We remember James Lane

We remember James Lane

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Timeline

Timeline

1876
sibling Mary Elizabeth Lane Source:6162891 1876
1878
sibling John Lane Source:6162891 1878
1881
birth Nottingham United Kingdom Source:6036618 24th June 1881
1885
sibling Ernest Lane Source:6162891 1885
1887
sibling Harriett Lane Source:6162891 1887
1889
sibling Hannah Lane Source:6162891 1889
1897
sibling John Lane Source:6162891 1897
1906
marriage Emma Swinn Source:6162907 December 1906
1908
children Dorothy Lane Source:6162916 January 1908
1915
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Private 418404 Quebec Regiment 42nd Battalion Source:6036618 12th March 1915 - 16th September 1916
1915
commission Regular Source:6036618 12th March 1915
1915
enlistment Montreal Canada Source:6036618 13th March 1915
1916
dates Age 35 Source:6162775 16th September 1916
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Private 418404 Canadian Infantry Source:7536303
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6036618
1916
death Killed in Action While performing police duty near the sunken road west of Courcelette he was instantly killed by the explosion of an enemy shell. Courcelette France Source:7536303 Source:6162776 16th September 1916
burial Vimy Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Source:7536303

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names James
Initials J
Last Name Lane
Source 6036618
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Canadian Expeditionary Force 418404 Quebec Regiment 42nd Battalion Private
Canadian Expeditionary Force 418404 Canadian Infantry Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Dorothy Lane daughter January 1908
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Elizabeth Lane - nee Wood mother
John Lane father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Elizabeth Lane sister 1876
John Lane brother 1878
Ernest Lane brother 1885
Harriett Lane sister 1887
Hannah Lane sister 1889
John Lane brother 1897
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emma Swinn wife December 1906
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Dark Brown Brown
DateHeightSource
1915-03-12 5'9"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-03-12 Methodist

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Evidence

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Canadian Attestation Papers
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

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Multimedia

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James Lane circa 1912 Robert24287
Reverse of Family Photo Robert24287
Memorial Scroll Robert24287
Note from Buckingham Palace Robert24287
Award note for the 1914-15 Star Robert24287
Medal Box Robert24287
1914-15 Star awarded to James Lane Robert24287
British War Medal awarded to James Lane Robert24287
Victory Medal awarded to James Lane Robert24287
Emma Lane (nee Swinn) Robert24287
Dorothy Lane Robert24287
In Memory of James Lane Robert24287

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