We remember Henry Colver

We remember Henry Colver

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Timeline

Timeline

1879
sibling Charlotte Colver Source:7623293 1879
1881
sibling Arthur Colver Source:7623289 1881
1882
sibling Elizabeth Dransfield Colver Source:7623293 1882
1884
sibling Mary Colver Source:7623293 1884
1886
sibling Robert Colver Source:7623293 1886
1888
sibling Helen Colver Source:7623293 1888
1889
sibling Gwladys Colver Source:7623289 1889
1890
birth Ecclesall Bierlow, Sheffield, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:7623289 21st May 1890
1891
location Rockmount, 402 Fulwood Road, Ranmoor, Sheffield, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:7623293 5th April 1891 - 19th December 1915
1891
sibling Edward Watkin Colver Source:7645545 22nd October 1891
1893
sibling Winifred Colver Source:7645545 1893
1901
location Marsh Green, Ashover, Derbyshire United Kingdom school/college address Source:7645545 31st March 1901
1905
education Independent boarding school education Wellington College Constitution Hill, Wellington, Shropshire United Kingdom Source:6991409 1905 - 1907
1905
education Primary school education St Anselms preparatory school Bakewell, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:8539436 1905
1912
service British Army Second Lieutenant The York and Lancaster Regiment 1/5th Battalion Source:8539436 1912 - 1914
1912
commission Temporary Source:8539436 1912
1914
service British Army First Lieutenant The York and Lancaster Regiment 1/5th Battalion Source:8539436 August 1914 - 8th October 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:911881 13th April 1915 - 19th December 1915
1915
service British Army Captain The York and Lancaster Regiment 1/5th Battalion Source:8539436 9th October 1915 - 19th December 1915
1915
death Killed in Action Gas Attack Belgium Source:7247702 Source:911881 19th December 1915
burial Bard Cottage Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium I. I. 14 Source:7247702

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Henry
Initials H
Last Name Colver
Source 911881
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Marsh Green, Ashover, Derbyshire United Kingdom school/college address known 31st March 1901
Rockmount, 402 Fulwood Road, Ranmoor, Sheffield, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address 5th April 1891 - 19th December 1915
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army The York and Lancaster Regiment 1/5th Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army The York and Lancaster Regiment 1/5th Battalion First Lieutenant
British Army The York and Lancaster Regiment 1/5th Battalion Captain
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
Elizabeth Pearson Colver, nee Dransfield mother
Robert Colver father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Charlotte Colver sister 1879
Robert Colver brother 1886
Helen Colver sister 1888
Elizabeth Dransfield Colver sister 1882
Mary Colver sister 1884
Edward Watkin Colver brother 22nd October 1891
Winifred Colver sister 1893
Arthur Colver brother 1881
Gwladys Colver sister 1889

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jeremy24359
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Jeremy24359
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jeremy24359
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jeremy24359
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jeremy24359

External Evidence

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Bayley's Children Jeremy24359
FLANDERS 1915 (Images of War) Jeremy24359
Battalion War Diary Jeremy24359
Old Wrekinian Lives Lost 1914-18 Jeremy24359
IWM’s War Memorials Register Jeremy24359

Multimedia

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The York & Lancaster Regiment Jeremy24359
2nd Lt 'Harry' Colver Jeremy24359
Young Colvers, Baslow Hydro Hotel c1896 Jeremy24359
Memorial board Jeremy24359
Colver memorial window Jeremy24359
1/5th, York & Lancaster Regt Jeremy24359
Lieut Harry Colver Jeremy24359
O.W. War Memorial 1914-1919, Wrekin College Chapel Jeremy24359
Henry Colver Andrew13060
CWGC headstone Wayne51525
Henry Colver Jeremy24359

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