We remember Richard William Elkins

We remember Richard William Elkins

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Timeline

Timeline

1884
sibling Clara E Elkins Source:9274428 1884
1885
sibling Edward G Elkins Source:9274428 1885
1886
birth Norwood, Surrey United Kingdom Source:7541507 Source:9274428 1886
1891
dates Age 5 Source:9274424 1891
1891
sibling Benjamin D Elkins Source:9274428 1891
1901
dates Age 15 Source:9274428 1901
1901
employment Carpenter Apprentice Source:9274428 1901
1915
dates Age 29 Source:9274419 1915
1915
employment Wireworker Source:9274419 1915
1915
enlistment Calgary Canada Source:9274419 23rd September 1915
service Canadian Expeditionary Force 160242 Source:5901122
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Private 160242 Canadian Infantry Source:7541507
1916
death Source:7541507 18th November 1916
burial Vimy Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Source:7541507

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Richard William
Initials RW
Last Name Elkins
Source 5901122
Last Name Choules
Source 7541507
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
30 Belle Hill, Bexhill, Sussex United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Fairholme, Leigham Lane, Lambeth, London United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Canadian Expeditionary Force 160242
Canadian Expeditionary Force 160242 Canadian Infantry Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Matilda Elkins mother
George Elkins father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Clara E Elkins sister 1884
Edward G Elkins brother 1885
Benjamin D Elkins brother 1891
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Dark Grey Black
DateHeightSource
1915 5'7"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Canadian Attestation Papers
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Canadian Expeditonary Force attestations 1914-1918 Transcription Catherine91214
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Catherine91214
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Catherine91214
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Catherine91214

External Evidence

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Passenger List - Liverpool to Saint John, Canada Catherine91214

Multimedia

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Addition to gravestone - memorial Catherine91214

Stories

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