We remember William Colbourne

We remember William Colbourne

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Timeline

Timeline

1865
sibling Harriett Colbourne Source:8577553 1865
1867
sibling Annie Colbourne Source:8577553 1867
1871
sibling Elizabeth Colbourne Source:8577553 1871
1873
birth Dudley, Worcestershire United Kingdom Source:8577551 1873
1873
sibling Minnie Colbourne Source:8577553 1873
1879
sibling James Colbourne Source:8577553 1879
1881
location 27 Cleveland Street, Dudley, Worcestershire United Kingdom parents address Source:8577551 3rd April 1881
1881
dates Age 8 Source:8577551 3rd April 1881
1883
sibling Charles Colbourne Source:8577553 1883
1885
sibling George Henry Colbourne Source:8577553 1885
1888
sibling Isaac Colbourne Source:8577553 1888
1891
employment Miner A local colliery Dudley, Worcestershire United Kingdom Source:8577553 5th April 1891
1891
dates Age 18 Source:8577553 5th April 1891
1891
location 27 Cleveland Street, Dudley, Worcestershire United Kingdom parents address Source:8577553 5th April 1891
1896
marriage Harriett Colbourne nee Parkes Source:8577554 14th September 1896
1901
employment Brass Caster (Bedstead) A Bedstead Manufacturer Rowley Regis, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:8577663 31st March 1901
1901
location 240 Halesowen Road, Rowley Regis, Staffordshire United Kingdom their own address Source:8577663 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 27 Source:8577663 31st March 1901
1911
location High Street, Stonebroom, near Alfreton, Derbyshire United Kingdom their own address Source:8577554 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Dataller in Mine Probably Morton Colliery Morton near Stonebroom Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:8577554 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 38 Source:8577618 2nd April 1911
1915
service British Army Private 4137 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment) 3/6th Battalion Source:8577618 27th February 1915 - 9th August 1915
1915
enlistment Alfreton, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:8577618 27th February 1915
1915
dates Age 42 Source:8577618 9th August 1915
1915
death Not War Related William died in hospital after being knocked down by a motor taxi on his way to report to camp ready for an inspection by a senior rank officer the next day. He was in his 42 year. Chesterfield, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:8577618 9th August 1915

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Colbourne
Source 8542452
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
240 Halesowen Road, Rowley Regis, Staffordshire United Kingdom their own address known 31st March 1901
27 Cleveland Street, Dudley, Worcestershire United Kingdom parents address known 3rd April 1881
27 Cleveland Street, Dudley, Worcestershire United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
High Street, Stonebroom, near Alfreton, Derbyshire United Kingdom their own address known 2nd April 1911
Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 4137 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment) 3/6th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eliza Colbourne mother
William Colbourne father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Harriett Colbourne sister 1865
Annie Colbourne sister 1867
Elizabeth Colbourne sister 1871
Minnie Colbourne sister 1873
James Colbourne brother 1879
Charles Colbourne brother 1883
George Henry Colbourne brother 1885
Isaac Colbourne brother 1888
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Harriett Colbourne nee Parkes wife 14th September 1896
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Dark Dark brown Dark brown
DateHeightSource
1915-02-27 5'6"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-02-27 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Yvonne27542

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Stonebroom War Memorial Keith22624

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