We remember William Robert Cheshire

We remember William Robert Cheshire

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Timeline

Timeline

1889
birth Colchester. Essex United Kingdom Source:7050379 Source:8650174 1889
1901
location St Botolph Street, Colchester United Kingdom parents address Source:8650174 1901
employment Planter Plantation Ceylon now Sri Lanka Source:792597
service British Army Private 1748 Ceylon Planters Rifle Corps Source:792597
service British Army Temporary Second Lieutenant Essex Regiment Source:792597
service British Army Second Lieutenant Essex Regiment Source:7050379
location Tea Plantation in Ceylon Sri Lanka their own address Source:792597
1916
death Source:7050379 1st July 1916
burial Knightsbridge Cemetery, Mesnil-Martinsart CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7050379

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Robert
Initials WR
Last Name Cheshire
Source 792597
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
St Botolph Street, Colchester United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Tea Plantation in Ceylon Sri Lanka their own address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1748 Ceylon Planters Rifle Corps Private
British Army Essex Regiment Temporary Second Lieutenant
British Army Essex Regiment Second Lieutenant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emma Jane Cheshire mother
William Cheshire father

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Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Anne1202

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Multimedia

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Colchester War Memorial Anne1202

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