William Federick Meekham, 18961918 (aged 21 years)

Name
William Federick /Meekham/
Surname
Meekham
Given names
William Federick
Birth September 1896 38 37
Source: Free BDM
Citation details:

Sep 1896; Dis Steyning; Vol 2b: Page 259

Birth of a brotherStanley Blunden Meekham
June 22, 1899 (aged 2 years)
Source: Free BDM
Citation details:

Sep 1899; Dis Steyning; Vol 2b: Page 270

Census March 31, 1901 (aged 4 years)
Date of entry in original source: March 31, 1901
Death of a motherAnnie Meekham
June 1911 (aged 14 years)
Source: Free BDM
Citation details:

Jun 1911; Dis Brighton; Vol 2b; Vol 139

Occupation
Assistant Gas Inspector
before 1915 (aged 18 years)

Residence 1915 (aged 18 years)
Address: 26 Guildford Street Brighton
Military
17th Bn Notts & Derby's 72562
October 15, 1917 (aged 21 years)

Text:

Medical Record Height 5' 4" Weight 128 lbs Chest 32" Chest expansion 2" Marks: scar left knee

Note: Attested, Pte, 26/05/1915

Attested, Pte, 26/05/1915 Embarked Folkstone 21/04/1916 Disembarked Boulogue 21/04/1916 Transfered 17th Bn Notts & Derbys, 05/10/17 Granted leave, 07/01/1918 to 21/01/1918 Posted 15th Bn The Sherwood Foresters, 08/02/18 Blephartis (Eye infection), Field, 12/03/18 Wounded & missing, Cas Rep, 22- 28/03/1918 Declared as having died on 3/04/18 from German Lists

Death April 3, 1918 (aged 21 years)

Cause of death: Wounded in Battle
Family with parents
father
mother
elder sister
1888
Birth: March 1888 30 29Sevenoaks, Kent, England
22 months
elder brother
18891985
Birth: December 1889 31 30Sevenoaks, Kent, England
Death: January 1985Brighton, Sussex, England
19 months
elder sister
1891
Birth: June 1891 33 32Sevenoaks, Kent, England
5 years
himself
William Fredrick Meekham Service Record p1
18961918
Birth: September 1896 38 37Steyning, Sussex, England
Death: April 3, 1918
3 years
younger brother
Stanley Blunden Meekham Service Record p1
18991991
Birth: June 22, 1899 41 40Steyning, Sussex, England
Death: February 1991Hove, Sussex, England
BirthFree BDM
Citation details:

Sep 1896; Dis Steyning; Vol 2b: Page 259

Census1901 England & Wales Census
Date of entry in original source: March 31, 1901
OccupationMilitary Records
ResidenceMilitary Records
MilitaryMilitary Records
Text:

Medical Record Height 5' 4" Weight 128 lbs Chest 32" Chest expansion 2" Marks: scar left knee

Military

Attested, Pte, 26/05/1915 Embarked Folkstone 21/04/1916 Disembarked Boulogue 21/04/1916 Transfered 17th Bn Notts & Derbys, 05/10/17 Granted leave, 07/01/1918 to 21/01/1918 Posted 15th Bn The Sherwood Foresters, 08/02/18 Blephartis (Eye infection), Field, 12/03/18 Wounded & missing, Cas Rep, 22- 28/03/1918 Declared as having died on 3/04/18 from German Lists