We remember James Cuthbert Holmes

We remember James Cuthbert Holmes

Timeline

Timeline

1889
birth Lambeth, London United Kingdom Source:9466929 Source:9466928 27th August 1889
1915
service British Army Officer Cadet O.T.C. Egypt Source:1944091 5th April 1915
1915
commission Temporary Source:9466937 25th June 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant Yorkshire Regiment Source:9466937 1915 - 17th April 1918
1918
employment Tea Planter Miller Company Kandy Sri Lanka Source:9466929 18th April 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Lieutenant Royal Air Force Source:9466929 18th April 1918 - 1st September 1918
1918
service British Army Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force Source:9466929 18th April 1918 - 1st September 1918
1918
location Care of Miller Company, Kandy, Ceylong Sri Lanka their own address Source:9466929 18th April 1918
1918
theatres Egypt :4 Source:9466929 22nd July 1918 - 1st September 1918
1918
dates Age 29 Source:7249250 1st September 1918
service British Army Corporal 1861 Ceylon Planters Rifle Corps Source:1944091
location 32, Danesbury Rd., Feltham, Middx. United Kingdom parents address Source:7249250
1918
death Killed in Action Accidentally Killed Kantara Egypt Source:7249250 Source:9466929 1st September 1918
burial Kantara War Memorial Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial El Qantara Egypt D. 166. Source:7249250

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names James Cuthbert
Initials JC
Last Name Holmes
Source 1944091
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
32, Danesbury Rd., Feltham, Middx. United Kingdom parents address
Care of Miller Company, Kandy, Ceylong Sri Lanka their own address known 18th April 1918
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force Lieutenant
British Army O.T.C. Egypt Officer Cadet
British Army 1861 Ceylon Planters Rifle Corps Corporal
British Army Yorkshire Regiment Second Lieutenant
British Army Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force Lieutenant
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
Laura Dixon Holmes mother
George Vaughan Holmes father

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Rosemary251
British Royal Air Force, Officers' Service Records 1912-1920 Transcription Rosemary251

External Evidence

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National Probate Calendar Rosemary251
Supplement to the London Gazette, Rosemary251

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