We remember William Charles Gwynne

We remember William Charles Gwynne

Timeline

Timeline

1881
birth Watford, Hertfordshire United Kingdom Source:7718493 Source:8481482 29th December 1881
1899
service Royal Navy Private 11201 Royal Marine Light Infantry Source:8481482 1st November 1899 - 30th September 1901
1899
dates Age 17 Source:8481482 1st November 1899
1899
service Royal Navy Temporary Lieutenant 11201 Royal Marine Light Infantry: Chatham Division 1st Battalion Source:8482132 1st November 1899 - 18th March 1918
1899
employment Clerk United Kingdom Source:8481482 1st November 1899
1899
enlistment London United Kingdom Source:8481482 1st November 1899
1901
service Royal Navy Corporal 11201 Royal Marine Light Infantry Source:8481482 1st October 1901 - 2nd November 1905
1905
service Royal Navy Sergeant 11201 Royal Marine Light Infantry Source:8481482 3rd November 1905 - 19th September 1914
1911
marriage Daisy M Hare Source:8481886 26th August 1911
1912
awards African GeneralService Medal Other War Service Award Source:8481482 2nd June 1912
1914
service Royal Navy QMSI of Musketry 11201 Royal Marine Light Infantry Source:8481482 20th September 1914 - 6th July 1917
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:8481482 24th June 1915 - 6th December 1915
1918
service Royal Navy Acting Captain Royal Marine Light Infantry Source:8482132 19th March 1918
1918
internment pow France Source:8481884 23rd March 1918
1960
dates Age 77 Source:8481896 1960
events Infantry course Training Source:8481481
1960
death Oxford, Oxfordshire United Kingdom Source:8481896 1960

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Charles
Initials WC
Last Name Gwynne
Source 7718493
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy 11201 Royal Marine Light Infantry Private
Royal Navy 11201 Royal Marine Light Infantry Corporal
Royal Navy 11201 Royal Marine Light Infantry Sergeant
Royal Navy 11201 Royal Marine Light Infantry QMSI of Musketry
Royal Navy Royal Marine Light Infantry Acting Captain
Royal Navy 11201 Royal Marine Light Infantry: Chatham Division 1st Battalion Temporary Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
African GeneralService Medal Other War Service Award
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Pratt Gwynne father
Emily Robson mother
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Daisy M Hare wife 26th August 1911
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Brown Brown
DateHeightSource
1911-07-01 5'10"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1899-11-01 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Royal Marines 1899-1919

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected byMore information
Unit diary, 1st Bn, Royal Marine Light Infantry Anthony26083
Service record for William Charles Gwynne Anthony26083
Temporary Lieutenant to be acting Captain Anthony26083

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