We remember John William Albert Kydd

We remember John William Albert Kydd

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Timeline

Timeline

1893
sibling David Gordon Kydd Source:9277361 1893
1896
sibling George Muir Kydd Source:9277361 1896
1898
birth Llanelli United Kingdom Source:9377963 17th September 1898
1901
dates Age 2 Source:9277361 1901
1903
sibling William Lindsay Kydd Source:9277366 1903
1908
sibling Mary Isabella Janet Kydd Source:9277366 1908
1911
location 31 Tryfran Villas Llanelli United Kingdom parents address Source:9277366 1911
1911
dates Age 12 Source:9277366 1911
1916
education Edinburgh University Edinburgh United Kingdom Source:9276363 October 1916 - March 1917
1917
commission Unknown Source:9377963 31st July 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9377963 31st July 1917 - 26th March 1918
1917
service British Army Second Lieutenant Lancashire Fusiliers 19th Battalion Source:9377963 31st July 1917 - 26th March 1918
service British Army Second Lieutenant Lancashire Fusiliers Source:2285942
service British Army Private 353455 Royal Scots Source:2285942
education Llanelli County School LLanelli United Kingdom Source:9276363
1918
death Killed in Action On 26 March 1918 John was with B Company of the battalion at work on the construction of Patoka Trench when they came under artillery fire, killing John and wounding two other ranks. Source:7049017 Source:9377963 26th March 1918
burial Menin Road South Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Source:7049017

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John William Albert
Initials JWA
Last Name Kydd
Source 2285942
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
31 Tryfran Villas Llanelli United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 353455 Royal Scots Private
British Army Lancashire Fusiliers Second Lieutenant
British Army Lancashire Fusiliers 19th Battalion Second Lieutenant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Helen Fraser Kydd mother
David Gordon Kydd father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
David Gordon Kydd brother 1893
George Muir Kydd brother 1896
William Lindsay Kydd brother 1903
Mary Isabella Janet Kydd sister 1908

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Roll of Honour Peter135754
Carmarthenshire War Memorials Record - Details of 2nd Lieut Kydd's service locations and death Peter135754

Multimedia

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Lieutenant John William Albert Kydd 353455 James201
1901 Census for Kydd Family living in Llanelli Peter135754
1911 Census Peter135754
Menin Road South Military Cemetry Peter135754
CWGC Inscription Peter135754

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