We remember Arthur Holmes

We remember Arthur Holmes

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Timeline

Timeline

1884
sibling Sarah Holmes Source:8690436 1884
1886
sibling William George Holmes Source:8692035 1886
1889
birth Ballymena, Co Antrim Ireland Source:8690392 Source:8687336 4th April 1889
1891
sibling Jane Holmes Source:8690436 1891
1894
sibling Lizzie Holmes Source:8690436 1894
1894
sibling Mary Holmes Source:8690436 1894
1897
sibling David Holmes Source:8690436 1897
1900
sibling Martha Holmes Source:8690436 1900
1901
dates Age 11 Source:8690436 31st March 1901
1901
location Crebilly, Co Antrim Ireland parents address Source:8690436 31st March 1901
1911
location Moat Road, Ballymena, Co Antrim Ireland parents address Source:8692035 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Labourer Source:8692035 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 22 Source:8692035 2nd April 1911
1915
enlistment Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada Source:8687336 18th February 1915
1915
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Private A21026 Manitoba Regiment 16th Battalion Source:8687345 18th February 1915 - 30th April 1917
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Private A21026 Canadian Infantry Battalion Source:5048434
employment Labourer Source:8687336
employment Labourer J Dinsmore JP Crebilly, Co Antrim Ireland Source:8702424
1917
death France Source:8663130 30th April 1917
burial Orchard Dump Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Arleux-En-Gohelle France VIII.B.22 Source:8663130
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:8702424

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Arthur
Initials A
Last Name Holmes
Source 8687336
First Names Arthur
Initials A
Last Name Holmes
Source 8687336
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Crebilly, Co Antrim Ireland parents address known 31st March 1901
Moat Road, Ballymena, Co Antrim Ireland parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Canadian Expeditionary Force A21026 Canadian Infantry Battalion Private
Canadian Expeditionary Force A21026 Manitoba Regiment 16th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
David Holmes father
Jane Holmes mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah Holmes sister 1884
Jane Holmes sister 1891
Mary Holmes sister 1894
Lizzie Holmes sister 1894
David Holmes brother 1897
Martha Holmes sister 1900
William George Holmes brother 1886
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Brown Brown
DateHeightSource
1915-02-18 6'0"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-02-18 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Canadian Expeditonary Force attestations 1914-1918 Transcription Yvonne70954

External Evidence

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission Phoebe40063
Library and Archives of Canada Phoebe40063
Canadian Virtual War Memorial Phoebe40063
The London Gazette Phoebe40063
Northern Ireland Direct Phoebe40063
National Archives of Ireland Phoebe40063
National Archives of Ireland 1911 Census Phoebe40063
Ballymena 1914-1918 Phoebe40063

Multimedia

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Holmes family grave Phoebe40063
Private Arthur Holmes MM A21026 Canadian Infantry Phoebe40063

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