant
British Army 5877 Royal Garrison Artillery 13 Siege Battery Sergeant
British Army Royal Garrison Artillery 121 Siege Battery Warrant Officer Class 2 (Acting Battery Sergeant Major)
British Army 280877 Royal Garrison Artillery 121 Siege Battery Warrant Officer Class 2 (Battery Quarter Master Sergeant)
British Army Royal Garrison Artillery 121 Siege Battery Warrant Officer Class 2 (Battery Quarter Master Sergeant)
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edith Hamer daughter 24th November 1907
Hilda Hamer daughter 18th March 1911
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Ellison Dinah Kerfoot wife 19th November 1907
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Brown
DateHeightSource
1908-01-22 5'10"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Cranborne3325
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Cranborne3325
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Cranborne3325

External Evidence

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Preston Borough Police records Cranborne3325
Brother - Serjeant Walter Hamer Cranborne3325

Multimedia

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Police Sergeant 4 Frank Hamer (1922) Cranborne3325
Police Inspector Frank Hamer (1929) Cranborne3325

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