We remember Tom Cumberlidge

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Timeline

Timeline

1873
sibling Mary Elizabeth Cumberlidge Source:9466954 1873
1876
sibling George Cumberlidge Source:9466954 1876
1878
sibling Frederick Cumberlidge Source:9466954 1878
1881
sibling Sarah Alice Johnson Cumberlidge Source:9466954 1881
1883
sibling Alice Edith Wragg Buxton Source:9466954 1883
1884
sibling Arthur William Buxton Source:9466954 1884
1887
sibling Percy Cumberlidge Source:9466954 1887
1896
birth Derby, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:9466963 Source:9466966 1896
1898
sibling Roselie Aka Rose Cumberlidge Source:9466954 1898
1901
location 57 Dean Street, Derby, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9466966 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 5 Source:9466966 31st March 1901
1911
location 57 Dean Street, Derby, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9466968 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Blacksmiths Apprentice Not known Derby, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:9466968 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 15 Source:9466968 2nd April 1911
1912
location 57 Dean Street, Derby, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9466954 28th March 1912
1912
service British Army Private 1547 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) 1/5th Battalion Source:9466954 29th March 1912 - 1st March 1916
1912
enlistment Derby, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:9466954 29th March 1912
1912
employment Blacksmith's Boy A Mr Coles Derby, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:9466954 29th March 1912
1912
dates Age 16 Source:9466954 29th March 1912
1914
dates Age 18 Source:9466954 4th August 1914
1915
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:9466954 1st March 1915 - 1st July 1916
1916
service British Army Private 1547 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) 1/5th Battalion attached to Machine Gun Section Source:9466954 2nd March 1916 - 6th June 1916
1916
service British Army Lance Corporal 1547 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) 1/5th Battalion attached to Machine Gun Section Source:9466954 7th June 1916 - 1st July 1916
1916
dates Age 20 Source:9466954 1st July 1916
1916
death Killed in Action The attack on the Gommecourt Salient intentionally coincided with the first day of the Battle of the Somme (see Wikipedia). When he was killed, Tom Cumberlidge was 20. the attack on Gommecourt Wood, Pas de Calais France Source:9466961 1st July 1916
burial Gommecourt Wood New Cemetery, Foncquevillers CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Cemetery/memorial reference: I. G. 11 Source:9466961

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Tom
Initials T
Last Name Cumberlidge
Source 9466963
First Names Thomas
Initials T
Last Name Cumberlidge
Source 9466963
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
57 Dean Street, Derby, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
57 Dean Street, Derby, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
57 Dean Street, Derby, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address known 28th March 1912
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1547 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) 1/5th Battalion Private
British Army 1547 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) 1/5th Battalion attached to Machine Gun Section Private
British Army 1547 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) 1/5th Battalion attached to Machine Gun Section Lance Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Ann Cumberlidge formerly Buxton nee Weston mother
George Cumberlidge father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Elizabeth Cumberlidge step-sister 1873
George Cumberlidge step-brother 1876
Frederick Cumberlidge step-brother 1878
Sarah Alice Johnson nee Cumberlidge step-sister 1881
Alice Edith Wragg nee Buxton step-sister 1883
Arthur William Buxton step-brother 1884
Percy Cumberlidge step-brother 1887
Roselie Aka Rose Cumberlidge sister 1898
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1912-03-29 5'4"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Keith22624
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Keith22624
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Keith22624
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Keith22624
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith22624
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith22624
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith22624
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Keith22624
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Keith22624
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith22624

External Evidence

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Lives of the First World War website entry for 42747 Percy Cumberlidge - Machine Gun Corps Keith22624

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Sherwood Foresters Keith22624

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