We remember John ''jack'' Swain

We remember John ''jack'' Swain

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Timeline

Timeline

1891
sibling Betty Limm Source:6993231 23rd March 1891
1894
sibling Josias Limm Source:6969861 1894
1899
birth Uplyme, Devon United Kingdom Source:6993231 Source:6657975 30th April 1899
1903
sibling Frank Swain Source:6993231 1903
1908
sibling Ena Olive Maud Swain Source:6993231 1908
1917
enlistment Crystal Palace, Surrey United Kingdom Source:6969861 1st May 1917
1917
service British Army Private T/203041 Royal West Surrey Regiment Source:4329424 5th May 1917
1917
dates Age 18 Source:6969861 May 1917
1918
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6969861 4th June 1918 - 4th December 1918
1918
service British Army Corporal T/203041 Royal West Surrey Regiment 6th Battalion Source:7614324 2nd September 1918
1918
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:6969861 12th December 1918 - 3rd March 1920
1918
location Cologne Germany military residence address Source:6969861 December 1918
1919
appointments Sergeant Source:8784791 1919 - 1920
1919
events Cologne Garrison British Army of The Rhine Cologne Germany Source:6969861 1919 - 3rd March 1920
1919
service British Army Sergeant T/203041 Queen's Rgt, Royal West Surrey, Army of the Rhine - BAOR 11 Battalion Source:7614324 September 1919 - March 1920
1920
discharge Source:6969861 3rd March 1920
1920
location Thornley, Rolvenden, Kent United Kingdom their own address Source:6969861 March 1920
1930
marriage Lilian Kate Russell Source:6993243 5th October 1930
service British Army Private 240192 Royal West Surrey Regiment Source:6969861
service British Army Private 1569 Royal West Surrey Regiment Source:6969861
1981
death Not War Related Southampton United Kingdom Source:6993238 1981

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John ''jack''
Initials J'
Last Name Swain
Source 6657975
First Names Jack
Initials J
Last Name Swain
Source 6657975
Last Name Limm
Source 6993231
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Cologne Germany military residence address known December 1918
Thornley, Rolvenden, Kent United Kingdom their own address March 1920
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1569 Royal West Surrey Regiment Private
British Army 240192 Royal West Surrey Regiment Private
British Army T/203041 Royal West Surrey Regiment Private
British Army T/203041 Royal West Surrey Regiment 6th Battalion Corporal
British Army T/203041 Queen's Rgt, Royal West Surrey, Army of the Rhine - BAOR 11 Battalion Sergeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Territorial Force War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Swain, formerly Limm nee Beard mother
Josias Limm father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Josias Limm brother 1894
Betty Limm sister 23rd March 1891
Ena Olive Maud Swain sister 1908
Frank Swain brother 1903
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lilian Kate Russell wife 5th October 1930
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1917-05-01 5'8"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Rob23648

External Evidence

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England and Wales Death Index Rob23648
England, Select Marriages, 1538 -1973 Rob23648

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Sgt J Swain Rob23648
Sgt Jack Swain Rob23648
John Swain 1919 Rob23648
John Swain 1919 Rob23648
Elizabeth Swain ( formerly Limm) with Jack Rob23648
John Swain's marriage Rob23648

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