We remember Sydney Thomas Humberstone

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1881
sibling Rose Annie Humberstone Source:8666949 1881
1885
sibling George Henry Humberstone Source:8666949 1885
1887
sibling Lilian Blanche Humberstone Source:8666949 1887
1888
birth Shadwell, Tower Hamlets, London United Kingdom Source:8666949 1888
1890
sibling May Ethel Humberstone Source:8666949 1890
1891
location 121 High Street, Shadwell, Tower Hamlets, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8666949 5th April 1891
1891
dates Age 3 Source:8666949 5th April 1891
1894
sibling Arthur Frederick Humberstone Source:8666949 1894
1896
sibling Harold Bertram Humberstone Source:8666949 1896
1906
dates Age 18 Source:8666974 15th March 1906
1906
employment Labourer Not known Shadwell, Tower Hamlets, London United Kingdom Source:8666974 15th March 1906
1915
location Strathclair, Manitoba Canada other group residence address Source:8666953 11th December 1915
1916
location Beach House, Canvey Island, Essex United Kingdom parents address Source:8666953 7th February 1916
1916
enlistment Southend-on-Sea, Essex United Kingdom Source:8666953 8th February 1916
1916
employment Harness Maker Mr Fortune - a farm owner Strathclair, Manitoba Canada Source:8666953 8th February 1916
1916
service British Army Private 19736 Queen’s (Royal West Surrey Regiment) Depot Company and then 13th (Labour) Battalion Source:8666953 8th February 1916 - 27th April 1917
1916
dates Age 28 Source:8666953 8th February 1916
1916
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8666953 15th August 1916 - 24th February 1919
1917
service British Army Private 55698 Labour Corps 93rd Company Source:8666953 28th April 1917 - 31st May 1917
1917
service British Army Sapper 308730 Royal Engineers Dof W Source:8666953 1st June 1917 - 1st June 1917
1917
appointments Crane Driver (Steam) - at a dockyard Source:8666953 2nd June 1917 - 26th March 1919
1917
service British Army Sapper WR/507665 Royal Engineers Docks Directorate Source:8666953 2nd June 1917 - 26th March 1919
1917
marriage May Humberstone nee Bennett Source:8666953 26th September 1917
1917
dates Age 29 Source:8666953 26th September 1917
1918
children Peggy Mary Humberstone Source:8666953 10th July 1918
1919
discharge Source:8666953 26th March 1919
1919
dates Age 31 Source:8666953 26th March 1919
1919
location Rosema, Winter Gardens, Canvey Island, Essex United Kingdom parents address Source:8666953 26th March 1919
1920
location Hazel Dell, Saskatchewan Canada their own address Source:8666953 31st March 1920
1950
location Boyle, Alberta Canada their own address Source:8666936 21st November 1950
1950
death Not War Related Sydney Thomas Humberstone died some 32 years after the ending of the Great War. He was 62. Colonel Mewburn Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta Canada Source:8666936 22nd November 1950
1950
dates Age 62 Source:8666936 22nd November 1950
burial The Boyle Cemetery Non-War Cemetery Boyle, Alberta Canada Source:8666936

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Sydney Thomas
Initials ST
Last Name Humberstone
Source 8666953
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
121 High Street, Shadwell, Tower Hamlets, London United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Beach House, Canvey Island, Essex United Kingdom parents address known 7th February 1916
Boyle, Alberta Canada their own address known 21st November 1950
Hazel Dell, Saskatchewan Canada their own address known 31st March 1920
Rosema, Winter Gardens, Canvey Island, Essex United Kingdom parents address known 26th March 1919
Strathclair, Manitoba Canada other group residence address known 11th December 1915
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 19736 Queen’s (Royal West Surrey Regiment) Depot Company and then 13th (Labour) Battalion Private
British Army 55698 Labour Corps 93rd Company Private
British Army 308730 Royal Engineers Dof W Sapper
British Army WR/507665 Royal Engineers Docks Directorate Sapper
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Peggy Mary Humberstone daughter 10th July 1918
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jane Charlotte Humberstone nee Beach mother
Henry Humberstone father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Rose Annie Humberstone sister 1881
George Henry Humberstone brother 1885
Lilian Blanche Humberstone sister 1887
May Ethel Humberstone sister 1890
Arthur Frederick Humberstone brother 1894
Harold Bertram Humberstone brother 1896
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
May Humberstone nee Bennett wife 26th September 1917
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1916-02-08 5'4"

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A Picture of Sydney Thomas Humberstone on the Canvey Island.Org Website Keith22624
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Sydney Thomas Humberstone's Grave Boyle Cemetery Alberta Canada Keith22624
Passenger List Liverpool to St Johns Newfoundland SS Parisian 15 March 1906 Keith22624

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