We remember Benjamin Heywood Whitley

We remember Benjamin Heywood Whitley

Timeline

Timeline

1873
sibling Catherine M Whitley Source:8498315 1873
1875
sibling Ellen G Whitley Source:8498315 1875
1878
birth Darlaston, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:8498306 Source:8498315 28th December 1878
1881
dates Age 2 Source:8498315 1881
1881
location Bill Street, Darlaston, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8498315 1881
1891
location The Green, Northleach, Gloucestershire United Kingdom school/college address Source:8498340 1891
1891
dates Age 12 Source:8498340 1891
1891
education The Green Northleach, Gloucestershire United Kingdom Source:8498340 1891
1901
dates Age 22 Source:8498338 1901
1901
employment Schoolmaster Park Road, Southport, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:8498338 1901
1901
location Park Road, Southport, Lancashire United Kingdom school/college address Source:8498338 1901
1911
dates Age 32 Source:8498344 1911
1911
employment Assistant Master Sparken Hill, Worksop, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom Source:8498344 1911
1911
location Sparken Hill, Worksop, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom school/college address Source:8498344 1911
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Scots Source:8498311 14th August 1915 - 17th July 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8498292 20th March 1916
service British Army Second Lieutenant Special Reserve Royal Scots Source:5323720
1916
death Source:7152505 17th July 1916
1917
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:5323720 4th January 1917
burial Quarry Cemetery, Montauban CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7152505

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Benjamin Heywood
Initials BH
Last Name Whitley
Source 7152505
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Bill Street, Darlaston, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address known 1881
Park Road, Southport, Lancashire United Kingdom school/college address known 1901
Sparken Hill, Worksop, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom school/college address known 1911
The Green, Northleach, Gloucestershire United Kingdom school/college address known 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Special Reserve Royal Scots Second Lieutenant
British Army Royal Scots Second Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
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
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Hannah Whitley mother
Benjamin Whitley father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Catherine M Whitley sister 1873
Ellen G Whitley sister 1875

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Charlotte33
Medal Index Cards Transcription Charlotte33
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Charlotte33
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Charlotte33
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Charlotte33
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Charlotte33
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Charlotte33

External Evidence

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We Remember by Maureen Linton, Iain Whitmey and Peter Smith OBE Charlotte33
Barrow-in-Furness in the Great War by Ruth Mansergh Charlotte33
Image of Benjamin's family gravestone Charlotte33
Appointment to Second Lieutenant Charlotte33

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