We remember James Henry Whiting

We remember James Henry Whiting

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Timeline

Timeline

1876
birth Female Military Hosp, Portobello Barracks, Dublin Ireland Source:6177466 12th January 1876
1876
location Roebuck Ireland parents address Source:6177477 6th September 1876
1877
sibling Susannah Whiting Source:6175881 1877
1879
sibling Henrietta A Whiting Source:6175972 1879
1881
location 45 Ordnance Road, Woolwich, Kent United Kingdom parents address Source:6175972 3rd April 1881
1881
dates Age 4 Source:6175972 3rd April 1881
1881
sibling Joseph Whiting Source:6175972 1881
1883
sibling Charles Whiting Source:6175881 1883
1887
sibling Louisa Whiting Source:6175881 1887
1890
sibling Maud Whiting Source:6175881 1890
1891
location 7 Davy's Square, Woolwich United Kingdom parents address Source:6175881 5th April 1891
1891
dates Age 14 Source:6175881 5th April 1891
1892
location Davey Square, North Woolwich United Kingdom parents address Source:6177492 2nd September 1892
1895
marriage Margaret Smith Source:6175977 28th April 1895
1895
location 20 Burnham Street, Canning Town, Essex United Kingdom their own address Source:6175977 28th April 1895
1895
dates Age 22 Source:6175977 28th April 1895
1895
employment Fireman Source:6175977 28th April 1895
1896
children Margaret Whiting Source:6175610 1896
1897
children Florence Whiting Source:6175610 1897
1900
children James Bloemfontein Whiting Source:6175398 25th March 1900
1901
dates Age 24 Source:6175624 31st March 1901
1901
location 27 Sophia Road, Custom House, West Ham, Essex United Kingdom their own address Source:6175624 31st March 1901
1901
employment Gas Stoker Source:6175624 31st March 1901
1902
children Alice Whiting Source:6175398 5th November 1902
1904
children Henrietta Ann Whiting Source:6175398 12th December 1904
1907
children Rose Ellen Whiting Source:6175398 16th October 1907
1911
employment Gas Stoker Gas Works Source:6175610 2nd April 1911
1911
location 47 Mary Street, Canning Town, London United Kingdom their own address Source:6175610 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 34 Source:6175610 2nd April 1911
1912
children Henry Thomas Whiting Source:6175398 7th January 1912
1915
dates Age 38 Source:6175398 25th May 1915
1915
service British Army Private 3127 Middlesex Regiment 19th Battalion Source:6175398 25th May 1915 - 7th November 1915
1915
employment Gas Stoker Source:6175398 25th May 1915
1915
employment Navvy Source:6175398 25th May 1915
1915
hospitalisation Pityriasis Rubra Hospital/Institution Source:6175398 7th July 1915 - 28th July 1915
1915
service British Army Lance Corporal PW/3127 Middlesex Regiment 18th Battalion Source:6175398 7th November 1915 - 5th April 1916
1916
children Albert Joseph Whiting Source:6175398 14th February 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6175398 1st March 1916 - 28th February 1917
1916
service British Army Private PW/3127 Middlesex Regiment 18th Battalion Source:6175398 5th April 1916 - 27th November 1917
1916
events Demoted Military Discipline Source:6175398 5th April 1916
1917
hospitalisation Marginal Keratitis (an eye condition) and furunculosis (recurring boils) Hospital/Institution Source:6175398 21st July 1917 - 26th August 1917
1917
events Desertion Military Discipline Source:6175398 2nd September 1917
1917
hospitalisation Gunshot Wound {to his left arm?} Hospital/Institution Source:6175398 15th October 1917 - 22nd October 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6175398 15th October 1917 - 21st October 1917
1917
service British Army Private PW/3127 Middlesex Regiment 6th Battalion Source:6175398 27th November 1917 - 3rd February 1918
1918
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6175398 22nd January 1918 - 25th June 1918
1918
service British Army Private PW/3127 Duke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment) 18th Battalion Source:7625764 3rd February 1918 - 25th June 1918
1918
dates Age 41 Source:6175809 25th June 1918
1918
dates Age 43 Source:7009521 25th June 1918
1918
death Died of wounds Wounds caused by a bursting shell. France Source:7009521 Source:6175398 Source:6175809 25th June 1918
sibling Harriett Whiting Source:6175398
sibling Albert E Whiting Source:6175398
service British Army Private PW/3127 Middlesex Regiment Source:4733902
enlistment Canning Town, Essex United Kingdom Source:7625764
burial Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium XXVIII. F. 12. Source:7009521

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names James Henry
Initials JH
Last Name Whiting
Source 6175809
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
20 Burnham Street, Canning Town, Essex United Kingdom their own address known 28th April 1895
27 Sophia Road, Custom House, West Ham, Essex United Kingdom their own address known 31st March 1901
45 Ordnance Road, Woolwich, Kent United Kingdom parents address known 3rd April 1881
47 Mary Street, Canning Town, London United Kingdom their own address known 2nd April 1911
7 Davy's Square, Woolwich United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Davey Square, North Woolwich United Kingdom parents address known 2nd September 1892
Roebuck Ireland parents address known 6th September 1876
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army PW/3127 Middlesex Regiment Private
British Army PW/3127 Middlesex Regiment 18th Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 3127 Middlesex Regiment 19th Battalion Private
British Army PW/3127 Middlesex Regiment 6th Battalion Private
British Army PW/3127 Middlesex Regiment 18th Battalion Private
British Army PW/3127 Duke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment) 18th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Whiting daughter 5th November 1902
Henrietta Ann Whiting daughter 12th December 1904
Rose Ellen Whiting daughter 16th October 1907
Henry Thomas Whiting son 7th January 1912
Albert Joseph Whiting son 14th February 1916
James Bloemfontein Whiting son 25th March 1900
Margaret Whiting daughter 1896
Florence Whiting daughter 1897
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Whiting father
Henrietta Anne Clarke mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Albert E Whiting brother
Harriett Whiting sister
Charles Whiting brother 1883
Susannah Whiting sister 1877
Louisa Whiting sister 1887
Maud Whiting sister 1890
Henrietta A Whiting sister 1879
Joseph Whiting brother 1881
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margaret Smith wife 28th April 1895
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1915-05-25 5'6"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Yvonne27542
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Yvonne27542

External Evidence

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Army Service Records for James Henry Whiting - on FindMyPast Yvonne27542
South Metorpolitan Gas Company WW1 memorial Yvonne27542
1911 Census for James Whiting - on FindMyPast Yvonne27542
1901 census for James's household - on FindMyPast Yvonne27542
1891 Census for James at his parents household - on FindMyPast Yvonne27542
1881 Census for James at his parents household - on FindMyPast Yvonne27542
Ireland Civil Registration Index - Births - on FamilySearch Yvonne27542
James Henry Whiting Baptism - irishgenealogy.ie Yvonne27542
Morning Post - 03 September 1892 - on FindMyPast Yvonne27542
Video of Roll of Honour event at the Tower of London 31st August 2014 Yvonne27542
Ministry of Pensions: First World War widows' pensions forms Yvonne27542

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