We remember Christopher William Rumsey

We remember Christopher William Rumsey

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Timeline

Timeline

1890
sibling Edward William Rumsey Source:3854668 6th October 1890
1892
sibling Harold Rumsey Source:3854668 20th March 1892
1894
sibling Albert Charles Rumsey Source:3854668 10th October 1894
1896
birth United Kingdom Source:3854668 Source:7196563 15th November 1896
1908
education English Language and Literature, History, Geography, French, German, Arithmetic, Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, General Elementary Science {Physics & Chemistry} Chemistry, Art Wilson's Grammar School Camberwell United Kingdom Source:3854668 September 1908 - December 1912
1916
enlistment London United Kingdom Source:7726210 21st January 1916
employment Bank worker The London City and Midland Bank Limited London United Kingdom Source:3854668
service British Army Private 5276 London Regiment Source:3854668
service British Army Private 232266 London Regiment Source:3854668
service British Army Private 232266 London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers) Source:7196563
location 12 Waleran Buildings, Old Kent Road, London SE United Kingdom parents address Source:3854668
1917
death Died of wounds Christopher was in hospital when he died of gun shot wounds to left leg, left wrist and head. Secondary cause was sapraemia. Winwick Hospital, Lancaster United Kingdom Source:7196563 Source:3854668 7th August 1917
burial Nunhead (all Saints) Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial London United Kingdom Source:7196563

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Christopher William
Initials CW
Last Name Rumsey
Source 7196563
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
12 Waleran Buildings, Old Kent Road, London SE United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 5276 London Regiment Private
British Army 232266 London Regiment Private
British Army 232266 London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers) Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Rumsey mother
William Christopher Rumsey father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Harold Rumsey brother 20th March 1892
Albert Charles Rumsey brother 10th October 1894
Edward William Rumsey brother 6th October 1890

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Midland Bank Roll of Honour 1914-1920 Transcription Midland33724

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We remember Christopher William Rumsey