We remember John Metcalf

We remember John Metcalf

Timeline

Timeline

1881
birth Sunderland, County Durham United Kingdom Source:9582563 December 1881
1901
service British Army Private 7018 Prince of Wales's Own (West Yorkshire Regiment) 3rd Volunteer Battalion Source:9582563 7th February 1901 - 26th June 1902
1904
enlistment Leeds United Kingdom Source:9582563 30th November 1904
1905
hospitalisation artificial dentures Hospital/Institution Source:9582563 18th July 1905 - 5th October 1905
1905
service British Army Rifleman 6184 King's Royal Rifle Corps 4th Battalion Source:9582563 28th October 1905 - 6th December 1905
1905
service British Army Rifleman 6184 King's Royal Rifle Corps 1st Battalion Source:9582563 7th December 1905 - 13th October 1911
1906
hospitalisation Sprain Right ankle Hospital/Institution Source:9582563 14th January 1906 - 22nd January 1906
1907
hospitalisation Boil Hospital/Institution Source:9582563 18th June 1907 - 26th June 1907
1907
hospitalisation Follicular Tonsillitis Hospital/Institution Source:9582563 22nd November 1907 - 28th November 1907
1911
marriage Diana English Source:9582563 15th April 1911
1911
service British Army Rifleman 6184 King's Royal Rifle Corps Depot Source:9582563 14th October 1911 - 12th February 1913
1913
service British Army Rifleman 6184 Army Reserve B Source:9582563 13th February 1913 - 8th March 1913
1913
service British Army Rifleman 6184 Army Reserve A Source:9582563 9th March 1913 - 12th February 1914
1914
service British Army Rifleman 6184 Army Reserve B Source:9582563 13th February 1914 - 7th August 1914
1914
service British Army Rifleman 6184 King's Royal Rifle Corps 5th Battalion Source:9582563 8th August 1914 - 30th August 1914
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9582563 31st August 1914 - 8th November 1914
1914
service British Army Rifleman 6184 King's Royal Rifle Corps 1st Battalion Source:9582563 31st August 1914 - 10th February 1915
1914
hospitalisation Gun Shot Wound, GSW Hospital/Institution Source:9582563 1st November 1914 - 8th November 1914
1915
service British Army Rifleman 6184 Rifles Depot Source:9582563 11th February 1915 - 23rd February 1915
1915
service British Army Rifleman 6184 King's Royal Rifle Corps 5th Battalion Source:9582563 24th February 1915 - 26th July 1915
1915
employment Vickers Don Works Munitions Government Munitions Sheffield United Kingdom Source:9582563 27th July 1915 - 31st January 1916
1916
service British Army Rifleman 6184 Rifles Depot Source:9582563 1st February 1916 - 9th March 1917
1917
discharge Source:9582563 9th March 1917
1921
location 20 Holywell Road, Grimethorpe, Sheffield United Kingdom their own address Source:9582563 10th January 1921
service British Army Private 6184 King's Royal Rifle Corps Source:3017363
sibling James Metcalf Source:9582563

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John
Initials J
Last Name Metcalf
Source 3017363
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
20 Holywell Road, Grimethorpe, Sheffield United Kingdom their own address known 10th January 1921
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 6184 King's Royal Rifle Corps Private
British Army 7018 Prince of Wales's Own (West Yorkshire Regiment) 3rd Volunteer Battalion Private
British Army 6184 King's Royal Rifle Corps 4th Battalion Rifleman
British Army 6184 King's Royal Rifle Corps 1st Battalion Rifleman
British Army 6184 King's Royal Rifle Corps Depot Rifleman
British Army 6184 Army Reserve B Rifleman
British Army 6184 Army Reserve A Rifleman
British Army 6184 Army Reserve B Rifleman
British Army 6184 King's Royal Rifle Corps 1st Battalion Rifleman
British Army 6184 Rifles Depot Rifleman
British Army 6184 King's Royal Rifle Corps 5th Battalion Rifleman
British Army 6184 Rifles Depot Rifleman
British Army 6184 King's Royal Rifle Corps 5th Battalion Rifleman
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 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
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Metcalf father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Metcalf brother
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Diana English wife 15th April 1911
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Blue Brown
DateHeightSource
1904-11-30 5'6"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1904-11-30 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith133517
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Keith133517
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Keith133517

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