We remember Herbert Humberstone

We remember Herbert Humberstone

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Timeline

Timeline

1875
sibling Arthur Humberstone Source:8639725 1875
1882
birth Weelsby, Grimsby, Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:8639725 1882
1901
employment Brickyard Labourer A local brickyard Cleethorpes. Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:8639725 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 18 Source:8639725 31st March 1901
1901
location 56 Blundell Street, Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8639725 31st March 1901
1906
marriage Annie Elizabeth Humberstone nee Brammer Source:8667712 26th March 1906
1908
children Ethel Humberstone Source:8667712 9th June 1908
1911
employment Brickyard Labourer A local brickyard Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:8639726 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 28 Source:8639726 2nd April 1911
1911
location 66 Bursar Street, Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire United Kingdom their own address Source:8639726 2nd April 1911
1914
location 68 Bursar Street, Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire United Kingdom their own address Source:8667712 16th September 1914
1914
employment Ice Labourer Probably a local fish landing dock Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:8667712 17th September 1914
1914
enlistment Grimsby, Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:8667712 17th September 1914
1914
service British Army Private 10/257 Lincolnshire Regiment 10th (Service) Battalion (Grimsby) 'The Grimsby Chums' Source:8667712 17th September 1914 - 5th November 1915
1914
dates Age 32 Source:8667712 17th September 1914
1915
service British Army Lance Corporal 10/257 Lincolnshire Regiment 10th (Service) Battalion (Grimsby) 'The Grimsby Chums' Source:8667712 6th November 1915 - 1st July 1916
1916
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8667712 9th January 1916 - 1st July 1916
1916
dates Age 34 Source:8667712 1st July 1916
1916
death Killed in Action Herbert Humberstone is remembered on a memorial to those recorded as Missing Presumed Dead in the Somme region. He died on the notorious first day of the Battle of the Somme. He was 34. Somme region of Western Front France Source:7420262 Source:8639732 1st July 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Pier and Face 1 C Source:8639732

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Herbert
Initials H
Last Name Humberstone
Source 2557527
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
56 Blundell Street, Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
66 Bursar Street, Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire United Kingdom their own address known 2nd April 1911
68 Bursar Street, Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire United Kingdom their own address known 16th September 1914
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 10/257 Lincolnshire Regiment 10th (Service) Battalion (Grimsby) 'The Grimsby Chums' Private
British Army 10/257 Lincolnshire Regiment 10th (Service) Battalion (Grimsby) 'The Grimsby Chums' Lance Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ethel Humberstone daughter 9th June 1908
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Humberstone nee Keal mother
William Humberstone father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Arthur Humberstone brother 1875
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie Elizabeth Humberstone nee Brammer wife 26th March 1906
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Brown
DateHeightSource
1914-09-17 5'8"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-09-28 Methodist

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Fife3190
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Fife3190

External Evidence

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Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 Keith22624

Multimedia

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Cap Badge of the Lincolnshire Regiment Keith22624

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