We remember William Cowling

We remember William Cowling

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Timeline

Timeline

1894
sibling Joseph Parking Cowling Source:8486215 1894
1896
birth Swinefleet, Goole United Kingdom Source:8486213 July 1896
1899
sibling Eliza Alice Cowling Source:8486215 1899
1900
sibling Norah Cowling Source:8486215 1900
1901
location Clough Farm, Swinefleet, Goole United Kingdom parents address Source:8486215 April 1901
1903
sibling Miriam Cowling Source:8486218 1903
1906
sibling Linda Cowling Source:8486218 1906
1911
employment Working on the farm. Father Swinefleet, Goole United Kingdom Source:8486218 April 1911
1911
location Clough Farm, Swinefleet, Goole United Kingdom parents address Source:8486218 May 1911
1916
enlistment Goole United Kingdom Source:8486224 24th March 1916
1917
service British Army Private 242083 King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry Source:8486224 January 1917
1918
location Clough Farm, Swinefleet, Goole United Kingdom parents address Source:7171834 27th September 1918
service British Army Private 5181 King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry Source:986300
service British Army Lance Corporal 242083 King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 5th Bn. Source:8486219
1918
death Killed in Action Exploding shell in the trench which also wounded four others. Havrincourt France Source:7171834 Source:8486225 27th September 1918
burial Grand Ravine British Cemetery, Havrincourt CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Source:7171834

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Cowling
Source 986300
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Clough Farm, Swinefleet, Goole United Kingdom parents address known April 1901
Clough Farm, Swinefleet, Goole United Kingdom parents address known May 1911
Clough Farm, Swinefleet, Goole United Kingdom parents address known 27th September 1918
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 5181 King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry Private
British Army 242083 King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 5th Bn. Lance Corporal
British Army 242083 King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah Jane Cowling mother
Joseph Parkin Cowling father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Joseph Parking Cowling brother 1894
Eliza Alice Cowling sister 1899
Norah Cowling sister 1900
Miriam Cowling sister 1903
Linda Cowling sister 1906

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Communities

Communities

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 Alan68334
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Alan68334
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Alan68334
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Alan68334

External Evidence

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LOCAL WAR CASUALTIES Corpl W Cowling Killed in Action Alan68334
LOCAL WAR CASUALTIES Corpl W Cowling Killed in Action Alan68334
Swinefleet Parish Church Alan68334

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Corporal William Cowling Alan68334

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