We remember James Greatorex

We remember James Greatorex

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Timeline

Timeline

1897
birth Matlock , Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:7217642 Source:6634534 1897
1900
sibling Anthony Greatorex Source:6654513 1900
1909
sibling Amy Greatorex Source:8572199 1909
1911
employment Shirt Room Worker Chapel-en-le-frith,Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:6634534 1911
1911
location The Wash, Chinley ,Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8491629 1911
1914
enlistment Chapel-en-le-frith , High Peak , Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:6654513 September 1914
1915
dates Age 18 Source:8491629 4th July 1915
employment Shirt Cutter Chapel en le frith , Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:6654513
service British Army Private 2290 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment Source:1433387
service British Army Private 2290 Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) Source:7217642
service British Army Private 2290 Sherwood Foresters ( Notts and Derbys Regiment ) 1st /6th Battalion Source:6654513
service British Army Private 2290 Sherwood Foresters 1st/6th Bn Source:8491622
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:6634558
1915
death Died of wounds Died in Field Ambulance Ypres ,Flanders . France Source:7217642 Source:6634534 Source:8635927 4th July 1915
burial Bedford House Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium EnclosureNo.2 IV B.65. Source:7217642

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names James
Initials J
Last Name Greatorex
Source 1433387
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
The Wash, Chinley ,Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 2290 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment Private
British Army 2290 Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) Private
British Army 2290 Sherwood Foresters ( Notts and Derbys Regiment ) 1st /6th Battalion Private
British Army 2290 Sherwood Foresters 1st/6th Bn Private
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
Elizabeth Greatorex nee Furniss mother
James Greatorex father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Anthony Greatorex brother 1900
Amy Greatorex sister 1909
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914-01 5'2"

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Evidence

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England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription david23060
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Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription david23060
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

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Private James Greatorex 2290 , Sherwood Foresters david23060
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His Mother Elizabeth getting her Son James effects david23060
Private James Greatorex on His Local War Memorial david23060
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Private James Greatorex the Report of His Death david23060
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