We remember Ruby Cockburn

We remember Ruby Cockburn

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Timeline

Timeline

1884
birth Easington County Durham United Kingdom Source:8953754 Source:8953756 1884
1914
dates Age 30 Source:8953754 6th October 1914
1914
service Other Empire Force Nursing Sister British Red Cross 13 General Hospital Malassiese St.Omer France Source:8953755 6th October 1914 - 19th January 1919
1914
location Grove Road, Horbury, Wakefield United Kingdom Source:8953754 6th October 1914
1918
service Other Empire Force Charge Sister British Red Cross No.8 Red Cross Hospital Source:8958325 4th June 1918
1918
awards Royal Red Cross (RRC) British Award/Decoration Source:8953754 June 1918
1918
awards Royal Red Cross (RRC) British Award/Decoration Source:8958360 26th July 1918
1919
marriage Philip Chapman Source:8702357 June 1919
appointments Stationary Hospital, Paris Source:4946881
appointments No 16 Ambulance Train Source:8702357
1966
death Bournemouth Dorset United Kingdom Source:8958314 1966

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Ruby
Initials R
Last Name Cockburn
Source 4946881
Gender
GenderSource
Female
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Grove Road, Horbury, Wakefield United Kingdom known 6th October 1914
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Other Empire Force British Red Cross 13 General Hospital Malassiese St.Omer France Nursing Sister
Other Empire Force British Red Cross No.8 Red Cross Hospital Charge Sister
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Royal Red Cross (RRC) British Award/Decoration
Royal Red Cross (RRC) British Award/Decoration
Family
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Philip Chapman husband June 1919

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Evidence

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Official Records

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England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Jonathan101862
British Red Cross Register of Overseas Volunteers 1914-1918 Transcription Jonathan101862
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jonathan101862
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Jonathan101862
Register of the Royal Red Cross, 1883-1994 Transcription Jonathan101862

External Evidence

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'Heavy casualties. Wounded, wounded, wounded': stories of the battle of the Somme Edward43379
Women during WW1 Jonathan101862
Miss Ruby Cockburn Jonathan101862
THE ROYAL RED CROSS, Jonathan101862

Multimedia

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Cockburn Edward43379

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