We remember John Rickett Elgar

We remember John Rickett Elgar

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Timeline

1894
birth West Ham, Essex United Kingdom Source:5490170 1894
1901
dates Age 6 Source:5490166 31st March 1901
1901
location 25 Downsell Road, Leyton, Essex United Kingdom their own address Source:5490166 31st March 1901
1911
dates Age 16 Source:5490165 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Junior Clerk London United Kingdom Source:5490165 2nd April 1911
1911
location 104 St Mary's Road, Leyton, London United Kingdom their own address Source:5490165 2nd April 1911
1914
service British Army Gunner 1635 Royal Field Artillery 5th London Brigade Source:6157251 22nd September 1914 - 28th November 1914
1914
location 104 St Mary's Road, Leyton United Kingdom their own address Source:6157251 22nd September 1914
1914
employment Printers Traveller Source:6157251 22nd September 1914
1914
enlistment Kennington United Kingdom Source:6157251 22nd September 1914
1914
service British Army Acting Bombardier 16 Royal Field Artillery 1/2nd London Divisional Ammunition Column Source:6157251 28th November 1914 - 25th April 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6157251 21st March 1915 - 10th March 1916
1915
service British Army Driver Royal Field Artillery 1/2nd London Divisional Ammunition Column Source:6157251 25th April 1915 - 10th March 1916
1915
hospitalisation Myalgia Hospital/Institution Source:6157251 27th May 1915 - 8th June 1915
1916
hospitalisation Fractured left fibula Hospital/Institution Source:6157251 1st March 1916
1916
hospitalisation Sprained Ankle Hospital/Institution Source:6157251 10th March 1916 - 9th May 1916
1916
service British Army Driver Royal Field Artillery 3/2nd London Divisional Ammunition Column Source:6157251 20th May 1916 - 30th May 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6157251 18th February 1917 - 21st June 1919
1917
service British Army Driver 970009 Royal Field Artillery 223rd Brigade Source:6157251 30th May 1917
1919
marriage Muriel Knowling Source:6157251 4th January 1919
1919
awards Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) British Award/Decoration Source:6157251 18th January 1919
1919
service British Army Signaller 970009 Royal Field Artillery 223rd Brigade Source:6157251 2nd June 1919
1919
location 39 Rectory Road, Ipswich United Kingdom their own address Source:6157251 22nd June 1919
1919
discharge Source:6157251 19th July 1919
1961
death Ipswich United Kingdom Source:6157259 1961

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John Rickett
Initials JR
Last Name Elgar
Source 5490170
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
104 St Mary's Road, Leyton, London United Kingdom their own address known 2nd April 1911
104 St Mary's Road, Leyton United Kingdom their own address known 22nd September 1914
25 Downsell Road, Leyton, Essex United Kingdom their own address known 31st March 1901
39 Rectory Road, Ipswich United Kingdom their own address known 22nd June 1919
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1635 Royal Field Artillery 5th London Brigade Gunner
British Army Royal Field Artillery 1/2nd London Divisional Ammunition Column Driver
British Army Royal Field Artillery 3/2nd London Divisional Ammunition Column Driver
British Army 970009 Royal Field Artillery 223rd Brigade Driver
British Army 970009 Royal Field Artillery 223rd Brigade Signaller
British Army 16 Royal Field Artillery 1/2nd London Divisional Ammunition Column Acting Bombardier
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Louisa Elgar mother
James John Elgar father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Muriel Knowling wife 4th January 1919
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914-09-22 5'8"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-09-22 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Medal Index Card
Medal Index Cards Transcription Gavin3108
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Gavin3108
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Gavin3108
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Gavin3108
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Gavin3108
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Gavin3108
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Gavin3108
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Gavin3108
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Gavin3108

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We remember John Rickett Elgar