We remember Geoffrey William Church

We remember Geoffrey William Church

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Timeline

Timeline

1886
birth 1 High Street, Hemel Hempstead Source:9528809 13th February 1886
1905
education Engineering University College London Source:9528809 1905 - 1907
1915
commission Temporary Source:9528809 9th September 1915
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9528809 16th June 1916
1916
service British Army Lieutenant East Kent Regiment 7th Battalion Source:9528809 1st November 1916
1917
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:9528809 17th April 1917
1917
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:9528771 17th April 1917
education Uppingham School Rutland United Kingdom Source:9528809
service British Army Second Lieutenant East Kent Regiment Source:810032
service British Army Lieutenant East Kent Regiment Source:810032
service British Army Lieutenant East Kent Regiment 7th Battalion Source:9528771
1917
death Killed in Action He was hit by shrapnel and killed instantly. Arras United Kingdom Source:9528765 Source:9528809 3rd May 1917
burial Arras Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial France Source:9528765

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Geoffrey William
Initials GW
Last Name Church
Source 9528809
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army East Kent Regiment Second Lieutenant
British Army East Kent Regiment Lieutenant
British Army East Kent Regiment 7th Battalion Lieutenant
British Army East Kent Regiment 7th Battalion Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
MC British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Mary Smith mother
William Edward Church father

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription john154665
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Ian3310
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Ian3310
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ian3310
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ian3310

External Evidence

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CWGC certificate for G W Church john154665
Ashstead war memorial john154665

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