We remember Benjamin James Latham

We remember Benjamin James Latham

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Timeline

Timeline

1887
birth Tockington Thornbury Gloucestershire United Kingdom Source:8825247 Source:8825252 1887
1887
sibling Thomas H Latham Source:8825263 1887
1890
sibling George Latham Source:8825263 1890
1891
dates Age 4 Source:8825263 1891
1891
sibling Margaret Latham Source:8825263 1891
1891
location Olveston Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address Source:8825263 1891
1891
location The village, Olveston,Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address Source:8825263 1891
1901
dates Age 13 Source:8825290 1901
1901
employment Farm labourer Herbert Marklove Chipping Sodbury, Gloucestershire United Kingdom Source:8825290 1901
1901
location Cottage on road to Culls Farm,Chipping Sodbury,Gloucestershire United Kingdom away from home address Source:8825290 1901
1901
location Yate Gloucestershire United Kingdom away from home address Source:8825290 1901
1916
dates Age 32 Source:8825260 1916
1916
service Australian Imperial Force Lance Corporal 6768 5th Battalion Source:8825257 9th September 1916 - 18th December 1917
1916
enlistment Melbourne Australia Source:8825260 September 1916
service British Army Private 6682 Gloucestershire Regiment Source:2624647
1917
death Died of wounds Belgium Source:8825249 18th December 1917
burial Irish House Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West Vlaanderen "Heuvelland, West-Vlaanderen" Belgium C.2 Source:8825249

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Benjamin James
Initials BJ
Last Name Latham
Source 2624647
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Cottage on road to Culls Farm,Chipping Sodbury,Gloucestershire United Kingdom away from home address known 1901
Olveston Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address known 1891
The village, Olveston,Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Yate Gloucestershire United Kingdom away from home address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 6682 Gloucestershire Regiment Private
Australian Imperial Force 6768 5th Battalion Lance Corporal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Latham father
Rebecca mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Thomas H Latham brother 1887
George Latham brother 1890
Margaret Latham sister 1891
Religion
DateReligionSource
1916 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Susan38118
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Susan38118
First Australian Imperial Force Personnel Dossier Index 1914-1968 Transcription Susan38118
Australian Imperial Force Nominal Roll 1914-1918 Transcription Susan38118
Australian Imperial Force Embarkation Roll 1914-1918 Transcription Susan38118
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Susan38118
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Susan38118
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jan133543

External Evidence

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Henbury’s War Memorial: Unveiling and Dedication Service Frances137542
HENBURY PARISH MAGAZINE AND WAR DIARY 1914 -1918 Jan133543

Multimedia

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Benjamin James Latham (1887-1917) Susan38118
Henbury War Memorial Frances137542
James Latham - In Memoriam Jan133543
Henbury War Memorial - detail Jan133543
Olveston War Memorial Jan133543

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