We remember Arthur Gordon Cresswell

We remember Arthur Gordon Cresswell

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Timeline

Timeline

1887
sibling Hilda Cresswell Source:8623883 1887
1888
sibling Charles Cresswell Source:8623883 1888
1889
birth Marple, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:8623873 Source:8623883 1889
1916
dates Age 27 Source:8623879 1916
1916
location Highfield, Marple, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8623883 22nd November 1916
1916
enlistment Chester United Kingdom Source:8623883 22nd November 1916
1916
service British Army 9960 Army Pay Corps Source:8623883 23rd November 1916 - 22nd November 1917
1917
service British Army Corporal 65988 Army Pay Corps Source:8623883 23rd November 1917 - 24th April 1918
1918
service British Army Corporal 65988 Cheshire Regiment 23rd Battalion Source:8623883 25th April 1918 - 31st May 1918
1918
service British Army Corporal 65988 Cheshire Regiment 24th Battalion Source:8623883 1st June 1918 - 12th June 1918
1918
events Absent from post Military Discipline Mundesley United Kingdom Reprimanded. Source:8623883 10th June 1918
1918
service British Army Corporal 65988 Cheshire Regiment 4th (Reserve) Battalion Source:8623883 14th June 1918 - 16th June 1918
1918
service British Army Private 65988 Cheshire Regiment 4th (Reserve) Battalion Source:8623883 17th June 1918 - 6th March 1919
1919
service British Army Private 65988 Cheshire Regiment 3rd Battalion Source:8623883 7th March 1919 - 3rd June 1919
1919
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:8623883 30th April 1919 - 14th October 1919
1919
service British Army Acting Lance Corporal 65988 Cheshire Regiment 12th Battalion Source:8623883 4th June 1919
1919
service British Army Lance Corporal 65988 Cheshire Regiment 12th (Service) Battalion Source:8623883 14th October 1919
1919
dates Age 30 Source:8623873 14th October 1919
employment Bank Clerk Lancashire and Yorkshire Bank Source:8624114
service British Army 59336 Source:8623879
service British Army 39336 Source:8623878
employment Bank Employee Lancashire and Yorkshire Bank Ltd Head Office, Manchester United Kingdom Source:9653096
1919
death Committed suicide - died from self-inflicted gunshot wound to head. Tuzla Camp Turkey Source:8623873 Source:8623883 14th October 1919
burial Haidar Pasha Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Turkey I. H. 8. Source:8623873

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Arthur Gordon
Initials AG
Last Name Cresswell
Source 8623873
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Highfield, Marple, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address known 22nd November 1916
Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 39336
British Army 59336
British Army 9960 Army Pay Corps
British Army 65988 Army Pay Corps Corporal
British Army 65988 Cheshire Regiment 4th (Reserve) Battalion Corporal
British Army 65988 Cheshire Regiment 4th (Reserve) Battalion Private
British Army 65988 Cheshire Regiment 23rd Battalion Corporal
British Army 65988 Cheshire Regiment 3rd Battalion Private
British Army 65988 Cheshire Regiment 12th Battalion Acting Lance Corporal
British Army 65988 Cheshire Regiment 24th Battalion Corporal
British Army 65988 Cheshire Regiment 12th (Service) Battalion Lance Corporal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edith Elizabeth mother
Arthur Mann Cresswell father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Charles Cresswell brother 1888
Hilda Cresswell sister 1887
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Blue Dark Brown
DateHeightSource
1916-07-20 5'10"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1916-11-22 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Yvonne27542
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Yvonne27542
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Yvonne27542
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Yvonne27542
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Yvonne27542
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Yvonne27542

External Evidence

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The Story of Lancashire & Yorkshire Bank Limited 1872-1922 – list of staff who served Yvonne27542

Multimedia

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Macclesfield Grammar School additional plaque Rosie34810
Service Roll of Martins Bank - Cover James201
Service Roll of Martins Bank - Title Page James201
Detail page from Service Roll of Martins Bank James201
Original Lancashire & Yorkshire Bank WW1 Memorial Yvonne27542

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