We remember Richard Wallace Burnell

We remember Richard Wallace Burnell

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Timeline

Timeline

1891
sibling William Theodore Burnell Source:7604498 1891
1892
birth Newton, Porthcawl, Glamorgan United Kingdom Source:7604470 Source:7604516 1892
1898
sibling Leonard Morris Burnell Source:7604498 1898
1911
dates Age 18 Source:7604498 1911
1911
employment Apprentice Mason Source:7604498 1911
1911
location Craigerne, Railway Terrace, Porthcawl, Glamorgan United Kingdom parents address Source:7604498 1911
1915
location Crangerne, 25 Mary Street, Porthcawl United Kingdom parents address Source:7604523 1st January 1915
1915
service British Army Private 47009 Northamptonshire Regiment 4th Reserve Battalion Source:7604514 1915
1915
service British Army Lance Corporal 41773 Royal Welch 23rd Service Battalion Source:7604564 5th November 1915 - 17th February 1916
1915
enlistment Porthcawl, Glamorgan United Kingdom Source:7604510 8th November 1915
1915
employment Bricklayer Source:7604564 8th November 1915
1916
service British Army Lance Corporal 151049 Royal Engineers Inland Water Transport Source:7604564 17th February 1916
1917
marriage Winifred Rees Source:7604510 13th January 1917
1917
service British Army Lance Corporal 47009 Northamptonshire Regiment 6th Battalion Source:7604564 1st September 1917
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:7604516
1918
death Killed in Action Somme France Source:7604478 Source:7604516 23rd March 1918
burial Pozieres Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Panel 54 to 56 Source:7604478

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Richard Wallace
Initials RW
Last Name Burnell
Source 7604470
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Craigerne, Railway Terrace, Porthcawl, Glamorgan United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Crangerne, 25 Mary Street, Porthcawl United Kingdom parents address known 1st January 1915
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 47009 Northamptonshire Regiment 4th Reserve Battalion Private
British Army 41773 Royal Welch 23rd Service Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 47009 Northamptonshire Regiment 6th Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 151049 Royal Engineers Inland Water Transport Lance Corporal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Burnell father
Martha Ann Burnell mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Theodore Burnell brother 1891
Leonard Morris Burnell brother 1898
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Winifred Rees wife 13th January 1917
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1915-11-08 5'7"

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Ceri35506
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Ceri35506
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Ceri35506
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ceri35506
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Ceri35506
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Ceri35506
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Ceri35506
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ceri35506
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Ceri35506
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Ceri35506

External Evidence

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Porthcawl Museum Website Ceri35506
War Graves Photographic project website Selena49658

Multimedia

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Pozieres Memorial Selena49658

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