We remember John Samuel Holmes

We remember John Samuel Holmes

Timeline

Timeline

1886
birth Drypool, Kingston Upon Hull United Kingdom Source:1944378 15th September 1886
1908
marriage Ethel Sarah Miskin Source:1944378 13th April 1908
1910
children John Holmes Source:1944378 July 1910
1912
children Ethel Holmes Source:1944378 21st September 1912
1917
appointments Sapper Source:1944378 July 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:1944378 July 1917
1917
location 16 Wolfreton Road, Anlaby, Hull, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address Source:1944378 July 1917
1917
dates Age 30 Source:1944378 9th July 1917
service British Army Sapper 148186 Royal Engineers Source:1944378
service British Army Sapper 148186 Royal Engineers 82 Field Company Source:1944378
1917
death Killed in Action Killed whilst laying wire around "Tool Farm" near Hollebeke in the South East of the Ypres Salient following an attack by 82 Fld Coy RE. (From the War Diary of 82 Field Company Royal Engineers) Hollebeke Belgium Source:1944378 9th July 1917
burial No official grave but commemorated on the Menin Gate in Ypres Source:1944378

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John Samuel
Initials JS
Last Name Holmes
Source 1944378
First Names John Samuel
Initials JS
Last Name Holmes
Source 1944378
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
16 Wolfreton Road, Anlaby, Hull, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address known July 1917
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 148186 Royal Engineers Sapper
British Army 148186 Royal Engineers 82 Field Company Sapper
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ethel Holmes daughter 21st September 1912
John Holmes son July 1910
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Frances Ann Holmes mother
John Thomas Holmes father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ethel Sarah Miskin wife 13th April 1908
Religion
DateReligionSource
Methodist

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