We remember John Bernard Evelyn Tombs

We remember John Bernard Evelyn Tombs

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Timeline

Timeline

1889
sibling William Donald Robinson Tombs Source:9116234 1889
1894
birth Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire United Kingdom Source:9115711 Source:9116233 2nd January 1894
1907
education Secondary Education William Ellis Endowed School Gospel Oak, London United Kingdom Source:9115711 1907
1911
dates Age 17 Source:9116234 2nd April 1911
1911
location 30 South Hill Park, Hampstead, London United Kingdom parents address Source:9116234 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Insurance Clerk Probably Sun Life Assurance Society Threadneedle Street, London United Kingdom Source:9116234 2nd April 1911
1914
location 60 Harrow View, Harrow, London United Kingdom parents address Source:9115719 14th September 1914
1914
enlistment Pound Lane, Willesden Green, London United Kingdom Source:9115719 15th September 1914
1914
employment Insurance Clerk Sun Life Assurance Society Threadneedle Street, London United Kingdom Source:9115711 15th September 1914
1914
dates Age 20 Source:9115719 15th September 1914
1914
service British Army Private 2367 The Duke of Cambridge’s Own (Middlesex Regiment) 2/9th Battalion Source:9115719 15th September 1914 - 30th April 1915
1915
service British Army Lance Corporal 2367 The Duke of Cambridge’s Own (Middlesex Regiment) 2/9th Battalion attached to 2/10th Battalion Source:9115719 1st May 1915
1915
theatres Balkans :2 Source:4465726 18th July 1915 - 23rd September 1915
1915
service British Army Corporal 2367 The Duke of Cambridge’s Own (Middlesex Regiment) 2/9th Battalion attached to 2/10th Battalion Source:9115719 22nd September 1915
1915
hospitalisation Purpura and Haemorrhagia Hospital/Institution Source:9115719 23rd September 1915
1915
death War Related Sickness John Bernard Evelyn Tombs died of Purpura [bleeding underneath the skin] and Haemorrhagia [serious bleeding inside a person's body]. He was 21. 15th General Hospital, Alexandria Egypt Source:7029927 Source:9115719 Source:9115711 23rd September 1915
1915
dates Age 21 Source:9115711 23rd September 1915
burial Alexandria (chatby) Military And War Memorial Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial the Chatby district of Alexandria Egypt Cemetery/memorial reference: D. 170. Source:9115715

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John Bernard Evelyn
Initials JBE
Last Name Tombs
Source 7029927
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
30 South Hill Park, Hampstead, London United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
60 Harrow View, Harrow, London United Kingdom parents address known 14th September 1914
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 2367 The Duke of Cambridge’s Own (Middlesex Regiment) 2/9th Battalion Private
British Army 2367 The Duke of Cambridge’s Own (Middlesex Regiment) 2/9th Battalion attached to 2/10th Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 2367 The Duke of Cambridge’s Own (Middlesex Regiment) 2/9th Battalion attached to 2/10th Battalion Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Thomas Charles Tombs father
Mary Maria Frances Tombs nee Airey mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Donald Robinson Tombs brother 1889
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914-09-15 6'4"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

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CWGC Entry for 2367 John Bernard Evelyn Tombs - Middlesex Regiment Keith22624
Birth Recorded Aylesbury Registration District, Buckinghamshire Keith22624

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J B E Tombs from De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour Keith22624
J B E Tombs' entry in 'De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour Keith22624

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