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Record:
CARTER, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Cemetery:
VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
France

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Private William Carter

Private William Carter 1691/325311. Unit: "A" Company, 1st Battalion, Cambridgeshire Regiment. Death: 14 October 1916, missing, Somme, Western Front. Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial.
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British War Medal (1914-1920)

(SEE) OMD 623
First World War campaign medal awarded to (204379) Private William Carter, South Staffordshire Regiment.

bullet and pouch

pouch, bullet Small leather purse with silver metal clasp, containing a badly corroded squashed bullet -lead-filled
The bullet that wounded the donor's late father, Private William Carter of the South Staffordshire Regiment during the First World War. Correspondence in acquisition file states that the bullet was removed from Private Carter's leg.

Victory Medal (1914-1919)

(SEE) OMD 624
First World War campaign medal awarded to (204379) Private William Carter, South Staffordshire Regiment.

Oral history

British officer served as observer with 812 Sqdn, Fleet Air Arm during Korean War, 1950-1951; various postings with Fleet Air Arm in GB, Mediterranean, Aden and Singapore, 1951-1982
Background in Elmer Sounds, GB, 1926-1944: family; education. Aspects of enlistment and training with Fleet Air Arm in GB and Trinidad, 1944-1945: background to volunteering for Fleet Air Arm; selection as observer; observer training in Trinidad; taking short term commission, 1945. Aspects of period …

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Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
St Barnabas Church (WMR 51287)
Location:
Blackburn, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Bethel Wesleyan Methodists WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 2745)
Location:
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Barford - WW1 Plaque. (WMR 70971)
Location:
Barford, Warwickshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
St Helens Church - Tablet (WMR 14509)
Location:
Darley Dale, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Westhall (WMR 73045)
Location:
Westhall, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Post Office Stores Department Roll of Honour (WMR 72537)
Location:
Swindon, Wiltshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Failsworth Macedonia Congregational Church WW1 (WMR 28009)
Location:
Failsworth, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Holy Trinity Church (WMR 13938)
Location:
Much Wenlock, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Bishop Street Methodists - WW1 (WMR 37605)
Location:
Leicester, Leicestershire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Salford Lads Club WW1 Plaque (WMR 15992)
Location:
Ordsall, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Manchester Grammar School (WMR 10665)
Location:
Rusholme, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
St Alban The Martyr Church (lost) (WMR 39837)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Men of Woodcote - WW1 & WW2 (WMR 31797)
Location:
Woodcote, Oxfordshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
West Pinchbeck Parishioners (WMR 63368)
Location:
West Pinchbeck, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Louth Post Office (WMR 54013)
Location:
Louth, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Gelligaer Tablet WW1 (WMR 36860)
Location:
Gelligaer, Mid Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
St Gregorys Rc Church WW1 And WW2 (WMR 26275)
Location:
Longton, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
St. Margaret's Church - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 31658)
Location:
Hinton Waldrist, Oxfordshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Broadbridge Heath (WMR 16619)
Location:
Broadbridge Heath, West Sussex
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
St Mary's Church Board (WMR 17060)
Location:
Northiam, East Sussex
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
St Andrews Church Plaque WW1 (WMR 21586)
Location:
Southampton, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
St Margarets Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 31657)
Location:
Hinton Waldrist, Oxfordshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
St Margaret's Church-Cross (WMR 26523)
Location:
Hollinwood, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Cheadle (WMR 3178)
Location:
Cheadle, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Guyhirn (WMR 3498)
Location:
Guyhirn, Cambridgeshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Leebotwood (WMR 38060)
Location:
Leebotwood, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Chester Citizens (WMR 9870)
Location:
Chester, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Chester Citizens (WMR 9870)
Location:
Chester, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Dolphinholme (WMR 42331)
Location:
Dolphinholme, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Dolphinholme (WMR 42331)
Location:
Dolphinholme, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Darley Dale (WMR 14510)
Location:
Darley Dale, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Pilling (WMR 3377)
Location:
Pilling, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Private William Carter (WMR 78703)
Location:
Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Loftus (WMR 9527)
Location:
Loftus, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Denston (WMR 5126)
Location:
Denston, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Pinchbeck (WMR 20459)
Location:
Pinchbeck, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
St. Uny Church - WW1 (WMR 26311)
Location:
Lelant, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Weeting - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 56555)
Location:
Weeting, Norfolk
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
King's Shropshire Light Infantry (WMR 17498)
Location:
Pembroke Dock, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Old Windsor Hall (WMR 70198)
Location:
Old Windsor, Berkshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Poulton Le Fylde (WMR 3420)
Location:
Poulton Le Fylde, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Darlaston (WMR 17625)
Location:
Darlaston, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Goostrey (WMR 42842)
Location:
Goostrey, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Men Of Corsham (WMR 55694)
Location:
Corsham, Wiltshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
St. Margaret's Church - Book of Remembrance (WMR 50804)
Location:
Leicester, Leicestershire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Acton Scott (WMR 14050)
Location:
Acton Scott, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Steeton Mechanic's Institute - WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 28534)
Location:
Steeton With Eastburn, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Wrexham And East Denbighshire Book Of Remembrance (WMR 17903)
Location:
Wrexham, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
Trinity Wesleyan Methodist Church Roll of Honour WW1 (WMR 74838)
Location:
Blackburn, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Carter, William
Memorial:
K Kellett (WMR 52502)
Location:
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Record identifier:
People (P10079890)
Name recorded:
Sergeant Arthur Carter Williams 147
Unit:
46th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
Australian Red Cross Wounded and Missing Files (R1476548)
Name recorded:
Sergeant Williams, Arthur Carter 147
Unit:
46th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1747140)
Name recorded:
Private Williams, Arthur Carter 147
Unit:
Record identifier:
People (P10432052)
Name recorded:
Private William Joseph Carter 2582
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
2 September 1915
Record identifier:
People (P10345769)
Name recorded:
Private William Joseph Carter 2582
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
2 September 1915
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1805258)
Name recorded:
Private Carter, William 710
Unit:
Record identifier:
People (P10348822)
Name recorded:
Private William Carter 4766
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
14 March 1916
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1828777)
Name recorded:
Private Carter, William Joseph 2582
Unit:
Record identifier:
People (P10408533)
Name recorded:
Private William Carter 710
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
20 October 1914
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1861369)
Name recorded:
Private Carter, William John 68906
Unit:
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Name:
Sergeant Carter
Context:
Wounded
Date:
3 May 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 21 Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (PIONEERS) (page 47)
Name:
Captain Carter
Context:
other
Date:
8 May 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Signal Company. (page 418)
Name:
Lieutenant H Carter
Context:
promotion
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Signal Company. (page 410)