We remember William George Foster

We remember William George Foster

Timeline

Timeline

1877
sibling Alfred Thomas Foster Source:7729140 1877
1881
dates Age 1 Source:7729001 April 1881
1881
birth Brighton, Sussex United Kingdom Source:6850460 1881
1886
sibling Nellie J.e. Foster Source:7728994 1886
1887
sibling Mabel E.a. Foster Source:7728994 1887
1891
dates Age 10 Source:7728994 April 1891
1891
location 26 Western Street,Brighton,Sussex United Kingdom parents address Source:7728994 April 1891
1901
dates Age 20 Source:7729002 April 1901
1901
employment Photographer United Kingdom Source:7729002 April 1901
1903
children Marjorie Blanche Buchanan Source:6850460 5th February 1903
1905
marriage Cara Elizabeth Tiltman Source:7729133 5th September 1905
1908
children Edward Barwell Source:6850460 30th June 1908
1909
employment Photographer's assistant Burgess Hill,Sussex United Kingdom Source:7729140 1909
1909
location 2 Fairplace Cottages,Burgess Hill,Sussex United Kingdom Source:7729140 1909
1909
children Montague George Source:6850460 29th December 1909
1910
employment Photographer Brighton, Sussex United Kingdom Source:7729140 1910 - 1912
1911
dates Age 30 Source:7729003 April 1911
1911
employment Photographer United Kingdom Source:7729003 April 1911
1913
children William Foster Source:7729140 6th December 1913
1914
enlistment Source:6850460 1914
1915
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8900023 24th July 1915
1916
children Caramena Foster Source:7729140 19th January 1916
employment Photographer Source:6850460
events Commemoration in St Peters Memorial Book Commemoration in St Peter's Memorial Book St Peter's Church,Brighton,Sussex United Kingdom Also recorded on Brighton War Memorial,Brighton,Sussex Source:7728544
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Sergeant Mech. W[ireless] 93772 No. 4 Squadron RAF Source:7728990
service British Army Lance Corporal 2686 Royal Sussex Regiment Source:8900023
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Sergeant 93772 Royal Air Force Source:8900023
location The Twitten,Ditchling,Sussex United Kingdom Source:7728544
1918
death Accidentally killed on active service. Means of ID were Cross,certified report and disc. The disc was forwarded to base. France Source:7728990 Source:7728544 26th October 1918
burial 'y' Farm Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Bois Grenier Mouvaux - in monastery ground France A. 9. Source:7728990

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William George
Initials WG
Last Name Foster
Source 6850460
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
2 Fairplace Cottages,Burgess Hill,Sussex United Kingdom known 1909
26 Western Street,Brighton,Sussex United Kingdom parents address known April 1891
The Twitten,Ditchling,Sussex United Kingdom
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 93772 No. 4 Squadron RAF Sergeant Mech. W[ireless]
British Army 2686 Royal Sussex Regiment Lance Corporal
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 93772 Royal Air Force Sergeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edward Barwell 30th June 1908
Montague George 29th December 1909
Marjorie Blanche Buchanan 5th February 1903
Caramena Foster daughter 19th January 1916
William Foster son 6th December 1913
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Louisa Jane Barwell mother
Thomas Gimson Foster father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Nellie J.e. Foster sister 1886
Mabel E.a. Foster sister 1887
Alfred Thomas Foster brother 1877
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Cara Elizabeth Tiltman wife 5th September 1905

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Official Records

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British RAF Airmen 1912-1919
Medal Index Cards Transcription Yvonne27542
Royal Air Force Muster Roll 1918 Transcription Yvonne27542
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Yvonne27542

External Evidence

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Ditchling Sussex Roll of Honour Jean45090
1911 Sussex Census Transcription Jean45090
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Jean45090
1891 England Census Transcription Jean45090
1881Sussex Census Transcription Jean45090
1901 Sussex Census Transcription Jean45090
1911 Sussex Census Transcription Jean45090
England and Wales Marriage Registration Index 1837-2008 Jean45090
England and Wales Marriage Registration Index 1837-2008 Jean45090
Foster Photography on Sussex Postcards Jean45090

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