We remember Sambourne James Simmons

We remember Sambourne James Simmons

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1886
sibling Mark Simmons Source:9071765 1886
1888
birth Bristol, Gloucestershire United Kingdom Source:9071775 Source:9071765 5th May 1888
1888
sibling Arthur Henry Simmons Source:9071765 1888
1889
sibling Sarah Simmons Source:9071765 1889
1890
sibling Emma Lydia Kelson Simmons Source:9071765 1890
1891
location 54 Grosvenor Road, Bristol, Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address Source:9071765 5th April 1891
1891
dates Age 3 Source:9071765 5th April 1891
1892
sibling Mary Lilian Gertrude Simmons Source:9071765 1892
1893
dates Age 5 Source:9071768 December 1893
1901
location Home of his maternal grandfather Samborne Weeks - 22 Brook Road, Bristol, Gloucestershire United Kingdom other group residence address Source:9071769 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 12 Source:9071769 31st March 1901
1911
location 51 Grosvenor Road, Bristol, Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address Source:9071770 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Assisting his father who was a Butcher His father - John Howard Simmons Bristol, Gloucestershire United Kingdom Source:9071770 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 22 Source:9071770 2nd April 1911
1914
marriage Winifred simmons Source:7960963 5th October 1914
1914
dates Age 26 Source:9071772 December 1914
1914
marriage Winifred Simmons nee Saunders Source:9071772 1914
1915
location 133 Ashley Road, Bristol, Gloucestershire United Kingdom their own address Source:9071761 11th December 1915
1915
employment Butcher His father - John Howard Simmons Bristol, Gloucestershire United Kingdom Source:9071761 12th December 1915
1915
enlistment Narrow Wine Street, Bristol, Gloucestershire United Kingdom Source:9071761 12th December 1915
1915
dates Age 27 Source:9071761 12th December 1915
1917
dates Age 28 Source:9071761 31st January 1917
1917
service British Army Private 33014 Gloucestershire Regiment 3rd (Reserve) Battalion Source:9071761 31st January 1917 - 16th June 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9071761 30th May 1917 - 17th March 1919
1917
service British Army Private 33014 Gloucestershire Regiment 1st Battalion Source:9071761 17th June 1917 - 14th December 1919
1918
dates Age 29 Source:9071761 18th April 1918
1918
internment pow Parchim, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Germany Source:9071761 18th April 1918 - 14th January 1919
1918
missing Sambourne received a bullet wound in the left arm and chest on the Western Front in France, and was also buried by shellfire. He was rescued and taken prisoner of war. Source:9071761 18th April 1918 - 14th January 1919
1918
hospitalisation "Bullet wound left arm and chest" Hospital/Institution Source:9071761 18th April 1918
1918
hospitalisation Sambourne stated: "Damaged left knee caused by being buried by enemy shelling on 18 April 1918" Hospital/Institution Source:9071761 18th April 1918
1919
dates Age 30 Source:9071761 14th January 1919
1919
hospitalisation "Left knee internal derangement" Hospital/Institution Source:9071761 7th September 1919
1919
location 133 Ashley Road, Bristol, Gloucestershire United Kingdom their own address Source:9071761 15th October 1919
1919
discharge Source:9071761 14th December 1919
1919
dates Age 31 Source:9071761 14th December 1919
1921
children Deborah K Simmons Source:9071772 1921
1939
location 209, wellington hill court, bristol United Kingdom Source:7960963 1939
1977
location 12a, brecon road, westbury on trym, bristol. United Kingdom Source:7960963 1977
1977
death Not War Related Sambourne James Simmons died nearly 60 years after the ending of the Great War. He was 88. Bristol Registration District, Gloucestershire United Kingdom Source:7960963 Source:9071775 21st January 1977
1977
dates Age 88 Source:9071775 March 1977

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Sambourne James
Initials SJ
Last Name Simmons
Source 9071761
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
12a, brecon road, westbury on trym, bristol. United Kingdom known 1977
133 Ashley Road, Bristol, Gloucestershire United Kingdom their own address known 11th December 1915
133 Ashley Road, Bristol, Gloucestershire United Kingdom their own address known 15th October 1919
209, wellington hill court, bristol United Kingdom known 1939
51 Grosvenor Road, Bristol, Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
54 Grosvenor Road, Bristol, Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Home of his maternal grandfather Samborne Weeks - 22 Brook Road, Bristol, Gloucestershire United Kingdom other group residence address known 31st March 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 33014 Gloucestershire Regiment 3rd (Reserve) Battalion Private
British Army 33014 Gloucestershire Regiment 1st Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Deborah K Simmons daughter 1921
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Howard Simmons father
Lydia Kelson Aka Lillie Simmons nee Weeks mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mark Simmons brother 1886
Arthur Henry Simmons brother 1888
Sarah Simmons sister 1889
Emma Lydia Kelson Simmons sister 1890
Mary Lilian Gertrude Simmons sister 1892
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Winifred Simmons nee Saunders wife 1914
Winifred simmons wife 5th October 1914
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1916-08-22 5'6"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-12-12 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Birth Recorded Barton Regis Registration District, Gloucestershire Keith22624
Death Recorded Barton Regis Registration District, Gloucestershire Keith22624
Marriage Recorded Chipping Sodbury Registration District, Gloucestershire Keith22624
Death Recorded Bristol Registration District, Gloucestershire Keith22624

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