We remember James Balchin

We remember James Balchin

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Timeline

Timeline

1873
sibling Alfred Balchin Source:8566453 1873
1876
sibling Arthur Balchin Source:8566453 1876
1878
sibling William Balchin Source:8566453 1878
1880
sibling John Balchin Source:8566453 1880
1882
sibling Katharine Balchin Source:8566453 1882
1884
sibling Allen Balchin Source:8566453 1884
1886
birth Birdham, Chichester, Sussex United Kingdom Source:8489224 Source:6194539 1886
1891
location Church Road, Birdham, Chichester, Sussex United Kingdom parents address Source:8566453 5th April 1891
1891
dates Age 5 Source:8566453 5th April 1891
1901
location Common Lane, Birdham, Chichester, Sussex United Kingdom parents address Source:8566455 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 15 Source:8566455 31st March 1901
1901
employment Assisting on farm Father Source:8566455 31st March 1901
1907
marriage Emma Eliza Gardiner Source:8566460 1907
1908
children Alfred Maurice John Balchin Source:9442871 1908
1910
children Annie Jane Balchin Source:9442871 June 1910
1911
location Finches, Birdham, Chichester, Sussex United Kingdom their own address Source:8566460 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 25 Source:8566460 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Gardener (Domestic) Source:8566460 2nd April 1911
1912
children Amy Ellen Balchin Source:9442871 1912
1916
enlistment Chichester United Kingdom Source:9442860 May 1916
1916
service British Army Private Source:9442860 May 1916
1916
children Albert James Balchin Source:9442871 1916
1917
hospitalisation Wounded. Hospital/Institution Source:9442860 July 1917
1918
dates Age 32 Source:8489224 23rd March 1918
service British Army Private 37571 Royal Fusiliers 13th Battalion Source:8489224
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:6194539
education Birdham School Birdham, Chichester, Sussex United Kingdom Source:9442909
service British Army Private GS/37571 Royal Fusiliers 13th Battalion Source:6194539
1918
death Killed in Action France Source:8489224 Source:6194539 23rd March 1918
burial Tyne Cot Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Addenda Panel. Source:8489224

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names James
Initials J
Last Name Balchin
Source 150098
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Church Road, Birdham, Chichester, Sussex United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Common Lane, Birdham, Chichester, Sussex United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Finches, Birdham, Chichester, Sussex United Kingdom their own address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army GS/37571 Royal Fusiliers 13th Battalion Private
British Army Private
British Army 37571 Royal Fusiliers 13th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Amy Ellen Balchin daughter 1912
Albert James Balchin son 1916
Alfred Maurice John Balchin son 1908
Annie Jane Balchin daughter June 1910
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Anne mother
Maurice Balchin father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alfred Balchin brother 1873
Arthur Balchin brother 1876
William Balchin brother 1878
John Balchin brother 1880
Katharine Balchin sister 1882
Allen Balchin brother 1884
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emma Eliza Gardiner wife 1907

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Yvonne27542
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Yvonne27542
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Yvonne27542
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Yvonne27542
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Yvonne27542
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Yvonne27542

External Evidence

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Memorial inside Birdham Church - IWM information Yvonne27542
Birdham Parish WW1 Memorial Cross - IWM information Yvonne27542
Chichester Observer - 24th April 1918 Yvonne27542
GRO Birth Registration Index - James's children Yvonne27542
Birdham School War Memorial Yvonne27542

Multimedia

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Memorial inside Birdham Church Yvonne27542
Memorial inside Birdham Church - detail view Yvonne27542
Birdham Parish WW1 Memorial Cross Yvonne27542
Birdham Parish WW1 Memorial Cross - detail view Yvonne27542
Tyne Cot Cemetery and Memorial Yvonne27542

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