We remember John Wilson Wharton

We remember John Wilson Wharton

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1884
sibling Richard Cunningham Wharton Source:9614379 1884
1889
birth Kelleth, Orton, Westmorland United Kingdom Source:5484405 14th April 1889
1889
location Kelleth, Orton, Westmorland United Kingdom parents address Source:5484405 14th April 1889
1892
sibling Annie Isabel Wharton Source:9614379 1892
1895
sibling George Robinson Wharton Source:9614379 1895
1911
employment farmer's son John Wilson Wharton Keisley, Dufton, Westmorland United Kingdom Source:9614379 2nd April 1911
1911
location Keisley, Dufton, Westmorland United Kingdom parents address Source:9614379 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 21 Source:9614379 2nd April 1911
1916
employment Cowman Keisley, Appleby, Westmorland United Kingdom Source:5484502 28th February 1916
1916
location Keisley, Appleby, Westmorland United Kingdom parents address Source:5484502 28th February 1916
1916
enlistment Appleby, Westmorland United Kingdom Source:5484502 28th February 1916
1916
dates Age 26 Source:5484502 28th February 1916
1917
service British Army Trooper 4423 1st Life Guards Source:5484502 23rd March 1917 - 10th May 1918
1917
hospitalisation Admitted to hospital with broncho-pneumonia Hospital/Institution Source:5484502 6th April 1917 - 30th April 1917
1917
hospitalisation Mumps Hospital/Institution Source:5484502 9th December 1917 - 21st December 1917
1918
hospitalisation Influenza Hospital/Institution Source:5484502 20th February 1918 - 5th March 1918
1918
service British Army Trooper 3162 Guards Machine Gun Regiment Source:5484502 10th May 1918 - 5th March 1919
1918
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:5484502 17th May 1918 - 4th March 1919
1918
events Major air raid at Etaples, France Present at a major air raid Etaples France He remembered seeing many of his fellow soldiers dead or wounded around him when the air raid had finished. Source:5484502 19th May 1918
1919
service British Army Trooper 4423 1st Life Guards Source:5484502 5th March 1919 - 31st March 1920
1920
discharge Source:5484502 31st March 1920
1929
location Keisley, Dufton, Westmorland United Kingdom parents address Source:5484345 7th January 1929
1929
marriage Ethel Robina Richardson Source:5484345 7th January 1929
1929
dates Age 39 Source:5484345 7th January 1929
1929
employment Farmer Keisley, Dufton, Westmorland United Kingdom Source:5484345 7th January 1929
1944
employment Farmer Kirkber Farm, Murton, Appleby, Westmorland United Kingdom Source:5484355 28th November 1944
1944
location Kirkber Farm, Murton, Appleby, Westmorland United Kingdom their own address Source:5484355 28th November 1944
service British Army Trooper 4423 Life Guards Source:4708784
1944
death War Related Sickness He suffered from ill health following the First World War. Kirkber Farm, Murton, Appleby, Westmorland United Kingdom Source:5484355 28th November 1944
1944
dates Age 55 Source:5484355 28th November 1944
burial Appleby Cemetery Non-War Cemetery Appleby, Westmorland United Kingdom Source:5484355

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John Wilson
Initials JW
Last Name Wharton
Source 5484345
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Keisley, Appleby, Westmorland United Kingdom parents address known 28th February 1916
Keisley, Dufton, Westmorland United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Keisley, Dufton, Westmorland United Kingdom parents address known 7th January 1929
Kelleth, Orton, Westmorland United Kingdom parents address known 14th April 1889
Kirkber Farm, Murton, Appleby, Westmorland United Kingdom their own address known 28th November 1944
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 4423 Life Guards Trooper
British Army 4423 1st Life Guards Trooper
British Army 3162 Guards Machine Gun Regiment Trooper
British Army 4423 1st Life Guards Trooper
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Wilson Wharton father
Margaret Robinson mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Richard Cunningham Wharton brother 1884
Annie Isabel Wharton sister 1892
George Robinson Wharton brother 1895
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ethel Robina Richardson wife 7th January 1929
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1916-02-28 6'2"

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