We remember James Pitts

We remember James Pitts

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Timeline

Timeline

1872
sibling William Pitts Source:9421580 1872
1873
sibling Elizabeth Pitts Source:9421580 1873
1877
birth Blackburn, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:9421580 1877
1878
dates Age 1 Source:9407614 26th February 1878
1880
sibling Joseph Pitts Source:9421580 1880
1882
sibling Hugh Pitts Source:9421580 1882
1884
sibling Patrick Pitts Source:9421580 1884
1886
sibling George Pitts Source:9421580 1886
1887
sibling Mary Pitts Source:9421580 1887
1891
sibling Margaret Mary Pitts Source:9421580 1891
1893
sibling Matthew Pitts Source:9421580 1893
1894
sibling Catherine Pitts Source:9421580 1894
1897
sibling Jane Pitts Source:9421580 1897
1900
dates Age 22 Source:3532093 6th February 1900
1904
marriage Margaret Mary McDonough Source:9421580 1904
1905
children James Patrick Pitts Source:9421580 1905
1906
children William Pitts Source:9421580 1906
1908
children Francis Pitts Source:9407614 1908
1911
dates Age 33 Source:9406952 26th February 1911
1914
enlistment Blackburn Lancashire United Kingdom Source:9407623 14th November 1914
1914
dates Age 37 Source:9407623 14th November 1914
1925
marriage Emma Slater Source:9407614 1925 - 1940
1942
marriage Jane O'Malley Source:9407614 1942 - 1952
1955
dates Age 77 Source:3532093 18th February 1955
service British Army Private 3429 Manchester Regiment Source:3532093
1955
death Not War Related Blackburn Lancashire United Kingdom Source:9421580 Source:9428033 22nd February 1955
1955
dates Age 77 Source:9421580 22nd February 1955
service British Army Corporal 3429 Manchester Regiment Source:3532093

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names James
Initials J
Last Name Pitts
Source 9407614
Last Name Pitts
Source 9407607
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 3429 Manchester Regiment Corporal
British Army 3429 Manchester Regiment Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
VC DMC British Award/Decoration
VC MSM British Award/Decoration
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Francis Pitts son 1908
James Patrick Pitts son 1905
William Pitts son 1906
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary McHugh mother
Patrick Pitts father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Pitts sister 1873
William Pitts brother 1872
Joseph Pitts brother 1880
Hugh Pitts brother 1882
Patrick Pitts brother 1884
George Pitts brother 1886
Mary Pitts sister 1887
Margaret Mary Pitts brother 1891
Matthew Pitts brother 1893
Catherine Pitts sister 1894
Jane Pitts sister 1897
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emma Slater wife 1925
Jane O'Malley wife 1942
Margaret Mary McDonough wife 1904
Religion
DateReligionSource
Roman Catholic

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1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Catherine47363
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Catherine47363
Victoria Cross Recipients 1854-2006 Transcription Catherine47363
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Catherine47363
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Catherine47363
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Catherine47363
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Catherine47363
Medal Index Cards Transcription Deborah102878
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Catherine47363
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Catherine47363

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Victoria Cross Catherine47363
Blackburn Weekly Telegraph 14 November 1914 Catherine47363
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Manchester Regiment award card Catherine47363
Medal card Catherine47363
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Meritorious Service Medal Deborah102878
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