We remember George William Humberston

We remember George William Humberston

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Timeline

1886
sibling Eva Humberston Source:8649575 1886
1887
sibling Florrie Humberston Source:8649575 1887
1890
sibling Nellie Humberston Source:8649575 1890
1893
sibling Harry Humberston Source:8649575 1893
1894
birth Grimsby, Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:8649575 1894
1896
sibling Lizzie Humberston Source:8649575 1896
1901
dates Age 6 Source:8649575 31st March 1901
1901
location 113 Newmarket Street, Grimsby, Lincolnshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8649575 31st March 1901
1911
dates Age 16 Source:8649576 2nd April 1911
1911
location 82 Newmarket Street, Grimsby, Lincolnshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8649576 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Fish Labourer The Fishing Industry Grimsby, Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:8649576 2nd April 1911
1914
dates Age 20 Source:8649578 1st September 1914
1914
employment Fireman Probably Grimsby Fire Brigade Grimsby, Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:8649578 1st September 1914
1914
enlistment Grimsby, Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:8649578 1st September 1914
1914
service British Army Private 10901 Lincolnshire Regiment 6th and then 7th (Service) Battalions Source:8649578 1st September 1914 - 3rd June 1915
1915
service British Army Lance Corporal 10901 Lincolnshire Regiment 7th (Service) Battalion then 9th (Reserve) Battalion Source:8649578 4th June 1915 - 1st August 1916
1915
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8649578 14th July 1915 - 14th December 1915
1916
service British Army Private 10901 Lincolnshire Regiment 9th (Reserve) Battalion then 2nd Battalion Source:8649578 2nd August 1916 - 31st August 1916
1916
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8649578 3rd August 1916 - 4th October 1916
1916
service British Army Private 36913 Princess Charlotte of Wales’s (Royal Berkshire Regiment) 6th (Service) Battalion Source:8649578 1st September 1916 - 29th June 1917
1916
hospitalisation "Gun shot wound left hand due to AS* overseas" [*active service] Hospital/Institution Source:8649578 29th September 1916
1917
service British Army Private 281982 Labour Corps 629th Company Source:8649578 30th June 1917 - 4th December 1917
1917
location 82 Newmarket Street, Grimsby, Lincolnshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8649578 4th December 1917
1917
dates Age 23 Source:8649578 4th December 1917
1917
discharge Source:8649578 4th December 1917
1918
dates Age 24 Source:8649578 March 1918
1918
marriage Elsie May Humberston nee Stanham Source:8649581 1918
1918
children George W Humberston Source:8649694 December 1918
1919
children Roland Humberston Source:8649694 December 1919
1921
children Peggy Humberston Source:8649694 June 1921
1923
children Bernard Humberston Source:8649694 September 1923
1925
children Sidney Humberston Source:8649694 June 1925
1928
children Joyce Humberston Source:8649694 March 1928
1956
dates Age 61 Source:8649584 13th February 1956
1956
death Not War Related George William Humberston died some 38 years after the ending of the Great War. He was 61. Grimsby, Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:8649584 13th February 1956
burial Scartho Road Cemetery Non-War Cemetery Grimsby, Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:8649584

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names George William
Initials GW
Last Name Humberston
Source 8649575
Last Name Humberstone
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
113 Newmarket Street, Grimsby, Lincolnshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
82 Newmarket Street, Grimsby, Lincolnshire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
82 Newmarket Street, Grimsby, Lincolnshire United Kingdom parents address known 4th December 1917
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 10901 Lincolnshire Regiment 6th and then 7th (Service) Battalions Private
British Army 10901 Lincolnshire Regiment 7th (Service) Battalion then 9th (Reserve) Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 10901 Lincolnshire Regiment 9th (Reserve) Battalion then 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 36913 Princess Charlotte of Wales’s (Royal Berkshire Regiment) 6th (Service) Battalion Private
British Army 281982 Labour Corps 629th Company Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
1914/15 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
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
George W Humberston son December 1918
Roland Humberston son December 1919
Peggy Humberston daughter June 1921
Bernard Humberston son September 1923
Sidney Humberston son June 1925
Joyce Humberston daughter March 1928
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie Elizabeth Known As Lizzie Humberston nee Needham mother
Harry Humberston father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eva Humberston sister 1886
Florrie Humberston sister 1887
Nellie Humberston sister 1890
Harry Humberston brother 1893
Lizzie Humberston sister 1896
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elsie May Humberston nee Stanham wife 1918
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Blue Brown
DateHeightSource
1914-09-05 5'9"

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1901 Census of Grimsby Lincolnshire Keith22624
1911 Census of Grimsby Lincolnshire Keith22624
England & Wales Marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Keith22624
Lincolnshire Monumental Inscriptions Transcription - Death and Burial Keith22624
Silver War Badge Roll Transcription Keith22624
Births of Elsie May and George William Humberston's Children Keith22624

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A Labour Corps Cap Badge Keith22624
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Detail from Grave of George William and His Wife Keith22624
Grave of George William and Elsie May Humberston Keith22624

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