We remember John Landon

We remember John Landon

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1891
sibling Harry Sherriff Landon Source:6157042 25th August 1891
1896
birth West Ham, Essex United Kingdom Source:6157042 20th December 1896
1902
education primary school Lathom Road School East Ham United Kingdom Source:6157042 1902
1911
employment apprentice printing machine manager Co-operative Printing Society Ltd London branch London United Kingdom Source:6157042 1st August 1911
1915
service British Army Gunner Royal Garrison Artillery Source:6179892 15th November 1915
1915
service British Army Gunner 294871 Royal Garrison Artillery 141st (East Ham) Heavy Battery Source:6624569 22nd November 1915
1915
enlistment East Ham United Kingdom Source:6622955 22nd November 1915
1915
location 47 Colvin Road, East Ham United Kingdom parents address Source:6622955 22nd November 1915
1915
dates Age 19 Source:6622955 22nd November 1915
1917
discharge Source:6622935 6th June 1917
1917
discharge Source:6622972 6th June 1917
1917
events miltary character discharge Dover United Kingdom Jack was tee total at this point but became a publican in 1941! Source:6622972 6th June 1917
1917
hospitalisation no longer physically fit for service Hospital/Institution Source:6622972 6th June 1917
1917
discharge Source:6624520 6th July 1917
1918
employment proprietor of a bakery Tilbe's bakery Springfield Rd, Harrow, Middx United Kingdom Source:6157042 1918
1923
marriage Violet Marguerite Baker Source:6157047 22nd March 1923
1924
children John Landon Source:6622992 19th May 1924
1928
children Cyril Harry Landon Source:6622992 26th August 1928
1930
employment printing machine manager Scottish Daily Record Glasgow United Kingdom Source:6157042 1930 - 1935
1935
employment printing machine manager Daily Telegraph Fleet Street, London United Kingdom Source:6157042 1935 - 1941
1937
children Betty Muriel Landon Source:6622992 4th November 1937
1941
employment publican Oving, Bucks United Kingdom Source:6157042 1941 - 1957
service British Army Gunner 293871 Royal Garrison Artillery 141st (East Ham) Heavy Battery Source:6622955
hospitalisation Discharged because of sickness after service on the Somme in 1916 Hospital/Institution Source:6622935
service British Army Gunner Royal Garrison Artillery Source:6157038
service British Army Royal Garrison Artillery Source:6157038
service British Army Gunner 3014 Royal Garrison Artillery Source:2303876
education Colvin Road School East Ham United Kingdom Source:6157042
employment restaurateur Gerrards Cross United Kingdom Source:6157042
1963
death Not War Related Jack died in the Royal Masonic Hospital of lung disease caused by a lifetime of smoking. He had catered for many Masonic events at The Misbourne Restaurant Hammersmith, Middx United Kingdom Source:6157042 14th February 1963

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John
Initials J
Last Name Landon
Source 2303876
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
47 Colvin Road, East Ham United Kingdom parents address known 22nd November 1915
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 3014 Royal Garrison Artillery Gunner
British Army Royal Garrison Artillery
British Army Royal Garrison Artillery Gunner
British Army Royal Garrison Artillery Gunner
British Army 294871 Royal Garrison Artillery 141st (East Ham) Heavy Battery Gunner
British Army 293871 Royal Garrison Artillery 141st (East Ham) Heavy Battery Gunner
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Landon son 19th May 1924
Cyril Harry Landon son 26th August 1928
Betty Muriel Landon daughter 4th November 1937
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Christiana Sherriff mother
Harry Sherriff Landon father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Harry Sherriff Landon brother 25th August 1891
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Violet Marguerite Baker wife 22nd March 1923
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
fair brown dark brown
DateHeightSource
1917-06-06 5'10"

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British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Debbie25119
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Jack Landon circa 1918 Debbie25119
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