We remember Sidney James Day

We remember Sidney James Day

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Timeline

Timeline

1891
birth Norwich, Norfolk United Kingdom Source:5486558 Source:5484710 3rd July 1891
1917
awards Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration Source:5486557 26th August 1917
1917
awards Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration Source:5486559 17th October 1917
education St Mark's School Lakenham United Kingdom Source:8529044
hospitalisation seriously wounded in four places during the Battle of the Somme, Hospital/Institution Source:5486558
marriage Dora Source:5487712
service British Army Lance Corporal 15092 Suffolk Regiment 9th Battalion Source:1153636
service British Army Corporal 15092 Suffolk Regiment 9th Battalion Source:1153636
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:5486558
1959
death Portsmouth, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:5486558 17th July 1959
burial Milton Cemetery Non-War Cemetery Portsmouth, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:5487712

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Sidney James
Initials SJ
Last Name Day,
Source 8540013
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 15092 Suffolk Regiment 9th Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 15092 Suffolk Regiment 9th Battalion Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
VC British Award/Decoration
Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration
Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth mother
William Day father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Dora wife

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Liberty2494
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Liberty2494
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Liberty2494
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Joanna19174
Victoria Cross Recipients 1854-2006 Transcription Trevor321

External Evidence

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Suffolk Regiment Victoria Cross Holders Liberty2494
Wikipedia entry Liberty2494
The VC and DSO Volume-I Liberty2494
Memorials and monuments in Portsmouth Liberty2494
Find a Grave site Liberty2494
Sidney Day on website dedicated to Sergeant Arthur Frederick Saunders VC Liberty2494
Sidney Day, in local newspaper Eastern Daily Press Liberty2494
Photograph of Corporal Day Liberty2494
Memorial Plaque of Sidney Day Joanna19174

Multimedia

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Sidney James Day Paul3986
Sidney James Day Memorial stone Stephen82452

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