We remember William Hunter Clements

We remember William Hunter Clements

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Timeline

Timeline

1887
sibling Mary Eliza R. Clements Source:8879313 1887
1889
sibling Sarl A Clements Source:8879313 1889
1892
birth Anahalt, Down Ireland Source:8879254 2nd July 1892
1901
location Ballycreene, Annahilt, Down Ireland parents address Source:8879313 1901
1911
location Main Street, Castlederg, Tyrone Ireland other group residence address Source:8879314 1911
1911
employment Bank Clerk Ulster Bank Naas Ireland Source:8879314 1911
1914
service British Army Private 14401 Royal Dublin Fusiliers 7th (Service) Battalion Source:8879254 17th September 1914 - 12th December 1916
1914
enlistment Curragh Camp Ireland Source:8879254 17th September 1914
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:8879254 10th July 1915 - 11th December 1916
1915
hospitalisation Admitted to hospital Hospital/Institution Source:8879254 17th August 1915 - 16th September 1915
1915
hospitalisation Admitted to hospital Hospital/Institution Source:8879254 16th September 1915 - October 1915
1915
hospitalisation Admitted to hospital Hospital/Institution Source:8879254 4th December 1915 - 31st March 1916
1916
service British Army Private 14401 Royal Dublin Fusiliers Depot Source:8879254 12th December 1916 - 4th January 1917
1917
service British Army Officer Cadet Royal Dublin Fusiliers Officer Cadet Battalion Source:8879254 4th January 1917 - 25th April 1917
1917
service British Army Second Lieutenant The Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers 12th (Reserve) Battalion Source:8879268 26th April 1917
1917
commission Temporary Source:8879268 26th April 1917
1917
awards Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) British Award/Decoration Source:8879254 26th April 1917
service British Army Second Lieutenant The Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers 11th (Service) Battalion (Donegal and Fermanagh) Source:8879268
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8879305
1917
death Killed in Action Wounded and reported missing. The bodies of Clements and some of those whom he was leading were found in a shell crater, killed on the 16th August. West-Vlaanderen Belgium Source:8879287 Source:8879305 16th August 1917
burial New Irish Farm Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Leper, West-Vlaanderen Belgium XXV F 16 Source:8879286 Source:8879287

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Hunter
Initials WH
Last Name Clements
Source 8879254
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Ballycreene, Annahilt, Down Ireland parents address known 1901
Main Street, Castlederg, Tyrone Ireland other group residence address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 14401 Royal Dublin Fusiliers Depot Private
British Army Royal Dublin Fusiliers Officer Cadet Battalion Officer Cadet
British Army 14401 Royal Dublin Fusiliers 7th (Service) Battalion Private
British Army The Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers 12th (Reserve) Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army The Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers 11th (Service) Battalion (Donegal and Fermanagh) Second Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Andrew Clements father
Margaret B Clements mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarl A Clements sister 1889
Mary Eliza R. Clements sister 1887
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Ruddy Blue Auburn
DateHeightSource
1914-09-17 5'11"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-09-17 Presbyterian - inc Church of Scotland

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Medal Index Cards Transcription M2740
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription M2740
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription M2740
Ireland: National Roll of Honour 1914-1921 Transcription M2740
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription M2740
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription M2740
Ireland Census 1901 Transcription M2740
Ireland Census 1911 Transcription M2740

External Evidence

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London Gazette Entry - Commission (1917) M2740

Multimedia

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2nd Lt. W H Clement MSM M2740

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