We remember Wallace A Medford

We remember Wallace A Medford

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Timeline

Timeline

1890
birth Jamaica Source:8829288 5th January 1890
1911
dates Age 23 Source:8829419 1911
1911
employment Mariner SS Simonside Surrey Quays, Rotherhithe, London United Kingdom Source:8829419 1911
1911
location SS Simonside, Surrey Quays, Rotherhithe, London United Kingdom other group residence address Source:8829419 1911
1914
children Arthur Source:6735922 2nd January 1914
1914
marriage Catherine Gay Source:8828645 25th November 1914
1915
dates Age 24 Source:8828648 9th January 1915
1915
employment Labourer Source:8828648 9th January 1915
1915
enlistment Liverpool United Kingdom Source:8828648 9th January 1915
1915
service British Army Driver 70658 Royal Field Artillery No 6 Depot Source:8828648 9th January 1915 - 9th February 1915
1915
location 265 Fountains Rd, Liverpool United Kingdom their own address Source:8828648 9th January 1915
1915
discharge Source:8828648 9th February 1915
1915
dates Age 24 Source:8828647 8th March 1915
1915
employment Labourer Source:8828647 8th March 1915
1915
service British Army Driver 3987 Royal Field Artillery "D" Battery Source:8828647 8th March 1915 - 4th May 1915
1915
location 21 Howley St, Kirkdale, Liverpool United Kingdom their own address Source:8828647 8th March 1915
1915
discharge Source:8828647 4th May 1915
1915
service Royal Navy Deck Hand SD 1375 Royal Naval Reserve HMS Vivid I Source:8829288 4th June 1915 - 23rd July 1915
1915
location 33 Stonewall St, Everton United Kingdom their own address Source:8829288 4th June 1915
1915
service British Army Private 33050 Royal Welsh Fusiliers Depot Source:8828650 26th July 1915 - 28th August 1916
1916
children Wallace Source:6735922 14th April 1916
1916
discharge Source:8828650 28th August 1916
1917
children William Source:6735922 15th November 1917
1918
dates Age 27 Source:6735922 14th August 1918
1918
employment Motor Driver Source:6735922 14th August 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Private 2nd Class 284783 Royal Air Force Source:6735922 14th August 1918
1918
location 23 Baines Place, Buckland, Liverpool United Kingdom their own address Source:6735922 14th August 1918
1939
location 18 Murton Rd, New Kent Rd, London SE17 United Kingdom their own address Source:8828649 1st February 1939
1956
dates Age 65 Source:8828651 1956
service British Army EMT-61441 Army Service Corps Source:8828649
service British Army 350738 Army Service Corps Source:8828649
1956
death Southwark, London United Kingdom Source:8828651 1956

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Wallace A
Initials WA
Last Name Medford
Source 8828645
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
18 Murton Rd, New Kent Rd, London SE17 United Kingdom their own address known 1st February 1939
21 Howley St, Kirkdale, Liverpool United Kingdom their own address known 8th March 1915
23 Baines Place, Buckland, Liverpool United Kingdom their own address known 14th August 1918
265 Fountains Rd, Liverpool United Kingdom their own address known 9th January 1915
33 Stonewall St, Everton United Kingdom their own address known 4th June 1915
SS Simonside, Surrey Quays, Rotherhithe, London United Kingdom other group residence address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 70658 Royal Field Artillery No 6 Depot Driver
British Army 3987 Royal Field Artillery "D" Battery Driver
British Army 33050 Royal Welsh Fusiliers Depot Private
British Army EMT-61441 Army Service Corps
British Army 350738 Army Service Corps
Royal Navy SD 1375 Royal Naval Reserve HMS Vivid I Deck Hand
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 284783 Royal Air Force Private 2nd Class
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Arthur son 2nd January 1914
Wallace son 14th April 1916
William son 15th November 1917
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Felicia mother
Wallace Medford father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Catherine Gay wife 25th November 1914
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Brown Dark brown
DateHeightSource
1915-03-08 5'6"

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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British RAF Airmen 1912-1919
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Deborah102878
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Deborah102878
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Deborah102878
Medal Index Cards Transcription Deborah102878
Silver War Badge Roll Transcription Deborah102878
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Deborah102878
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Deborah102878

External Evidence

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Royal Naval Reserve Ratings' Records of Service Fife3190
Investigation into the loss of SS Simonside in 1912 Deborah102878

Multimedia

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Out of many, one people Deborah102878
UBIQUE Deborah102878

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