We remember Walter Askew

We remember Walter Askew

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Timeline

Timeline

1894
birth Leek Wootton United Kingdom Source:5504328 31st December 1894
1908
location The Common Croft Cottages, Kenilworth United Kingdom parents address Source:5504343 26th February 1908
1918
awards Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration Source:5494361 8th January 1918
1918
events Recommendation for commission Military Discipline Askew seems to have been granted 6 months' leave in England Source:5494507 6th February 1918
1919
location 194 Warwick Rd., Kenilworth United Kingdom parents address Source:5494550 20th February 1919
1959
dates Age 64 Source:5504348 8th June 1959
1959
location 12 Randall Rd, Kenilworth United Kingdom their own address Source:5504348 15th June 1959
employment Accountant Rayon Manufacturers Source:5504348
service British Army Corporal R 3031 King's Royal Rifle Corps Source:85736
service British Army Serjeant R 3031 King's Royal Rifle Corps Source:85736
1959
death Not War Related Died in bus shelter of heart attack Abbey Hill, Kenilworth United Kingdom Source:5504348 8th June 1959

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Walter
Initials W
Last Name Askew
Source 85736
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
12 Randall Rd, Kenilworth United Kingdom their own address known 15th June 1959
194 Warwick Rd., Kenilworth United Kingdom parents address known 20th February 1919
The Common Croft Cottages, Kenilworth United Kingdom parents address 26th February 1908
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army R 3031 King's Royal Rifle Corps Corporal
British Army R 3031 King's Royal Rifle Corps Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eliza Ann Askew mother
Alfred Askew father
Religion
DateReligionSource
1895-02-24 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Medal Index Cards Transcription Keith6866

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Multimedia

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Newspaper article after DCM Keith6866
10th King's Royal Rifle Corps (916?) Keith6866
Signallers 10th Service Battalion Keith6866
Army Form W 3229 Keith6866
Peace Celebrations Keith6866
Army Form B 104-81 Keith6866
Cutting from Coventry Herald citing award of DCM Keith6866
Kenilworth News Keith6866
Coventry Herald congrats on DCM Keith6866
Typed Extract of Herald article Keith6866
Midland Winners of DCM Keith6866
Battalion Orders Keith6866
Recommendation for Commission Keith6866
Photo in newspaper after DCM Keith6866
Kenilworth Urban District Council Keith6866
Army Form Z 11 Keith6866
Postcard postmarked 30 jun 1916 Keith6866
Certified copy Certificate of Birth Keith6866
Certified copy of birth certificate Keith6866
Reverse side of copy of birth certificate part 1 Keith6866
Bottom half of reverse of birth certificate Keith6866
Certificate of Death Keith6866
Baptism Certificate Keith6866
Medal cluster Keith6866
Other side view of medal cluster Keith6866
Uniform hardare Keith6866

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