We remember Herbert Joseph Kearley

We remember Herbert Joseph Kearley

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Timeline

Timeline

1880
birth Isleworth, Hounslow, Middlesex United Kingdom Source:8682735 Source:8682733 29th October 1880
1896
employment Grocer's boy Isleworth, Hounslow United Kingdom Source:8682735 29th September 1896
1896
enlistment Hounslow, Middlesex United Kingdom Source:8682735 29th September 1896
1901
hospitalisation Tripped over a tent peg on the way to the latrine. Claimed to be sober at the time. Hospital/Institution Source:8682735 13th March 1901
1901
events Drunkeness Military Discipline Source:8682735 20th October 1901
1905
marriage Hannah Maria Judge Source:8682735 16th December 1905
1909
children Mary Elisabeth Kearley Source:8682735 2nd October 1909
1911
location Fort George, Guernsey, Channel Islands United Kingdom military residence address Source:8682736 2nd April 1911
1911
children Mark Arthur Kearley Source:8682735 19th April 1911
1914
children Susan Kearley Source:8682735 20th January 1914
1914
location Raglan South Barracks, Devonport United Kingdom military residence address Source:8735551 11th August 1914
appointments Mess serjeant of the officers' mess Source:8682735
service British Army Colour Serjeant 5892 Royal Irish Rifles Source:2209562
service British Army Company Quarter Master Serjeant 5892 Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:9308818
1914
death Died of wounds Herbert Joseph Kearley was mortally wounded in the fighting on the 26th, became a prisoner of war and then died of his wounds in a German hospital in Bethencourt on the 30th August 1914. Bethencourt France Source:8848690 30th August 1914
burial Bethencourt Communal Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Bethencourt France Special Memorial 9 Source:8682731

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Herbert Joseph
Initials HJ
Last Name Kearley
Source 8682735
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Fort George, Guernsey, Channel Islands United Kingdom military residence address known 2nd April 1911
Raglan South Barracks, Devonport United Kingdom military residence address known 11th August 1914
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 5892 Royal Irish Rifles Colour Serjeant
British Army 5892 Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Battalion Company Quarter Master Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Elisabeth Kearley daughter 2nd October 1909
Mark Arthur Kearley son 19th April 1911
Susan Kearley daughter 20th January 1914
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jane Kearley mother
Mark Kearley father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Hannah Maria Judge wife 16th December 1905
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Brown Brown
DateHeightSource
1896-09-29 4'10"

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Ireland: National Roll of Honour 1914-1921 Transcription Patrick63223
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Patrick63223
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Patrick63223
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Patrick63223
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Patrick63223
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Patrick63223

External Evidence

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The Campaigns and History of the Royal Irish Regiment Vol.II from 1900 to 1922 Patrick63223
"There's a Devil in the Drum" by J.F.Lucy Patrick63223
1914-1918 PRISONERS OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR ICRC HISTORICAL ARCHIVES Patrick63223

Multimedia

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C.QMR. Serjeant Herbert Joseph Kearley's grave Patrick63223
Isleworth, Hounslow, Middlesex Patrick63223
Isleworth, Hounslow, Middlesex Patrick63223
Fort George, Guernsey, Channel Islands Patrick63223
The fields between Caudry and Audencourt Patrick63223
2nd Battalion R.I.Rgt. Memorial, Mons. Patrick63223
2nd Battalion R.I.Rgt. Memorial, Mons. Patrick63223
Map of the Battle of Mons Patrick63223
Map of the battle at Caudry/Audencourt Patrick63223
SS Herschel Patrick63223
La Bascule crossroads, Mons, Belgium Patrick63223
The area to the east of Mons Patrick63223
Restaurant Leon on Chausee de Binche Patrick63223
Royal Irish Regiment Cap Badge Patrick63223
Royal Irish Regiment Cap Badge Patrick63223
Grave Registration Document Patrick63223
Grave Registration Document Patrick63223
Grave Registration Document Patrick63223
Rue Leon Save, Mons, Belgium. Patrick63223
La Ferté-sous-Jouarre Memorial Patrick63223
The area to the east of Mons Patrick63223
Maison Communale, Hyon Patrick63223
A typical pave (pa-vay) road Patrick63223
The road cutting south west of Audencourt Patrick63223
Audencourt, looking towards Caudry, France Patrick63223
8th Brigade headquarters in Audencourt Patrick63223
Caudry Patrick63223
Bethencourt Communal Cemetery Patrick63223
Fort George, Guernsey, Channel Islands Patrick63223
The Guardhouse at Raglan Barracks, Devonport Patrick63223
Audencourt (from the south) Patrick63223

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