We remember James Rigby

We remember James Rigby

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Timeline

Timeline

1891
birth Sheffield, Yorks United Kingdom Source:8548730 Source:9328959 21st July 1891
1912
marriage Sarah Redman Source:9329412 12th December 1912 - 9th August 1915
1913
children James Rigby Source:9328960 29th May 1913
1913
location 24 Mary Street, off Queens Road, Gorton, United Kingdom their own address Source:9328960 29th May 1913
1914
location 140 Thomas Street, West Gorton, Manchester United Kingdom their own address Source:9328960 28th August 1914
1914
service British Army Private 11691 Border Regiment 6th Battalion. Source:9328960 30th August 1914 - 9th August 1915
1914
employment Labourer Source:9328960 1914
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:9328960 1st July 1915 - 9th August 1915
1915
missing Recorded as missing "Suvla Bay" Source:9328960 9th August 1915
enlistment Manchester United Kingdom Source:9328959
1915
death Killed in Action Source:7336003 Source:9328959 9th August 1915
burial Helles Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Turkey Panel 120 to 126 or 222 and 223. Source:7336003

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names James
Initials J
Last Name Rigby
Source 3742155
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
140 Thomas Street, West Gorton, Manchester United Kingdom their own address known 28th August 1914
24 Mary Street, off Queens Road, Gorton, United Kingdom their own address known 29th May 1913
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 11691 Border Regiment 6th Battalion. Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 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
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Rigby son 29th May 1913
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah Redman wife 12th December 1912
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Sallow Brown Brown
DateHeightSource
1914-08-28 5'3"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Ian105013
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Ian105013
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Ian105013

External Evidence

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Births Sep 1891 Rigby James Sheffield 9c 619 Neil54113

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11691 Private James Rigby Neil54113
11691 Private James Rigby Neil54113
Border Regiment cap badge Ian105013
14/15 Star, BWM and Victory Medal Ian105013

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