We remember William Packer

We remember William Packer

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Timeline

Timeline

1880
birth Northampton United Kingdom Source:7717039 7th May 1880
1915
employment Police Constable Source:7717039 6th December 1915
1915
enlistment Source:7717039 6th December 1915
1915
service Royal Navy 1479 Royal Marine Artillery Source:7717039 6th December 1915
service Royal Navy Gunner RMA/1479/S Royal Marine Artillery Source:8642277
1918
death Killed in Action Zeebrugge Belgium Source:8642272 Source:8642277 23rd April 1918
burial Zeebrugge Plot, St James's Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Dover, Kent United Kingdom P. W. 28A Source:8642272

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Packer
Source 7717039
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy 1479 Royal Marine Artillery
Royal Navy RMA/1479/S Royal Marine Artillery Gunner
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth mother
Reuben Packer father

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Royal Marines 1899-1919
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Keith1947
WW1 Naval Casualties Transcription Keith1947
Royal Marine Medal Roll 1914-1920 Transcription Keith1947

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Multimedia

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7.5 inch Howitzer and Stokes mortar positions Keith1947

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