Saturday, 5 December 2015

Thomas Edgar Carrick 1889-1918

Barnsley Chronicle 18 May 1918 (with thanks to Barnsley Archives)
Born: 22 October 1889 in Harrogate and baptised 3 November 1895

Son of: William Henry Carrick  stone mason 47 Ashfield Road Harrogate, who was married at Christ Church Harrogate on 31 July 1875 to Emma Forrest

Position in family:
The youngest of 7 children
1. Arthur William
2. Lydia Forrest
3. Annie Louisa
4. George Henry
5. James Herbert b.1884 WW1 SERVED Royal Engineers Acting Cpl 177500 d.1959 Harrogate
6. Jennie Helena
7. Thomas Edgar WW1 KILLED IN ACTION

Home address, age and occupation:
1891: 22 Ashfield Square aged 1
1901: 47 Ashfield Road Harrogate aged 11
1911: 54 Bridge Street Barnsley  aged 21  Assistant theatre manager

He was married to Alice Edith Browne 
at St Luke's Church Harrogate on 26 April 1913

1. Elsie Louisa born in Barnsley 22 July 1914

Military Service:
Enlisted: Barnsley
Regiment and Battalion:  Duke of Wellington's (West Riding) Regiment 1/4th battalion
Service number and rank:  202629  private
Awards: Victory and British medals

Death: 26 April 1918  aged  28

CWGC Remembered: Tyne Cot Memorial, Zonnebeke, West Vlaanderen, Belgium  panel 82-85 and 162A

Barnsley, St George's Church, war memorial plaque

Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Lives of the First World War

Further information is available about this man on request

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