We remember Francis William James

We remember Francis William James

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Timeline

Timeline

1894
birth Witney-on-Wye, Herefordshire United Kingdom Source:9299308 1894
1900
sibling Reginald Stanley James Source:9012610 1900
1913
enlistment United Kingdom Source:9012610 13th August 1913
1914
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:9012610 11th September 1914
service British Army Private 10283 Shropshire Light Infantry Source:2088130
1916
death War Related Sickness Gravestone and CWGC record both say from effects of Gas poisoning when serving in Belgium. Pension Record Tubercle of Lung originated Sept. 1915 Poperinghe. He had been discharged 9 January 1916. Herefordshire United Kingdom Source:9012610 Source:9299308 24th April 1916
burial Bishopstone Churchyard CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Bishopstone, Herefordshire United Kingdom South-West of Church Source:9299308

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Francis William
Initials FW
Last Name James
Source 9012610
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 10283 Shropshire Light Infantry Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
1914 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
Annie M James mother
William James father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Reginald Stanley James brother 1900
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1913-08 5'7"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1913-08 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription R58235

External Evidence

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MIC image (Ancestry) R58235

Multimedia

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Gravestone Bishopstone Churchyard, Herefordshire Cynthia60869

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