We remember Alfred Applin

We remember Alfred Applin

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Timeline

Timeline

1861
sibling Thomas Edward Applin Source:6982841 April 1861
1864
sibling Joseph Applin Source:6982841 February 1864
1867
sibling Joseph Applin Source:6982841 January 1867
1870
sibling Lydia Jane Applin Source:6982841 September 1870
1873
sibling Sydney Applin Source:6982841 December 1873
1877
sibling Blanche Applin Source:6982841 21st May 1877
1881
sibling Mary Ann Applin Source:6982841 28th February 1881
1886
birth Bere Regis, Dorset United Kingdom Source:6982838 March 1886
1891
location Ryehill, Bere Regis, Dorset United Kingdom parents address Source:6982838 1891
1891
dates Age 5 Source:6982838 1891
1914
dates Age 27 Source:8897244 19th December 1914
1914
enlistment Dorchester United Kingdom Source:8897244 19th December 1914
1914
location 142 Rye Hill, Bere Regis, Dorset United Kingdom parents address Source:8897244 19th December 1914
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:8897244 9th August 1915 - 23rd September 1915
1915
hospitalisation Gunshot Wound 6th Sept 1915 In Action, Galipoli. Hospitalised as in other entry. Hospital/Institution Source:8897244 6th September 1915
1915
hospitalisation Bullet wound in chest. Entrance just internal to angle of right scapula. Bullet passed through spinal cord and lodged in chest. Immediate paraplegia and complete double incontinence. Hospital/Institution Source:8897244 24th September 1915 - 24th November 1915
1916
discharge Source:8897244 6th January 1916
1916
service British Army Private 12646 Dorsetshire Regiment 3rd Battalion Source:8897244 1916
events Proceedings on Discharge document Military Discipline Source:8897244
1920
death Died of wounds Richmond United Kingdom Source:7081198 Source:6982841 6th May 1920
burial Bere Regis Cemetery Bere Regis Cemetery Non-War Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Bere Regis Dorset United Kingdom United Kingdom Source:6982841 Source:7081198

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Alfred
Initials A
Last Name Applin
Source 651038
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
142 Rye Hill, Bere Regis, Dorset United Kingdom parents address 19th December 1914
Ryehill, Bere Regis, Dorset United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 12646 Dorsetshire Regiment 3rd Battalion Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Jane Pope mother
Thomas Edward Applin father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Thomas Edward Applin brother April 1861
Joseph Applin brother February 1864
Joseph Applin brother January 1867
Lydia Jane Applin sister September 1870
Sydney Applin brother December 1873
Blanche Applin sister 21st May 1877
Mary Ann Applin sister 28th February 1881
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914-12-19 5'8"

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Kathy30586
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Kathy30586
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Kathy30586
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Kathy30586
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Chris2090
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Chris2090

External Evidence

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St Paul's Cathedral, Altar Frontal embroidered by wounded vetrans Chris2090
CWGC war grave details Amy127

Multimedia

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St Paul's Altar Cloth Kathy30586
Headstone, Bere Regis, Dorset, England Kathy30586
Bere Regis War Memorial Amy127
St John the Baptist Church, Bere Regis. Amy127
Name of soldier on WWI memorial. Amy127

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