Archibald Snell

M, #20, b. between 3 Apr 1895 and 1 Apr 1897
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FatherJames Snell b. between 3 Apr 1851 and 1 Apr 1853
MotherLucy Handley b. 11 Jul 1866
     Archibald Snell was born between 3 Apr 1895 and 1 Apr 1897 in Debenham, Suffolk, England.1 He was the son of James Snell and Lucy Handley.

Census

DateHead of HouseholdHousehold
31 Mar 1901James SnellArchibald Snell was listed as a member of the household of James Snell in the 1901 census in Gracechurch Street, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Nellie Eva Snell, Frank Albert Snell, James Arthur Snell, Minnie A Snell, Reginald Frederick Snell and Lucy Handley.2
2 Apr 1911James SnellArchibald Snell was listed as a member of the household of James Snell in the 1911 census in Gracechurch Street, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Leonard Henry Snell, Nellie Eva Snell, Frank Albert Snell, James Arthur Snell, Edith Amy Snell and Lucy Handley.3

Military History

  • Archibald Snell was a Private, Serial Number 8682 and served in the Norfolk Regiment

    Date of entry to the War 16-8-1914
    PofW.4
  • Archibald Snell was a Private, Serial Number 10680 and served in the Suffolk Regiment.4
  • In 1915 Archibald Snell and served in the Norfolk Regiment. Taken prisoner at Le Cateau.5
  • In 1916 Archibald Snell and served in the Norfolk Regiment. Taken prisoner at Le Cateau.6
  • In 1919 Archibald was awarded the 1914 Star.7
  • In 1919 Archibald was awarded the Victory Medal.8
  • In 1919 Archibald was awarded the British War Medal.8

Occupation

DateOccupation
2 Apr 1911Work on Farm (Farmers Boy)1
Last Edited=22 Mar 2016

Citations

  1. [S2] Online image of the 1911 Census for England & Wales (1911 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk).
  2. [S3] Online image of the 1901 Census for England & Wales (1901 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: RG13; Piece: 1768; Folio: 82; Page: 26."
  3. [S2] Online image of the 1911 Census for England & Wales (1911 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "RG14-10-7-52-10752_0247_03."
  4. [S24] Medal Card of Archibald Snell, Norfolk Regiment & Suffolk Regiment, 1914 - 1920 (The Western Front Association, WW1 Medal Index Cards) "unknown cd."
  5. [S673] Booth's Almanac, 1915 (Suzie Morley, unknown repository reference) "unknown cd."
  6. [S674] Booth's Almanac, 1916 (Suzie Morley, unknown repository reference) "unknown cd."
  7. [S24] Medal Card of Archibald Snell, Norfolk Regiment & Suffolk Regiment, 1914 - 1920 (The Western Front Association, WW1 Medal Index Cards) "Roll K/1/3 Page 113."
  8. [S24] Medal Card of Archibald Snell, Norfolk Regiment & Suffolk Regiment, 1914 - 1920 (The Western Front Association, WW1 Medal Index Cards) "Roll K/1/103 B 23 Page 4478."