We remember Norman Birtwhistle

We remember Norman Birtwhistle

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Timeline

Timeline

1894
birth Pellon, Halifax, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8577164 Source:8577158 September 1894
1897
sibling Lewis Birtwhistle Source:8577158 1897
1898
sibling Gertrude Birtwhistle Source:8577158 1898
1901
dates Age 6 Source:8577158 31st March 1901
1901
location 19 West Mount Street, Halifax, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8577158 31st March 1901
1911
employment Apprentice Mechanic A Machine Tools Manufactury Halifax, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8577162 2nd April 1911
1911
location 51 Howard Street, Halifax, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8577162 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 16 Source:8577162 2nd April 1911
1912
employment Mechanic Bins and Bury Bus Company Halifax, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8577164 11th June 1912
1912
enlistment Not known United Kingdom Source:8577164 11th June 1912
1912
dates Age 18 Source:8577164 11th June 1912
1912
service British Army Private 99018 Not Known Source:8577164 11th June 1912 - 19th August 1917
1916
marriage Nellie Birtwhistle nee Ingham Source:8577168 12th August 1916
1916
dates Age 22 Source:8577164 12th August 1916
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Air Mechanic (3rd Class) 99018 Royal Flying Corps Source:8577164 20th August 1917 - 31st December 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Air Mechanic (3rd Class) 401447 Royal Flying Corps Source:8577164 1st January 1918 - 31st March 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Air Mechanic (3rd Class) 401447 Royal Air Force Source:8577164 1st April 1918 - 31st July 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Air Mechanic (2nd Class) 401447 Royal Air Force Source:8577164 1st August 1918 - 31st October 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Air Mechanic (1st Class) 401447 Royal Air Force Source:8577164 1st November 1918 - 3rd March 1919
1919
discharge Source:8577172 3rd March 1919
1919
dates Age 25 Source:8577164 3rd March 1919
1920
children Marian Birtwhistle Source:8577168 1920
1952
death Not War Related Norman Birtwhistle died some 33 years after the ending of his service (latterly) with the Royal Air Force. He was 57. Calder (Yorkshire) Registration District United Kingdom Source:8577172 June 1952
1952
dates Age 57 Source:8577172 June 1952

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Norman
Initials N
Last Name Birtwhistle
Source 6904156
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
19 West Mount Street, Halifax, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
51 Howard Street, Halifax, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 99018 Not Known Private
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 99018 Royal Flying Corps Air Mechanic (3rd Class)
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 401447 Royal Flying Corps Air Mechanic (3rd Class)
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 401447 Royal Air Force Air Mechanic (3rd Class)
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 401447 Royal Air Force Air Mechanic (2nd Class)
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 401447 Royal Air Force Air Mechanic (1st Class)
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Marian Birtwhistle daughter 1920
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Birtwhistle nee Oakes mother
William Birtwhistle father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lewis Birtwhistle brother 1897
Gertrude Birtwhistle sister 1898
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Nellie Birtwhistle nee Ingham wife 12th August 1916
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1912-06-11 5'9"

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British RAF Airmen 1912-1919

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