Private 1959 Edwin Wellings

Reason: Killed in Action
Date: 19 Dec 1914
Age:   31
Theatre: France and Flanders
Main Battle   Winter Operations - Battle of Givenchy
CWGC Cemetery: Ploegsteert Memorial, Hainaut, Belgium
Grave or Panel: Panels 2 and 3
SWFHS Memorial: Southam
     
Unit: 2nd Battalion
Regiment: Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Awarded: 1914 Star, British War and Victory Medals
Enlisted: Enlisted at Southam
Arrived in Theatre:   28 Nov 1914
Born:   Oct 1883 at Astley, Shrewsbury, Salop
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Baptised:      
Parents: Henry and Margaret Wellings [nee Edwards]
Wife:   Susan Evelyn Wellings [nee Nunnerley]    
Marriage:   Mar 1916 at Atcham, Salop
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Children:   Margaret b1909; Phylliss b1911 and Albert b1914    
1891 Address: The Old Laundry House, St. Alkmond, Salop
Census
1901 Address: 1 Holywell Terrace, Holy Cross & St Giles, Salop
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1911 Address:   9 Robin Hood Terrace, Crewe Street, Shrewsbury
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1914 Address:   Southam    
1911 Occupation:   Plasterer
   
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Private Wellings
CWGC Memorial: Ploegsteert Memorial
SWFHS Memorial: Southam
Regimental History: Warwickshire Regiment
Lest We Forget:   Southam Men in the Great War

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