We remember William F Connolly

We remember William F Connolly

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Timeline

Timeline

1896
birth Source:5517833 1896
1913
dates Age 17 Source:5517589 22nd January 1913
1913
service British Army Private 1547 King's (Liverpool) Regiment 5th Battalion Source:5517589 22nd January 1913 - 16th May 1915
1913
enlistment Liverpool United Kingdom Source:5517589 29th January 1913
employment Press Hand Odgen's Imperial Tobacco Liverpool United Kingdom Source:5517589
service British Army Private 1547 Liverpool Regiment Source:921887
service British Army King's (Liverpool) Regiment 5th Battalion Source:5517589
1915
death Killed in Action Richebourg l'Avoue France Source:5479434 Source:5517589 16th May 1915
sibling Margaret Connolly Source:5517589
sibling Alice Connolly Source:5517589
location 55 Kelshaw Street, West Derby Road, Liverpool United Kingdom parents address Source:5479434

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William F
Initials WF
Last Name Connolly
Source 921887
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
55 Kelshaw Street, West Derby Road, Liverpool United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1547 Liverpool Regiment Private
British Army King's (Liverpool) Regiment 5th Battalion
British Army 1547 King's (Liverpool) Regiment 5th Battalion Private
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
Hannah Connolly mother
Alfred Connolly father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margaret Connolly sister
Alice Connolly sister
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1913-02-12 5'5"
Religion
DateReligionSource
Roman Catholic

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Martin968
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Martin968
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Martin968
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Martin968

External Evidence

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission casualty details Martin968
Merseryside Roll of Honour Martin968
UK Inventory of War Memorials Martin968
5 Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment, Diary, 1915 Feb. - Dec. Martin968
Roll of Honour, The Liverpool Echo, 17 May 1916 Martin968

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Portrait - William Francis Connolly Martin968

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