We remember James Burgess

We remember James Burgess

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Timeline

Timeline

1898
birth United Kingdom Source:7017453 1898
1901
dates Age 3 Source:5509836 April 1901
enlistment Elgin, Morayshire United Kingdom Source:9586754
service British Army Acting Serjeant 2634 Seaforth Highlanders Source:607656
service British Army Corporal 202728 Seaforth Highlanders 7th Battalion Source:7017453
service British Army Acting Serjeant 202728 Seaforth Highlanders 4th Battalion Source:9586838
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9586754
location Woodhead Cairnty, Orton Station, Morayshire. United Kingdom parents address Source:7017453
1918
death Died of wounds Canadian Stationary Hospital, Doullens France Source:7017453 Source:9586814 29th March 1918
burial Doullens Communal Cemetery Extension No.1 CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France V. C. 32. Source:7017453

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names James
Initials J
Last Name Burgess
Source 607656
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Woodhead Cairnty, Orton Station, Morayshire. United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 2634 Seaforth Highlanders Acting Serjeant
British Army 202728 Seaforth Highlanders 7th Battalion Corporal
British Army 202728 Seaforth Highlanders 4th Battalion Acting Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
May Duffton Gartly mother
Francis Burgess father

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription George19803
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Vincent96527

External Evidence

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Ancestry - Register of Soldiers Effects Vincent96527
Ancestry - Medal Roll - Seaforth Highlanders - BWM and Vic Vincent96527

Multimedia

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Seaforth Highlanders Cap Badge Vincent96527
Doullens Communal Cemetery Extension No.1, Somme Vincent96527
Doullens Communal Cemetery Extension No.1, Somme Vincent96527

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