We remember Joshua Lawrence

We remember Joshua Lawrence

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Timeline

Timeline

1877
sibling Annie Lawrence Source:6181742 1877
1881
sibling Robert Lawrence Source:6181742 1881
1883
birth Newcastle on Tyne United Kingdom Source:6181718 Source:6181742 11th February 1883
1883
location Ivy Cottage, Jesmond Gardens, Newcastle on Tyne United Kingdom their own address Source:6181718 11th February 1883
1885
sibling Dorothy L Lawrence Source:6181742 1885
1888
sibling Elizabeth J Lawrence Source:6181742 1888
1891
dates Age 8 Source:6181742 5th April 1891
1891
location 4 Cross Morpeth Street, Newcastle on Tyne United Kingdom their own address Source:6181742 5th April 1891
1915
enlistment Montreal Canada Source:6043659 20th October 1915
1918
dates Age 35 Source:6181769 26th August 1918
1918
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Corporal 132990 Quebec Regiment 42nd Battalion Canadian Infantry Source:6181820 26th August 1918
service Canadian Expeditionary Force 132990 Source:6043659
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Corporal 132990 Canadian Infantry Source:7158946
1918
death Killed in Action He was killed by a bullet fired by an enemy sniper, while taking part in operations near Bois du Bert, South East of Monchy-le-Preux. Bois du Vert France Source:7158946 Source:6181907 26th August 1918
burial Vis-En-Artois British Cemetery, Haucourt CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Source:7158946

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Joshua
Initials J
Last Name Lawrence
Source 6043659
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
4 Cross Morpeth Street, Newcastle on Tyne United Kingdom their own address known 5th April 1891
Ivy Cottage, Jesmond Gardens, Newcastle on Tyne United Kingdom their own address known 11th February 1883
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Canadian Expeditionary Force 132990
Canadian Expeditionary Force 132990 Quebec Regiment 42nd Battalion Canadian Infantry Corporal
Canadian Expeditionary Force 132990 Canadian Infantry Corporal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Barbara Lawrence mother
Joshua Lawrence father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Robert Lawrence brother 1881
Dorothy L Lawrence sister 1885
Elizabeth J Lawrence sister 1888
Annie Lawrence sister 1877
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fair Grey Light brown
DateHeightSource
1915-10-15 5'7"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-10-15 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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

External Evidence

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Commonwealth War Graves website entry for Corporal J Lawrence Ruth30049
Canada, War Graves Registers (Circumstances of Casualty) Ruth30049
Canadian Virtual War Memorial website Ruth30049

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Commonwealth War Grave of Corporal J Lawrence Ruth30049
Joshua Lawrence Ruth30049

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