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ID:1985 William Shaw Thacker 1896-1915
Lisa's 3rd Great Uncle
Birth    1896 Longton, Staffs
Death 7 Aug 1915 Gallipoli, Turkey
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1895
12 July 1895 - Baptism of son, William Shaw (aka William Shaw Thacker) at Edensor, Staffs
1901
1901 Census for '6 Heathcote Court, Edensor, Longton, Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire'
Name                     
Relationship  Staus        Age     Est YOB Gender   Birth County                          Occupation               
William Thacker     Head              Married     59       1842       Male       Brownhills, Staffordshire     Coal Miner Hewer
Harriet Thacker Wife Married 38 1863 Female Longton, Staffs China Throwers Attendant
John James Shaw Son Single 17 1884
Male Longton, Staffs Coal Miner - Loader
Frederick Shaw Son   11 1890 Male Longton, Staffs  
William Shaw Son   5 1896 Male Longton, Staffs  
1911
1911 Census for '6 Heathcote Court,  Longton, Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire'
Name                     
Relationship  Staus        Age     Est YOB Gender   Birth County                          Occupation               
William Thacker     Head              Married     69 1842       Male       Brownhills, Staffordshire     Coal Miner 
Harriet Thacker Wife Married 48 1863 Female Longton, Staffs Potters Assistant Throwers
Lottie Thacker Daughter
7 1904
Female Longton, Staffs
William Thacker Son Single
16 1895 Male Longton, Staffs Coal Miner Waggoner
Frederick Shaw Son Single 22 1889 Male Longton, Staffs Coal MIner Driver Below Ground
Winter 1913- Death of father, William at Longton, Stoke on Trent.
William enlisted in the North Staffs Regiment 7th Battalion at Lichfield on September 3rd 1914 - army number 12875.
Attached to 39th Brigade 13th division on Salisbury Plain

Jan 1915 - Basingstoke

Feb 1915- Blackdown at Aldershot

June 1915- Sailed from Avonmouth

July 1915 - Landed in Galipolli

7th August 1915 - Death of William Shaw Thacker when hi was killed in action at Gallipoli, Turkey.