We remember John Wilford

We remember John Wilford

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Timeline

Timeline

1869
birth Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8711535 Source:8711538 1869
1889
employment Boiler Maker Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8711565 13th May 1889
1890
children Archibald Campbell Wilford Source:8711590 2nd July 1890
1890
service British Army Private 2888 York and Lancaster Regiment 4th Battalion Source:8711546 10th December 1890 - 16th December 1902
1894
children Thomas Wilford Source:8711542 1894
1898
children Harry Wilford Source:8711542 1898
1900
children Joseph Wilford Source:8711542 1900
1903
children Francis Wilford Source:8711542 1903
1905
children William Welford Source:8711542 1905
1907
children Leonard Wilford Source:8711542 1907
1911
employment Coal Miner Hewer Source:8711542 2nd April 1911
1918
dates Age 49 Source:8711535 24th January 1918
enlistment Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8711538
marriage Mary Hoyle Source:8711565 13th May 1889 - 24th January 1918
service British Army 1075 West Yorkshire Regiment Source:8711538
service British Army Private 179 Royal Defence Corps Source:8711546
1918
death Not War Related Died suddenly Greenhill POW Camp, Coal Aston, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:8711538 Source:8711576 Source:8711581 25th January 1918
burial Barnsley Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom Za. 36. Source:8711535

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John
Initials J
Last Name Wilford
Source 8711534
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
23 John Edward Street, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address known 1911-04-02
28 John Edward Street, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address known 1890-07-17
Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1075 West Yorkshire Regiment
British Army 2888 York and Lancaster Regiment 4th Battalion Private
British Army 179 Royal Defence Corps Private
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Thomas Wilford son 1894
Harry Wilford son 1898
Joseph Wilford son 1900
Francis Wilford son 1903
William Welford son 1905
Leonard Wilford son 1907
Archibald Campbell Wilford son 1890-07-02
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Joseph Wilford father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Hoyle wife 1889 - 1918

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Evidence

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Linda571
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Linda571
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571

External Evidence

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British Army Service Records 1760-1915 on Find My Past Linda571
Marriage Register from Monk Bretton, St Paul's Linda571
Army Register of Soldiers' Effects Linda571
Sheffield Archives and Local Studies Research Guides to World War One Linda571
Baptism Register from St Mary's Barnsley on Ancestry Linda571

Multimedia

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John and Mary Wilford's grave Barnsley Cemetery Linda571

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