We remember John Leslie Aka Jack Tonkin

We remember John Leslie Aka Jack Tonkin

Timeline

Timeline

1894
sibling Leonard George Tonkin Source:9162985 1894
1898
birth Truro, Cornwall United Kingdom Source:9163000 Source:9126751 October 1898
1911
location 5 James's Place Truro United Kingdom parents address Source:9162985 1911
1915
enlistment Source:9126751 11th May 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9126751 1915 - 1917
1917
service British Army Lance Corporal 21598 Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry 10th (Service) Battalion Source:9126751 November 1917
service British Army Private 21598 Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry Source:4472201
service British Army Lance Corporal 21598 Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry Source:7075885
1917
death Killed in Action Killed in action at Cambrai. Cambrai France Source:7075885 Source:9126751 Source:9162974 1st December 1917
burial Cambrai Memorial, Louverval CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Nord France Source:7075885

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John Leslie Aka Jack
Initials JLAJ
Last Name Tonkin
Source 9163003
First Names Jack
Initials J
Last Name Tonkin
Source 9126751
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
5 James's Place Truro United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 21598 Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry Private
British Army 21598 Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry Lance Corporal
British Army 21598 Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry 10th (Service) Battalion Lance Corporal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margaret Annie Keost mother
William Tonkin father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Leonard George Tonkin brother 1894

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
British Army, De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour 1914-1918 Transcription Anne23518
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Anne23518
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Anne23518
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Anne23518

External Evidence

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Baptism Anne23518
Brother Leonard George's CWGC Commemoration with Jack's inscription Anne23518

Multimedia

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De Ruvigny's roll of honour 1914-1918, p 214 Simon1303

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