We remember Leonard James Yorke

We remember Leonard James Yorke

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Timeline

Timeline

1881
sibling Leonora Yorke Source:8956868 1881
1884
sibling Wilfred Yorke Source:8956868 1884
1886
sibling Roland B Yorke Source:8956873 1886
1889
sibling Agnes Yorke Source:8956868 1889
1889
birth Kirk Fenton, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8956829 Source:8956868 1889
1891
location Station House, Hope Street, Castleford, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8956868 5th April 1891
1891
dates Age 1 Source:8956868 5th April 1891
1898
sibling Gerald Yorke Source:8956873 1898
1901
dates Age 11 Source:8956873 31st March 1901
1901
location 3 Hope Street, Castleford, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8956873 31st March 1901
1911
dates Age 21 Source:8956887 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Electrical Engineer Borough Council Source:8956887 2nd April 1911
1911
location 3 Chesnut Road, Plumstead, London S.E. United Kingdom their own address Source:8956887 2nd April 1911
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own (Yorkshire Regiment) 4th Battalion Source:8955034 12th February 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:4924026 May 1915
1918
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:4924026 August 1918
1918
marriage Marion Ruth Huckell Source:8956898 1918
1918
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:8955040 28th September 1918
1918
hospitalisation Wounded. Hospital/Institution Source:8955026 11th October 1918
1919
location Cornwallis House, Cornwallis Gardens, Hastings United Kingdom Source:4924026 6th January 1919
1919
service British Army Captain Yorkshire Regiment 4th Battalion attached 10th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment Source:8955040 31st January 1919
1919
location 46 East Hill, Wandsworth, London, S.W.18 United Kingdom Source:4924026 11th September 1919
1920
location 13 Wallace Gardens, Canonbury, London, N.1 United Kingdom Source:8956897 1920 - 1922
service British Army Captain Yorkshire Regiment 4th Battalion attached 10th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment Source:4924026
service British Army Second Lieutenant Yorkshire Regiment 4th Battalion attached 10th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment Source:4924026
location 18 Shottfield Avenue, East Sheen, Surrey United Kingdom their own address Source:8956894
1929
death Suicide. Hampstead Heath, London United Kingdom Source:8954944 2nd May 1929
1929
dates Age 39 Source:8954944 2nd May 1929

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Leonard James
Initials LJ
Last Name Yorke,
Source 8955040
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
13 Wallace Gardens, Canonbury, London, N.1 United Kingdom 1920 - 1922
18 Shottfield Avenue, East Sheen, Surrey United Kingdom their own address
3 Chesnut Road, Plumstead, London S.E. United Kingdom their own address known 2nd April 1911
3 Hope Street, Castleford, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
46 East Hill, Wandsworth, London, S.W.18 United Kingdom known 11th September 1919
Cornwallis House, Cornwallis Gardens, Hastings United Kingdom known 6th January 1919
Station House, Hope Street, Castleford, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own (Yorkshire Regiment) 4th Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army Yorkshire Regiment 4th Battalion attached 10th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment Captain
British Army Yorkshire Regiment 4th Battalion attached 10th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment Second Lieutenant
British Army Yorkshire Regiment 4th Battalion attached 10th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
MC British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Yorke father
Agnes mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Leonora Yorke sister 1881
Wilfred Yorke brother 1884
Agnes Yorke sister 1889
Gerald Yorke brother 1898
Roland B Yorke brother 1886
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Marion Ruth Huckell wife 1918

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England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Yvonne27542
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1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Yvonne27542
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1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Yvonne27542
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External Evidence

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The Gloucester Citizen - 6th May 1929 Yvonne27542
Officers' Services, First World War, personal files Yvonne27542
Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer - 11th October 1918 Yvonne27542
The London Gazette - 11th March 1915 Yvonne27542
The London Gazette - 1st February 1919 Yvonne27542
Remembrance - The Yorkshire Regiment, First World War Yvonne27542
National Probate Calendars Yvonne27542
Electoral Registers - 1920 to 1922 Yvonne27542

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