We remember James Kirby

We remember James Kirby

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Timeline

Timeline

1876
sibling Catherine Mary Kirby Source:9521860 30th May 1876
1878
sibling Thomas Kirby Source:9521958 16th September 1878
1880
sibling Peter Kirby Source:9521838 27th May 1880
1882
sibling Thomas Kirby Source:9522009 23rd November 1882
1883
sibling Silvester Joseph Kirby Source:9521953 28th December 1883
1886
sibling Mary Josephine Kirby Source:9521909 16th August 1886
1889
sibling Joseph Source:8754590 1889
1892
birth Chester United Kingdom Source:9521940 13th December 1892
1895
sibling Ernest Kirby Source:9521870 20th September 1895
1901
location Thorn Street, Manchester, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address Source:8754590 1901
1911
employment Agricultural labourer Source:8754560 1911
1914
service British Army Private 4374 Royal Welsh Fusiliers Source:9038417 10th November 1914
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8754560 11th November 1914 - 26th December 1914
1914
hospitalisation GSW left arm & chest - at Armentieres Hospital/Institution Source:8754585 29th December 1914
1915
discharge Source:9038417 28th July 1915
service British Army Private 4374 Royal Welsh Fusiliers 1st Battalion Source:7095432
service British Army Private 4374 Royal Welsh Fusiliers Depot Source:9038417
1916
death Not War Related Drowned whilst bathing United Kingdom Source:7095432 26th September 1916
burial Chester (overleigh) Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Cheshire United Kingdom Old cem. 1168 Source:7095432

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names James
Initials J
Last Name Kirby
Source 2274248
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Thorn Street, Manchester, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 4374 Royal Welsh Fusiliers Depot Private
British Army 4374 Royal Welsh Fusiliers Private
British Army 4374 Royal Welsh Fusiliers 1st Battalion 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
Mary Kirby mother
Peter Kirby father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Joseph brother 1889
Peter Kirby brother 27th May 1880
Catherine Mary Kirby sister 30th May 1876
Ernest Kirby brother 20th September 1895
Mary Josephine Kirby sister 16th August 1886
Silvester Joseph Kirby brother 28th December 1883
Thomas Kirby brother 16th September 1878
Thomas Kirby brother 23rd November 1882
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1911 5'3"

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Silver War Badge Roll Transcription Selena49658
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Selena49658
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Selena49658
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Selena49658
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Selena49658

External Evidence

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Pvt James Kirby (Find a Grave) R58235
MIC image (Ancestry) R58235
"We Shall Remember Them" Harper140899
Baptism Register 1880 St. Werburgh's Chester John141401
Baptism Record 1876 St. Werburgh's Chester John141401
Baptism Register 1895 St. Werburgh's Chester John141401
Baptism Register 1887 St. Werburgh's Chester John141401
Baptism Register 1893 St. Werburgh's Chester John141401
Baptism Register 1883 St. Werburgh's Chester John141401
Baptism Register 1878 St. Werburgh's Chester John141401
Baptism Record 1882 St. Werburgh's Chester John141401

Multimedia

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James Selena49658
CWGC Headstone - James Kirby Harper140899
Great War Memorial in St. Werburgh's, Chester Harper140899

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