We remember James Gordon Bennett

We remember James Gordon Bennett

Timeline

Timeline

1885
birth Chesterfield, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:8483298 Source:9152172 1885
1907
marriage Emily Source:9152172 1907
1908
children May Bennett Source:9152172 1908
1911
employment Postman General Post Office Sheffield, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:9152172 April 1911
1911
location 54 Nount Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address Source:9152172 April 1911
1911
children Dorothy Bennett Source:9152172 1911
1916
service British Army Rifleman 5113 London Regiment 2nd/8th (City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles) Source:8483298 1916 - 31st December 1916
1917
service British Army Rifleman 372469 London Regiment 2nd/8th (City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles) Source:8483298 1st January 1917 - 20th September 1917
employment Postal Staff General Post Office Chesterfield, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:9115996
1917
death Ieper, West-Vlaanderen Belgium Source:8483298 20th September 1917
burial Ypres (menin Gate) Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Panel 54 Source:8483298

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names James Gordon
Initials JG
Last Name Bennett
Source 8483298
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
54 Nount Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address known April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 372469 London Regiment 2nd/8th (City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles) Rifleman
British Army 5113 London Regiment 2nd/8th (City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles) Rifleman
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
May Bennett daughter 1908
Dorothy Bennett daughter 1911
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Joseph Hall Bennett father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emily wife 1907

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Valerie34433
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Valerie34433
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Valerie34433

External Evidence

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Chesterfield Post Office War Memorial Valerie34433

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