We remember Archibald Joseph Swalwell

We remember Archibald Joseph Swalwell

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1885
birth Stokesley, York United Kingdom Source:6998680 17th April 1885
1888
sibling Christina Swalwell Source:6998680 1888
1890
sibling Annie Swalwell Source:6998680 24th August 1890
1892
sibling Kathleen Swalwell Source:6998680 1892
1893
sibling Marian Swalwell Source:6998680 1893
1896
sibling Agnes Swalwell Source:6998680 1896
1902
sibling Lucy Swalwell Source:6998680 1902
1908
children William Cyril Swalwell Source:6998680 1908
1908
marriage Nina Jane Forrester Source:6998680 20th June 1908
1909
children Ernest Swalwell Source:6998680 26th December 1909
1911
location 18 William Street Chopwell Co Durham United Kingdom their own address Source:7616757 2nd April 1911
1913
children Arnold Swalwell Source:6998680 19th March 1913
1914
dates Age 29 Source:6998680 2nd September 1914
1914
enlistment Chopwell Co Durham United Kingdom Source:7613958 7th September 1914
1915
service British Army Private 9/2645 Durham Light Infantry 1st./9th. Battalion Source:8613990 20th April 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:7616757 20th April 1915 - 6th October 1918
1916
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:7613958 July 1916
1916
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:8613988 27th October 1916
1917
service British Army Lance Corporal 323510 Durham Light Infantry 1st./9th Battalion Source:8613994 15th October 1917
1917
service British Army Corporal 323510 Durham Light Infantry 1st./9th Battalion Source:8613994 12th December 1917 - 25th January 1919
1918
hospitalisation Injury to right ankle whilst battalion was on the move. Stepped into a hole in the road and next man fell onto him. This happened in the area of Authie-St-Leger. Hospital/Institution Source:7613958 16th August 1918 - 6th October 1918
1919
discharge Source:7613958 25th January 1919
1920
service British Army Corporal 325310 Durham Light Infantry 1st/9th.Battalion Source:8613990 1st September 1920
employment Miner Chopwell Colliery Chopwell, Co Durham United Kingdom Source:6998680
1928
death Killed in a mining accident in a deep anthracite mine whilst setting blast charge. Jermyn Mine, Scranton, Pennsylvania United States Source:6998680 8th April 1928
burial Shadeyside Now Jermyn Cemetery Non-War Cemetery Jermyn, Pennsylvania United States Source:6998680

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Archibald Joseph
Initials AJ
Last Name Swalwell
Source 8613990
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
18 William Street Chopwell Co Durham United Kingdom their own address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 9/2645 Durham Light Infantry 1st./9th. Battalion Private
British Army 323510 Durham Light Infantry 1st./9th Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 325310 Durham Light Infantry 1st/9th.Battalion Corporal
British Army 323510 Durham Light Infantry 1st./9th Battalion Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Cyril Swalwell son 1908
Ernest Swalwell son 26th December 1909
Arnold Swalwell son 19th March 1913
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Agnes Swalwell nee Fairley mother
William Swalwell father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Christina Swalwell sister 1888
Annie Swalwell sister 24th August 1890
Kathleen Swalwell sister 1892
Marian Swalwell sister 1893
Agnes Swalwell sister 1896
Lucy Swalwell sister 1902
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Nina Jane Forrester wife 20th June 1908
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Blue eyes Brown hair
DateHeightSource
1914 5'8"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card

External Evidence

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WW1, British Army Medal Roll Index Cards, 1914 - 1920 Keith7416
London Gazette Keith7416
UK, WW1 Service Medal and Award Rolls, 1914 - 1920 Keith7416
UK, WW1 Service Medal and Award Rolls, 1914 - 1920 Keith7416

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Death certificate Of Archibald J Swalwell Marilyn47920
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Derwent St, Chopwell c1914 Keith34556
Grave of Archibald Joseph Swalwell Marilyn47920
Military Medal of Archibald Joseph Swalwell Marilyn47920
Article in Newcastle Daily Journal Marilyn47920
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