We remember Harry Burgess

We remember Harry Burgess

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Timeline

1881
sibling Arthur Source:8704268 April 1881
1883
sibling George Source:8704268 15th February 1883
1890
birth Walsall, Sraffordshire United Kingdom Source:8704253 26th January 1890
1891
sibling Ben Source:8704268 26th October 1891
1894
sibling William Source:8704268 July 1894
1895
sibling Alice Mary Source:8704268 9th September 1895
1898
sibling Horace Charles Source:8704268 3rd November 1898
1901
dates Age 8 Source:8704268 April 1901
1901
location 14 Thorpe Road, Walsall United Kingdom parents address Source:8704268 April 1901
1911
employment Butchers Shop Mr Drew Caldmore Green, Walsall United Kingdom Source:8704289 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 21 Source:8704289 April 1911
1911
employment Special Constable Borough Police Force Walsall United Kingdom Source:8704289 April 1911
1911
location 14 Thorpe Rd, Walsall United Kingdom parents address Source:8704289 April 1911
1916
enlistment Walsall United Kingdom Source:8704253 February 1916
1917
service British Army Corporal 201825 South Staffordshire Regt 2/6 Battalion Source:8704253 1917
1918
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:8704333 1st March 1918
1918
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8704253 3rd October 1918
1918
service British Army Private 201823 South Staffordshire Regiment 2/5 Battalion Source:8704253 October 1918
service British Army Corporal 201825 South Staffordshire Regt 1/5 Battalion Source:8704253
1918
death Died of wounds Died from shrapnel wounds no12 Casualty Clearing Station France Source:8704253 3rd October 1918
burial Tincourt New British Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial France V.H.40 Source:8704253

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Harry
Initials H
Last Name Burgess
Source 8704253
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
14 Thorpe Rd, Walsall United Kingdom parents address known April 1911
14 Thorpe Road, Walsall United Kingdom parents address known April 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 201823 South Staffordshire Regiment 2/5 Battalion Private
British Army 201825 South Staffordshire Regt 1/5 Battalion Corporal
British Army 201825 South Staffordshire Regt 2/6 Battalion Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
MM British Award/Decoration
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Mary Bailey mother
Benjamin Burgess father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Arthur brother April 1881
Alice Mary sister 9th September 1895
George brother 15th February 1883
Ben brother 26th October 1891
William brother July 1894
Horace Charles brother 3rd November 1898
Religion
DateReligionSource
1890-02-27 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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