We remember Thomas Arkell

We remember Thomas Arkell

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Timeline

Timeline

1875
sibling James Arkell Source:9398740 1875
1879
birth Vauxhall, South London United Kingdom Source:9398730 Source:8451081 1879
1881
location 4 Neville Street, Lambeth, London United Kingdom parents address Source:9398740 3rd April 1881
1881
dates Age 2 Source:9398740 3rd April 1881
1881
sibling George Arkell Source:9398740 1881
1902
dates Age 23 Source:9398759 June 1902
1902
children Thomas Arkell Source:9398760 1902
1902
marriage Elizabeth Kate Arkell nee Kay Source:9398759 1902
1906
children Alfred Arkell Source:9398760 1906
1910
children Frederick G Arkell Source:9398760 1910
1911
dates Age 31 Source:9398760 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Printers Labourer Not known Southwark, London United Kingdom Source:9398760 2nd April 1911
1911
location 11 Brunswick Court, Southwark, London United Kingdom their own address Source:9398760 2nd April 1911
1914
dates Age 35 Source:9398730 4th August 1914
1916
enlistment Southwark, London United Kingdom Source:8451081 1916
1917
service British Army Rifleman 373554 London Regiment 8th (City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles) Source:656618 1st January 1917 - 30th June 1918
1918
location Blackfriars, Central London United Kingdom their own address Source:8451081 29th June 1918
1918
dates Age 39 Source:9398719 30th June 1918
service British Army Rifleman 6653 London Regiment 8th (City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles) Source:656618
service British Army Private 373554 London Regiment 10th (County of London) Battalion (Hackney) Source:656618
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8451081
1918
death Killed in Action Thomas Arkell died at the time of the German Spring Offensive aka the Ludendorff Offensive (21 Mar 1918 to 18 Jul 1918). He was 39. or near Bavelincourt, Somme Department France Source:8451082 Source:9398719 30th June 1918
burial Bavelincourt Communal Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Cemetery/memorial reference: B. 18 Source:9398719

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Thomas
Initials T
Last Name Arkell
Source 656618
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
11 Brunswick Court, Southwark, London United Kingdom their own address known 2nd April 1911
4 Neville Street, Lambeth, London United Kingdom parents address known 3rd April 1881
Blackfriars, Central London United Kingdom their own address known 29th June 1918
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 6653 London Regiment 8th (City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles) Rifleman
British Army 373554 London Regiment 10th (County of London) Battalion (Hackney) Private
British Army 373554 London Regiment 8th (City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles) Rifleman
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Thomas Arkell son 1902
Alfred Arkell son 1906
Frederick G Arkell son 1910
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eliza Arkell nee Williams mother
Alfred Arkell father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Arkell brother 1875
George Arkell brother 1881
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Kate Arkell nee Kay wife 1902

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Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Valerie34433
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Valerie34433
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Keith22624
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith22624
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Keith22624
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith22624
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Keith22624
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Keith22624

External Evidence

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CWGC website entry for 373554 Thomas Arkell - London Regiment (Post Office Rifles) Keith22624

Multimedia

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8th(City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles) Keith22624

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