We remember George Compton

We remember George Compton

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Timeline

Timeline

1878
sibling Sydney C Compton Source:9275135 1878
1879
sibling Ernest E Compton Source:9275135 1879
1882
sibling Fred Wiilam Compton Source:9275135 1882
1884
sibling Frank Compton Source:9275135 1884
1886
birth Siddington, Gloucestershire United Kingdom Source:9275133 Source:9275135 1886
1888
sibling Beatrice Alice Compton Source:9275135 1888
1891
sibling Annie Compton Source:9275135 1891
1907
employment Boilermakers labourer United Kingdom Source:9275119 4th September 1907
1907
enlistment Devizes, Wiltshire United Kingdom Source:9275119 2nd October 1907
1914
internment pow Germany Source:9275119 27th August 1914 - 6th May 1918
1914
missing Wounded, chest and legs. Taken prisoner Source:9275119 16th September 1914
1918
hospitalisation Medical board Hospital/Institution Source:9275119 May 1918
1918
discharge Source:9275119 10th September 1918
service British Army Private 7931 Wiltshire Regiment 1st Battalion Source:914549
service British Army Private 7931 Wiltshire Regiment 1st Battalion Source:914549
hospitalisation Wounds: Hospital/Institution Source:9275119
location The Quarries, Siddington, Gloucs United Kingdom parents address Source:9275135
1920
death Source:7246833 22nd May 1920
burial Salisbury (london Road) Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Wiltshire United Kingdom Source:7246833

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names George
Initials G
Last Name Compton
Source 914549
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
The Quarries, Siddington, Gloucs United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 7931 Wiltshire Regiment 1st Battalion Private
British Army 7931 Wiltshire Regiment 1st Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
1914 Star with Clasp 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
Martha mother
Edwin Compton father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Beatrice Alice Compton sister 1888
Sydney C Compton brother 1878
Ernest E Compton brother 1879
Fred Wiilam Compton brother 1882
Frank Compton brother 1884
Annie Compton sister 1891

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Communities

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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
Silver War Badge Roll Transcription DR117137
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription DR117137
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription DR117137
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription DR117137

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Multimedia

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Grave in Salisbury, Wiltshire DR117137
Silver War Badge Vincent96527
1914 Star Vincent96527

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