We remember James Stuart Swift

We remember James Stuart Swift

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Timeline

Timeline

1883
sibling Muriel Morton Swift Later Wadsworth Source:8591446 1883
1885
birth Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8584329 Source:8591446 1885
1891
dates Age 5 Source:8591435 5th April 1891
1901
dates Age 15 Source:8591432 31st March 1901
1901
education Boarding School of the Society of Friends Ackworth School Ackworth nr Pontefract, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8591432 31st March 1901
1911
dates Age 25 Source:8591436 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Bank Clerk Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8591436 2nd April 1911
1914
employment Bank Cashier Source:8591446 11th September 1914
1914
enlistment Sheffield, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8591446 11th September 1914
1914
service British Army Private 12/1064 York and Lancaster Regiment 12th Battalion Source:8591446 11th September 1914 - 25th March 1915
1915
service British Army Lance Corporal 12/1064 York and Lancaster Regiment 12th Battalion Source:8591446 25th March 1915 - 14th December 1915
1915
service British Army Private 12/1064 York and Lancaster Regiment 12th Battalion Source:8591446 14th December 1915 - 1st July 1916
1916
children James Stuart Moreton Swift Source:8591446 27th March 1916
1916
missing Missing Assumed Dead Source:8591463 1st July 1916
1919
events War Gratuity Pensions and Gratuities Source:8591448 10th November 1919
marriage Alice Maud Watkinson later Bradbury Source:8591446
1916
death France Source:8584329 1st July 1916
burial Luke Copse British Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Puisieux, Pas de Calais France 18. Source:8584329

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names James Stuart
Initials JS
Last Name Swift
Source 8591446
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
13 Victoria Crescent, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1891-04-05
2 Beech Grove, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1911-04-02
Ackworth nr Pontefract, Yorkshire United Kingdom school/college address known 1901-03-31
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 12/1064 York and Lancaster Regiment 12th Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 12/1064 York and Lancaster Regiment 12th Battalion Private
British Army 12/1064 York and Lancaster Regiment 12th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Stuart Moreton Swift son 1916-03-27
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah mother
James Swift father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Muriel Morton Swift later Wadsworth sister 1883
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Maud Watkinson later Bradbury wife -
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fair Blue Light Brown
DateHeightSource
1914-09-11 5'7"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-09-11 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Linda571
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Linda571
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Linda571
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Linda571
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Linda571

External Evidence

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St George's Barnsley Remembers Linda571
Army Register of Soldiers' Effects on Ancestry Linda571
Medal Roll on Ancestry Linda571
Midland Bank War Memorial London Linda571
Vicars of St James Woodhouse Linda571

Multimedia

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Barnsley Holgate Grammar School Old Boys WW1 Linda571
Monumental Inscription from St George's Barnsley Linda571
2 Beech Grove from Zoopla Linda571
13 Victoria Crescent from Google Maps Linda571
Midland Bank war memorial Linda571
St James Woodhouse Sheffield Linda571
James Stuart Swift Linda571

Stories

We remember James Stuart Swift