We remember Charles Cairns

We remember Charles Cairns

Timeline

Timeline

1869
birth Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland United Kingdom Source:9047331 23rd April 1869
1881
location 23 Kirk Street, Calton, Lanarkshire, G40 United Kingdom parents address Source:9047515 3rd April 1881
1885
service British Army Boy 1428 South Wales Borderers 1st Battalion Source:9047331 23rd March 1885 - 24th December 1886
1886
location Embarked HMS Crocodile for Overseas deployment to Burma Myanmar military residence address Source:9047331 25th December 1886
1886
service British Army Boy 1428 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Source:9047331 25th December 1886 - 22nd April 1887
1887
service British Army Private 1428 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Source:9047331 23rd April 1887 - 9th November 1888
1888
location Bureilly and Ranikhet India military residence address Source:9047331 10th November 1888
1888
service British Army Private 1428 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Source:9047331 10th November 1888 - 30th November 1888
1888
service British Army Bandsman 1428 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Source:9047331 1st December 1888 - 19th February 1893
1893
service British Army Lance Corporal 1428 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Source:9047331 20th February 1893 - 17th November 1893
1893
service British Army Lance Corporal 1428 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Source:9047331 18th November 1893 - 23rd May 1894
1893
location Portsdown Forts, Portsmouth Command, Hampshire United Kingdom military residence address Source:9047333 19th November 1893
1894
service British Army Private 1428 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Source:9047331 24th May 1894 - 20th April 1899
1897
location Pembroke Dock United Kingdom military residence address Source:9047331 July 1897 - 20th April 1899
1899
discharge Source:9047331 20th April 1899
1899
marriage Elizabeth Jane Spinola Source:9047331 29th April 1899
1899
children Charles John Cairns Source:9047331 14th September 1899
1900
location Army recruiting office Manchester United Kingdom military residence address Source:9047331 16th February 1900
1900
location On a troopship from the UK to Durban South Africa military residence address Source:9047331 17th February 1900 - 3rd March 1900
1900
service British Army Private 6514 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Source:9047331 3rd March 1900 - 13th May 1900
1901
awards Queen's South Africa medal Other War Service Award Source:9047331 1st April 1901
1902
service British Army Corporal 6514 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Source:9047331 1st April 1902
1902
awards King's South Africa medal Other War Service Award Source:9047331 1st October 1902
1903
service British Army Lance Serjeant 6514 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Source:9047331 5th June 1903
1903
service British Army Serjeant 6514 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Source:9047331 30th November 1903 - 15th February 1907
1904
location HM Troopship "Plassey" to destination of Southampton United Kingdom military residence address Source:9047331 20th May 1904 - 9th June 1904
1906
location Oudenarde Barracks, Marlborough Lines, Aldershot United Kingdom military residence address Source:9047331 October 1906 - 15th February 1907
1907
discharge Source:9047331 15th February 1907
1911
location 40b Vera Road, Clydach, Glamorganshire SA6 5QD United Kingdom their own address Source:9047513 2nd April 1911
1914
service British Army Serjeant 14723 South Wales Borderers 3rd (Reserve) Battalion Source:9047331 12th October 1914 - 11th August 1915
1919
discharge Source:9047331 16th March 1919
1919
location 40b Vera Road, Clydach, Glamorganshire SA6 5QD United Kingdom their own address Source:9047331 17th March 1919
service British Army Private 6514 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Source:9047331
service British Army Lance Corporal 6514 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Source:9047331
service British Army Warrant Officer Class 2 33621 Royal Welsh Fusiliers Source:5442153
1922
death Pontardawe district, Glamorganshire, Wales United Kingdom Source:9047511 1922

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Charles
Initials C
Last Name Cairns
Source 5442153
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
23 Kirk Street, Calton, Lanarkshire, G40 United Kingdom parents address known 3rd April 1881
40b Vera Road, Clydach, Glamorganshire SA6 5QD United Kingdom their own address known 2nd April 1911
40b Vera Road, Clydach, Glamorganshire SA6 5QD United Kingdom their own address 17th March 1919
Army recruiting office Manchester United Kingdom military residence address 16th February 1900
Bureilly and Ranikhet India military residence address 10th November 1888
Embarked HMS Crocodile for Overseas deployment to Burma Myanmar military residence address 25th December 1886
HM Troopship "Plassey" to destination of Southampton United Kingdom military residence address 20th May 1904 - 9th June 1904
On a troopship from the UK to Durban South Africa military residence address 17th February 1900 - 3rd March 1900
Oudenarde Barracks, Marlborough Lines, Aldershot United Kingdom military residence address October 1906 - 15th February 1907
Pembroke Dock United Kingdom military residence address July 1897 - 20th April 1899
Portsdown Forts, Portsmouth Command, Hampshire United Kingdom military residence address 19th November 1893
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 33621 Royal Welsh Fusiliers Warrant Officer Class 2
British Army 6514 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 14723 South Wales Borderers 3rd (Reserve) Battalion Serjeant
British Army 1428 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Bandsman
British Army 1428 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 1428 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 1428 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 1428 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 1428 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 1428 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Boy
British Army 1428 South Wales Borderers 1st Battalion Boy
British Army 6514 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 6514 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 6514 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Corporal
British Army 6514 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Lance Serjeant
British Army 6514 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
King's South Africa medal Other War Service Award
Queen's South Africa medal Other War Service Award
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Charles John Cairns son 14th September 1899
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Jane Spinola wife 29th April 1899

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British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Keith1947
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Keith1947
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Keith1947
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith1947
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith1947

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