We remember Gilbert Nelson Cheshire

We remember Gilbert Nelson Cheshire

Timeline

Timeline

1888
sibling Elsie S Cheshire Source:9338078 1888
1889
sibling Lucy S Cheshire Source:9338078 1889
1890
sibling Cissie C Cheshire Source:9338078 1890
1891
birth North Marston, Bucks United Kingdom Source:9338085 Source:9338076 1891
1893
sibling Edith M Cheshire Source:9338078 1893
1896
sibling Ashley B Cheshire Source:9338078 1896
1897
sibling Rubie E Cheshire Source:9338078 1897
1899
sibling Dorothy P Cheshire Source:9338078 1899
1901
location Middle of village, North Marston, Bucks United Kingdom parents address Source:9338078 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 9 Source:9338078 31st March 1901
1911
location The Gardens, Eythrope, Bucks United Kingdom away from home address Source:9338076 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Gardener Domestic The Gardens, Eythrope, Bucks United Kingdom Source:9338076 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 19 Source:9338076 1911
1915
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:792363 30th May 1915
service British Army Corporal 19283 Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) Source:7145932
service British Army Acting Corporal 19283 Machine Gun Corps Source:792363
service British Army Lance Corporal 10511 Royal Berkshire Regiment Source:792363
1916
death Died of wounds France Source:7145932 Source:792363 Source:9337842 5th July 1916
1916
dates Age 24 Source:7145932 5th July 1916
1916
location North Marston, Winslow, Bucks United Kingdom parents address Source:7145932 5th July 1916
burial Heilly Station Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Mericourt-L'Abbe, Somme France I.A.23 Source:7145932

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Gilbert Nelson
Initials GN
Last Name Cheshire
Source 9337842
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Middle of village, North Marston, Bucks United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
North Marston, Winslow, Bucks United Kingdom parents address known 5th July 1916
The Gardens, Eythrope, Bucks United Kingdom away from home address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 10511 Royal Berkshire Regiment Lance Corporal
British Army 19283 Machine Gun Corps Acting Corporal
British Army 19283 Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edith Cheshire mother
Henry William Cheshire father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elsie S Cheshire sister 1888
Lucy S Cheshire sister 1889
Cissie C Cheshire sister 1890
Edith M Cheshire sister 1893
Ashley B Cheshire brother 1896
Rubie E Cheshire sister 1897
Dorothy P Cheshire sister 1899

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Hugh19032
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hugh19032
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hugh19032
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Hugh19032

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'Buckinghamshire Remembers...' Hugh19032

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