We remember Joseph Thomas Topliss Holmes

We remember Joseph Thomas Topliss Holmes

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Timeline

Timeline

1881
sibling Horace James Holmes Source:6973592 1881
1889
birth Shepshed, Leicestershire United Kingdom Source:6973535 16th November 1889
1891
sibling Reginald Holmes Source:6973592 18th June 1891
1892
sibling Richmond Holmes Source:6973592 18th June 1892
1911
location Swadlincote, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:6973592 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Coal Miner Swadlincote United Kingdom Source:6973592 2nd April 1911
1915
service British Army Private 17458 North Staffordshire Regiment 8th (Service) Battalion Source:6973560 27th April 1915 - 1st September 1918
1915
enlistment Burton-upon-Trent, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:6973560 29th April 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:1944000 18th July 1915 - 12th July 1916
1916
hospitalisation Gassed and shrapnel wounds in leg Hospital/Institution Source:1944000 12th July 1916
1918
service British Army Royal Defence Corps Source:1944000 12th April 1918 - 2nd July 1918
1918
service British Army Private S/27143 Royal Highlanders 9th Battalion Source:1944000 2nd July 1918 - 31st August 1918
1918
discharge Source:1944000 31st August 1918
1920
employment Boot and Shoe Repairer Self-employed Midway, Swadlincote United Kingdom Source:6973592 1st May 1920
1920
marriage Adela Hall Source:6973535 1st May 1920
1924
children Hilda Holmes Source:6974084 21st April 1924
1930
children Geoffrey Holmes Source:6974084 1st January 1930
1931
children Joy Holmes Source:6974084 10th July 1931
1973
location Edinburgh United Kingdom Source:6973535 18th January 1973
1973
death Not War Related Edinburgh United Kingdom Source:6973535 18th January 1973

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Joseph Thomas Topliss
Initials JTT
Last Name Holmes
Source 6973592
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Edinburgh United Kingdom known 18th January 1973
Swadlincote, Derbyshire United Kingdom known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Defence Corps
British Army S/27143 Royal Highlanders 9th Battalion Private
British Army 17458 North Staffordshire Regiment 8th (Service) Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Hilda Holmes daughter 21st April 1924
Geoffrey Holmes son 1st January 1930
Joy Holmes daughter 10th July 1931
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Hannah Holmes mother
Thomas Holmes father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Reginald Holmes brother 18th June 1891
Richmond Holmes brother 18th June 1892
Horace James Holmes step-brother 1881
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Adela Hall wife 1st May 1920

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