We remember William Arthur Arch

We remember William Arthur Arch

Timeline

Timeline

1884
birth Bow, London United Kingdom Source:7625965 1st February 1884
1914
service British Army Private /Rifleman 2378 London Regiment 1st 16th County of London Battalion - 1st Queen's Westminster Rifles Source:7627261 28th August 1914 - 28th March 1916
1914
enlistment Buckingham Gate, London United Kingdom Source:7627261 28th August 1914
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:7622410 1st November 1914 - 10th February 1917
1914
appointments Trenches nr Erquinheim including Christmas Truce Source:7627261 17th November 1914 - 26th December 1914
1915
appointments Trenches nr Houpline (River Lys) Source:7627261 1st January 1915 - 28th May 1915
1915
appointments Support Ypres Salient Source:7627261 31st May 1915 - 18th November 1915
1915
appointments Trenches at Potijze, Ypres Salient Source:7627261 14th December 1915 - 1st February 1916
1916
location 11 Chadwick Road, Leytonstone, London United Kingdom parents address Source:7619411 28th March 1916
1916
discharge Source:7627261 28th March 1916
1916
service British Army Private 164289 Army Service Corps Motor Transport 1st Base MT Depot Source:7622410 29th March 1916 - 10th February 1917
1916
appointments Att 43rd Brigade Royal Garrison Artillery Source:7645501 18th April 1916
1917
dates Age 33 Source:7622410 10th February 1917
1917
service British Army 2nd Lieutenant Royal Garrison Artillery Special Reserve of Officers Source:7624613 11th February 1917 - 8th March 1919
1917
commission Regular Source:7624455 17th February 1917
1917
discharge Source:7622410 15th March 1917
1917
appointments Served with 109 Heavy Battery Source:7645501 25th May 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:7624613 25th May 1917 - March 1919
1917
appointments Posted to 91st Seige Battery Source:7645501 14th September 1917
1917
appointments Attached to 35 Squadron Royal Flying Corps Source:7645501 24th December 1917
1918
appointments Posted to 76th Brigade Royal Garrison Artillery Source:7645501 27th May 1918
1918
appointments Att 14 Balloon Coy RAF Source:7645501 4th November 1918 - 7th March 1919
1919
location 149 Whipps Cross Road, Leytonstone, London E11 United Kingdom parents address Source:7624613 7th March 1919
1919
discharge Source:7624613 8th March 1919
1919
service British Army Lieutenant Royal Garrison Artillery Special Reserve of Officers Source:7624613 8th March 1919 - 1st April 1920
1920
location Orchard House, Little Bowden, Market Harborough, Leics United Kingdom their own address Source:7625229 10th November 1920
appointments 4 Source:7645501
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:7626730
employment Salesman's Instructor Source:7624613
appointments 1 Source:7645501
appointments 2 Source:7645501
appointments 3 Source:7645501
marriage Ida May Source:7724810
1935
death Cheadle, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:7724810 16th December 1935

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Arthur
Initials WA
Last Name Arch
Source 652154
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
11 Chadwick Road, Leytonstone, London United Kingdom parents address known 28th March 1916
149 Whipps Cross Road, Leytonstone, London E11 United Kingdom parents address known 7th March 1919
Orchard House, Little Bowden, Market Harborough, Leics United Kingdom their own address known 10th November 1920
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 164289 Army Service Corps Motor Transport 1st Base MT Depot Private
British Army Royal Garrison Artillery Special Reserve of Officers 2nd Lieutenant
British Army 2378 London Regiment 1st 16th County of London Battalion - 1st Queen's Westminster Rifles Private /Rifleman
British Army Royal Garrison Artillery Special Reserve of Officers Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ida May wife
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1917-02-10 5'8"
Religion
DateReligionSource
Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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War History 1st Batt Queen's Westminster Rifles Peter54947
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