We remember William John Butcher

We remember William John Butcher

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1891
birth Varteg, Monmouthshire United Kingdom Source:5492915 1891
1893
sibling Emma Butcher Source:5492915 1893
1897
sibling Thomas George Butcher Source:5492915 1897
1902
sibling Henry Butcher Source:5492915 1902
1904
sibling Harriet Ann Butcher Source:5492915 1904
1909
sibling Anna Elizabeth Butcher Source:5492915 1909
1911
dates Age 21 Source:5492915 1911
children James Arthur Butcher Source:5492915
employment Collier Viponds Coal Company Garndiffaith, Monmouthshire United Kingdom Source:5492915
marriage Elsie Mark Source:5492915
service British Army Private 3121 Monmouthshire Regiment Source:679241
1916
death Killed in Action Killed due to shellfire whilst on a working party in the early hours of Saturday the 22nd of July 1916. Mesnil Martinsart, Near Albert France Source:7044710 Source:5492915 22nd July 1916
burial Knightsbridge Cemetery, Mesnil-Martinsart CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme Knightsbridge Cemetery, Mesnil Martinsart Grave E54 France Source:7044710 Source:5492915

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William John
Initials WJ
Last Name Butcher
Source 5492915
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 3121 Monmouthshire Regiment Private
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Arthur Butcher son
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Harriet Butcher, Nee Taylor mother
Albert Butcher father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Thomas George Butcher brother 1897
Henry Butcher brother 1902
Harriet Ann Butcher sister 1904
Emma Butcher sister 1893
Anna Elizabeth Butcher sister 1909
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elsie Mark wife

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