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George Hanmer [cockshutt]

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looking for information on george hanmer killed aug 30 1918 in france, name on cenataph in cockshutt church but 2 george hanmers mentioned inside church one born 1885 one 1896 any information would be weccome thank you
 

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This is his death:

Name: George Hanmer
Gender: Male
Death Date: 30 Aug 1918
Death Place: France
Rank: Private
Regiment: Rifles Brigade Att 5 Ldn Regiment
Regimental Number: 45340


Some more information:

Name: George Hanmer
Birth Place: Cockshutt
Residence: Cockshutt, Saiop
Death Date: 30 Aug 1918
Death Place: France and Flanders
Enlistment Place: Ellesmere, Salop
Rank: Rifleman
Regiment: Rifle Brigade
Battalion: 1st 5th London Regiment
Regimental Number: 45340
Type of Casualty: Killed in action
Theatre of War: Western European Theatre
Comments: Formerly T/4/235013, R.A.S.C.
Other Records: Search for 'George Hanmer' in other WWI collections
War Diaries (France, Belgium, Germany): Search for 'Rifle Brigade' in the WWI War Diaries (France, Belgium, Germany) collection
War Diaries (Gallipoli): Search for 'Rifle Brigade' in the WWI War Diaries (Gallipoli) collection


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I think this must be him in the 1911 census:

Name: George Hanmer
Age in 1911: 15
Estimated birth year: abt 1896
Relation to Head: Servant (Employee)
Birth Place: Cockshutt, Salop, England
Civil Parish: Cockshutt
County/Island: Shropshire
Country: England
Street address: Crosemere, Ellesmere
Marital Status: Single
Occupation: Works On Farm
Registration district: Ellesmere
Registration District Number: 351
Sub-registration district: Ellesmere
ED, institution, or vessel: 3
Household schedule number: 2
Piece: 16180
Household Members:
Name Age
Thomas John Marsh 43
Emma Marsh 45
Richard James Marsh 16
Ethel May Marsh 9
Sarah Hulme Marsh 7
Mary Frances Marsh 5
Hannah Elizabeth Marsh 3
Frances Ellen Bebbington 18
Sarah Anne Powell 22
George Roberts 49
George Hanmer 15


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And his birth:

Name: George Hanmer
Registration Year: 1895
Registration Quarter: Oct-Nov-Dec
Registration district: Ellesmere
Inferred County: Shropshire
Volume: 6a
Page: 645


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1901 census:

Name: George Hanmer
Age: 5
Estimated birth year: abt 1896
Relation to Head: Son (Child)
Gender: Male
Father: John Hanmer
Mother: Maria Hanmer
Birth Place: Cockshutt, Shropshire, England
Civil Parish: Cockshutt
Ecclesiastical parish: Cockshutt St Simon and St Jude
County/Island: Shropshire
Country: England
Street address:

Registration district: Ellesmere
Sub-registration district: Ellesmere
ED, institution, or vessel: 3
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 2550
Folio: 6
Page Number: 4
Household schedule number: 20
Household Members:
Name Age
John Hanmer 35
Maria Hanmer 28
George Hanmer 5
Ruth E Hanmer 3
Alfred Hanmer 7/12
Emma Downes 75
Edward Downes 38


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Rank:Rifleman Service No:45340
Date of Death:30/08/1918
Regiment/Service:Rifle Brigade posted to London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade)
Grave Reference: IV. E. 25. Cemetery:CROISILLES BRITISH CEMETERY

No age on the original burial reports on CWGC site.
 
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Thank you for information, george hanmer born 1885 was my grandfathers brother, 2 george hanmers killed in ww1 but only one on cenataph, two in records in church george 1885 kia france 1918, george 1895 died in egypt 1916 thank you for your help
 

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Looks the other way round with an age for this one:

Rank:Corporal Service No:S4/122632
Date of Death:16/03/1916 Age:31
Regiment/Service:Army Service Corps 40th Field Bakery
Grave Reference: J. 13.
Cemetery:pORT SAID WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERYAdditional Information:Husband of Ellen Hemmings (formerly Hanmer), of 5, Warrington Rd., Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent.
 
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Looks the other way round with an age for this one:

Rank:Corporal Service No:S4/122632
Date of Death:16/03/1916 Age:31
Regiment/Service:Army Service Corps 40th Field Bakery
Grave Reference: J. 13.
Cemetery:pORT SAID WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERYAdditional Information:Husband of Ellen Hemmings (formerly Hanmer), of 5, Warrington Rd., Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent
You are correct born 1885, george hanmer rifle brigade born 1896, thank you for your help
 
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george hanmer 1885 died in 1916 in egypt, hospital in port said i had the 2 george hanmer"s dates wrong way round thank you for your help, i would have had the wrong george hanmer in my tree thank you again
 
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