We remember John Fishbourne

We remember John Fishbourne

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Timeline

Timeline

1864
birth Tallow, Carlow County near Dublin Ireland Source:7256874 Source:7962180 1864
1866
sibling Frances Fishbourne Source:7962180 1st December 1866
1868
sibling Peter Henry Fishbourne Source:7962180 3rd July 1868
1871
sibling William Charles Fishbourne Source:7256874 29th October 1871
1877
employment Coach/carriage builder Fishbourne family firm Dublin Ireland Source:7962723 1877 - 1879
1879
service British Army Boy 4328 Royal Field Artillery 107th Btty Source:7962180 5th March 1879 - 31st October 1881
1879
employment Boy soldier and driver Army Artillery Barracks, St Giles, Colchester United Kingdom Source:7962180 5th March 1879 - 31st October 1881
1881
location Royal Artillery Barracks, St Giles, Colchester United Kingdom military residence address Source:7962155 1881
1881
dates Age 17 Source:7962155 1881
1881
service British Army Driver 4328 Royal Field Artillery 107th Btty RFA Source:7962180 1st November 1881 - 31st January 1882
1882
service British Army Driver 4328 Royal Field Artillery 5th.3rd Bgde Source:7962180 1st February 1882 - 4th July 1886
1883
location Bangalore India military residence address Source:7962180 1883 - 1889
1883
employment Professional soldier Army Bangalore, St Thomas's Mount, Madras and Kamptee India Source:7962180 1883 - 1893
1886
service British Army Acting Bombardier 4328 Royal Field Artillery 5th 3rd Bgde Source:7962180 5th July 1886 - 10th December 1886
1886
service British Army Bombadier 4328 Royal Field Artillery 5th Bgde Source:7962180 11th December 1886 - 18th July 1888
1888
location St Thomas's Mount Madras (Chinnai) India military residence address Source:7962180 1888 - 1890
1888
service British Army Corporal 4328 Royal Field Artillery 5th 3rd Bgde Source:7962180 19th July 1888 - 30th June 1889
1889
service British Army Corporal 4328 & 8984 Field Artillery 20th Bgde Source:7962180 1st July 1889 - 22nd April 1892
1891
location Kamptee India military residence address Source:7962180 1891 - 1893
1893
service British Army Bombadier 8984 Field Artillery 11th Bty 1/6 Battery Source:7962180 10th January 1893 - 23rd June 1893
1893
service British Army Driver 8984 Field Artillery 11 Bty 1/6 Battery Source:7962180 23rd June 1893 - 14th July 1893
1894
dates Age 30 Source:7962723 15th November 1894
1894
marriage Mary Elizabeth Buckby Source:7962723 15th November 1894
1894
marriage Mary Elizabeth Buckby Source:7962150 15th November 1894
1894
marriage Mary Elizabeth Buckby Source:7256874 15th November 1894
1900
location Woolwich Barracks London United Kingdom military residence address Source:7962180 26th March 1900 - April 1901
1901
location Main Street, Mowsley United Kingdom other group residence address Source:7962146 1901
1901
dates Age 36 Source:7962146 1901
1905
location St Lambert Canada away from home address Source:7962871 1905
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:7962915 1916 - 1917
1916
location Shorncliffe Camp United Kingdom away from home address Source:7962915 1916
1916
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Gunner 349279 Canadian Field Artillery Source:7962915 1916
1916
location 461 Merton Avenue, St Lambert, Quebec Canada other group residence address Source:5913101 1916
1916
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Gunner 349279 Canadian Field Artillery 5th Brigade Source:7256874 21st August 1916 - 1st November 1917
1916
employment Shipping Clerk St Lambert Canada Source:7962871 21st August 1916
1916
enlistment Kingston Canada Source:5913101 21st August 1916
1917
dates Age 53 Source:7256874 1st November 1917
service Canadian Expeditionary Force 349279 Source:5913101
marriage Mary Elizabeth Buckby Source:7962146
1917
death Died of wounds Passchendaele. 27.10 - 01.11.17 'War Diary. Vol. 22. 5th C.F.A.’ 47 ORs wounded by heavy shelling of batteries . John taken to No 17 Clearing Station, 01.11.1917 . Dies from a G.S.W right leg. Poperinge, West Vlaanderen Belgium Source:7256874 Source:7962915 1st November 1917
burial Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium XX1.CC13 Source:7256874

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John
Initials J
Last Name Fishbourne
Source 5913101
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
461 Merton Avenue, St Lambert, Quebec Canada other group residence address known 1916
Bangalore India military residence address 1883 - 1889
Kamptee India military residence address 1891 - 1893
Main Street, Mowsley United Kingdom other group residence address known 1901
Royal Artillery Barracks, St Giles, Colchester United Kingdom military residence address known 1881
Shorncliffe Camp United Kingdom away from home address known 1916
St Lambert Canada away from home address known 1905
St Thomas's Mount Madras (Chinnai) India military residence address 1888 - 1890
Woolwich Barracks London United Kingdom military residence address 26th March 1900 - April 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Canadian Expeditionary Force 349279
Canadian Expeditionary Force 349279 Canadian Field Artillery 5th Brigade Gunner
British Army 4328 Royal Field Artillery 107th Btty Boy
British Army 4328 Royal Field Artillery 107th Btty RFA Driver
British Army 4328 Royal Field Artillery 5th.3rd Bgde Driver
British Army 4328 Royal Field Artillery 5th 3rd Bgde Acting Bombardier
British Army 4328 Royal Field Artillery 5th Bgde Bombadier
British Army 4328 Royal Field Artillery 5th 3rd Bgde Corporal
British Army 4328 & 8984 Field Artillery 20th Bgde Corporal
British Army 8984 Field Artillery 11th Bty 1/6 Battery Bombadier
British Army 8984 Field Artillery 11 Bty 1/6 Battery Driver
Canadian Expeditionary Force 349279 Canadian Field Artillery Gunner
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Robert Fishbourne father
Elizabeth Wilmot mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Peter Henry Fishbourne brother 3rd July 1868
Frances Fishbourne sister 1st December 1866
William Charles Fishbourne brother 29th October 1871
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Elizabeth Buckby wife 15th November 1894
Mary Elizabeth Buckby wife
Mary Elizabeth Buckby wife 15th November 1894
Mary Elizabeth Buckby wife 15th November 1894
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Medium Blue Grey Black
DateHeightSource
1916 5'6"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1877-03-07 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Canadian Attestation Papers
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Sylvia3155
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Sylvia3155
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Sylvia3155

External Evidence

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Archive records online Sylvia3155
Canadian Passenger Lists 1865-1935 Sylvia3155
Soldiers of the First World War Canadian Expeditionary Force database Sylvia3155
'Actions in the Field' CEF daily logs ie War Diaries Sylvia3155
John Fishbourne From Ireland A Soldier's Tale Sylvia3155

Multimedia

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Mary Elizabeth Fishbourne c.1920 Sylvia3155
WW1 Canadian Memorial Cross Sylvia3155
Rear surface of WW1 Canadian Memorial Cross Sylvia3155
War Memorial St Lambert, Canada Sylvia3155
WW1 St Lambert Memorial Sylvia3155
Marriage Certificate 15.11.1894 Sylvia3155
Grave XXI.CC.13 Lijssenthoek, Belgium Sylvia3155

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