We remember George Drew

We remember George Drew

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Timeline

Timeline

1863
birth Watton, Norfolk United Kingdom Source:9050627 Source:8990508 25th August 1863
1881
employment Farm Labourer Norfolk United Kingdom Source:9050627 March 1881
1909
children Edna M Drew Source:9050627 28th May 1909
1911
children Eileen Drew Source:9050627 27th February 1911
1913
children George Drew Source:9050627 1st June 1913
1914
children Myra Drew Source:9050627 2nd August 1914
1917
marriage Jessie Stranaghan Source:9050627 6th March 1917
1918
employment Farm Labourer Norfolk United Kingdom Source:9050627 1918
1918
service British Army Gunner 286891 Royal Garrison Artillery Source:8990508 June 1918
events Previous Service Previous Service Source:9050627
1918
death Suicide. Incised wounds of neck & his throat was cut. Dead on Arrival at hospital Portsmouth United Kingdom Source:8990508 Source:9050627 19th June 1918
burial Watton (st. Mary) Churchyard CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Norfolk United Kingdom C. 5. Source:8990509

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names George
Initials G
Last Name Drew
Source 8990506
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 286891 Royal Garrison Artillery Gunner
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edna M Drew daughter 28th May 1909
Eileen Drew daughter 27th February 1911
George Drew son 1st June 1913
Myra Drew daughter 2nd August 1914
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
George Drew father
Henrietta Drew, nee Dalton mother
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jessie Stranaghan wife 6th March 1917
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fair Grey Grey
DateHeightSource
1918-06 5'9"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1918-06 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Fife3190
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Fife3190
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Fife3190

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Watton Church Norfolk Alison2583
Gravestone, St Mary's Churchyard, Watton, NFK. Cynthia60869

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