We remember Joseph Gowton

We remember Joseph Gowton

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Timeline

Timeline

1874
sibling John Gowton Source:9527424 1874
1877
sibling Charles Gowton Source:9527424 1877
1879
sibling Thomas Gowton Source:9527424 1879
1881
sibling George Gowton Source:9527424 1881
1882
birth Chilton, Durham United Kingdom Source:9527423 Source:9526273 1882
1885
sibling Edith Gowton Source:9527424 1885
1889
sibling Sarah Gowton Source:9527424 1889
1891
dates Age 8 Source:9527424 5th April 1891
1891
location Flats Cottage, Scotts Row, Gomer Terrace, Newton Cap United Kingdom parents address Source:9527424 5th April 1891
1901
dates Age 18 Source:9527426 31st March 1901
1901
employment Servant - Underboots Clara Wright - Hotel Manageress Talbot Hotel, Market Place, Bishop Auckland United Kingdom Source:9527426 31st March 1901
1901
location The Talbot Hotel, 52 Market Place, Bishop Auckland, Durham United Kingdom other group residence address Source:9527426 31st March 1901
1908
children Ernest Gowton Source:9527432 1908
1909
children George Gowton Source:9527432 1909
1909
marriage Elizabeth Ann Gibson Source:9527432 1909
1911
dates Age 27 Source:9527432 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Coal Miner Hewer Source:9527432 2nd April 1911
1911
location 26 Surtees Street, Bishop Auckland, Durham United Kingdom other group residence address Source:9527432 2nd April 1911
1914
location Raglan South Barracks, Devonport United Kingdom military residence address Source:9528464 11th August 1914
1914
service British Army Private 7581 Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Battalion (embarkation for France to join BEF) Source:9526271 13th August 1914
1915
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:9526276 17th February 1915
1915
service British Army Private 7581 Royal Irish Regiment 1st Battalion Source:9526273 22nd July 1915
1915
death Killed in Action Source:7115877 Source:9526273 22nd July 1915
burial Houplines Communal Cemetery Extension CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Nord France Source:7115877

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Joseph
Initials J
Last Name Gowton
Source 9526271
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
26 Surtees Street, Bishop Auckland, Durham United Kingdom other group residence address known 2nd April 1911
Flats Cottage, Scotts Row, Gomer Terrace, Newton Cap United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Raglan South Barracks, Devonport United Kingdom military residence address known 11th August 1914
The Talbot Hotel, 52 Market Place, Bishop Auckland, Durham United Kingdom other group residence address known 31st March 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 7581 Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Battalion (embarkation for France to join BEF) Private
British Army 7581 Royal Irish Regiment 1st Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp 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
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ernest Gowton son 1908
George Gowton son 1909
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Gowton mother
Charles Gowton father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Gowton brother 1874
Charles Gowton brother 1877
Thomas Gowton brother 1879
George Gowton brother 1881
Edith Gowton sister 1885
Sarah Gowton sister 1889
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Ann Gibson wife 1909

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Medal Index Cards Transcription Patrick63223
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Patrick63223
Medal Index Cards Transcription Patrick63223
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Patrick63223
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Patrick63223
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Patrick63223
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Patrick63223
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Patrick63223

External Evidence

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The London Gazette Patrick63223
The Campaigns and History of the Royal Irish Regiment Vol.II from 1900 to 1922 Patrick63223
"There's a Devil in the Drum" by J.F.Lucy Patrick63223
“The Mons Star: The British Expeditionary Force 1914” Patrick63223
“Within Four Walls” by Major M.C.C. Harrison and Captain H. Cartwright Patrick63223
The Battle of Le Pilly Patrick63223
Ireland and the First World War - the Battle of Le Pilly Patrick63223
Le Pilly honours 177 Irish men killed in first World War battle. Patrick63223
Wherever the Firing Line Extends Patrick63223

Multimedia

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Royal Irish Regiment Cap Badge Patrick63223
Royal Irish Regiment Cap Badge Patrick63223
Gomer Terrace, Newton Cap, Bishop Auckland Patrick63223
Surtees Street, Bishop Auckland, Durham Patrick63223
Chilton, Durham Patrick63223
HOUPLINES COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION Patrick63223
The Guardhouse at Raglan Barracks, Devonport Patrick63223
SS Herschel Patrick63223
Market Place, Bishop Auckland, Durham Patrick63223

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