We remember Nimrod Folbigg

We remember Nimrod Folbigg

Timeline

Timeline

1873
sibling Charles Percy Folbigg Source:9259399 1873
1874
sibling Sidney Folbigg Source:9259399 1874
1876
sibling Edith Rosa Folbigg Source:9259399 1876
1878
sibling Agnes Folbigg Source:9259399 1878
1879
sibling George Cyril Died Next Year Folbigg Source:9259399 1879
1881
sibling George Folbigg Source:9259399 1881
1883
sibling Alan Ernest Source:9259399 1883
1886
birth Woodmancote, Glos. United Kingdom Source:9259399 25th October 1886
1891
dates Age 4 Source:9259408 1891
1891
location Chelsea Villa, Miserden, Glos. United Kingdom parents address Source:9259408 1891
1892
sibling Harry Selby Folbigg Source:9259399 1892
1901
employment errand boy servant George Banaster retired solicitor Tewkesbury, Glos United Kingdom Source:9259408 1901
1901
dates Age 14 Source:9259408 1901
1901
location Moythe Villa, Tewkesbury, Glos United Kingdom away from home address Source:9259408 1901
1915
employment driver Source:9260052 1915
1915
location 1785 First Street, Victoria Canada their own address Source:9260052 December 1915
1916
service Canadian Expeditionary Force driver 313886 10th Field Artillery Ammunition Column Source:9479584 14th July 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9260052 14th July 1916
1916
hospitalisation P.U.O. (pyrexia of unknown origin, or trench fever) Hospital/Institution Source:9260052 December 1916
1916
service Canadian Expeditionary Force bombardier Source:9260052 December 1916
1917
service Canadian Expeditionary Force acting corporal Source:9260052 June 1917
1917
service Canadian Expeditionary Force corporal Source:9260052 July 1917
1917
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:9259414 27th October 1917
1918
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Acting Sergeant Source:9260052 January 1918
1918
hospitalisation He had received a GSW (gun shot wound) originally recorded to his back but then changed to his abdomen. Shrapnel from a high explosive shell was removed in an operation which left a 12’’ scar. Hospital/Institution Source:9260052 August 1918
1918
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Sergeant Source:9260052 August 1918
1918
hospitalisation The first telegram = severely wounded in the back. They next had a letter to say that he was going on all right; a third message, conveyed in a telegram, is that he is serious condition. Hospital/Institution Source:9259413 30th August 1918
1920
location Lacon, Marshall, Illinois United States their own address Source:9259425 1920
1928
children Joyce Source:9265070 1928
service British Army Corporal 313886 Canadian Field Artillery Source:5033754
marriage Violet May Hill Source:9259411
1944
death War Related Sickness obstruction of intestine. death was due to service Victoria British Columbia Canada Source:9259411 20th April 1944
burial Royal Oak Burial Park Non-War Cemetery Victoria Canada Source:9259411

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Nimrod
Initials N
Last Name Folbigg
Source 9259399
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
1785 First Street, Victoria Canada their own address known December 1915
Chelsea Villa, Miserden, Glos. United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Lacon, Marshall, Illinois United States their own address known 1920
Moythe Villa, Tewkesbury, Glos United Kingdom away from home address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 313886 Canadian Field Artillery Corporal
Canadian Expeditionary Force bombardier
Canadian Expeditionary Force acting corporal
Canadian Expeditionary Force corporal
Canadian Expeditionary Force Acting Sergeant
Canadian Expeditionary Force Sergeant
Canadian Expeditionary Force 313886 10th Field Artillery Ammunition Column driver
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Joyce daughter 1928
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Onesiphorus Folbigg father
Ellen Elizabeth Folbigg nee Selby mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Charles Percy Folbigg brother 1873
Sidney Folbigg brother 1874
Edith Rosa Folbigg sister 1876
Agnes Folbigg sister 1878
George Cyril Died Next Year Folbigg brother 1879
George Folbigg brother 1881
Alan Ernest brother 1883
Harry Selby Folbigg brother 1892
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Violet May Hill wife
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
fresh grey but other records say hazel light brown
DateHeightSource
1915 0"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Medal Index Card
Canadian Expeditonary Force attestations 1914-1918 Transcription David114

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected byMore information
parish records Linda64676
U.K. census Linda64676
Canada War Graves Register Linda64676
Cambridge Independent Press Fri 30 Aug 1918 Linda64676
Canada, Military Honours and Award Citation Cards 1900-1961 Linda64676
U.S. census Linda64676
Canada, WW1 CEF Personnel Files 1914-1918 Linda64676
UK, Incoming Passenger Lists 1878-1960 Linda64676
Gloucestershire, England, Church of England Baptisms 1813-1913 Linda64676
FOLBIGG, NIMROD (313886) David114

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