We remember Thomas Arthur Kirby

We remember Thomas Arthur Kirby

Timeline

Timeline

1885
sibling Sarah A Kirby Source:9373597 1885
1888
sibling Charles Kirby Source:9373597 1888
1889
birth Hoxton, London United Kingdom Source:6281124 13th May 1889
1891
dates Age 1 Source:9373597 5th April 1891
1891
location 102 Spencer Road, Hornsey, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address Source:9373597 5th April 1891
1893
sibling George Kirby Source:9373581 1893
1900
sibling Isabell Kirby Source:9373581 1900
1901
location 80 Buckingham Road, Hackney, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address Source:9373581 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 11 Source:9373581 31st March 1901
1905
employment Van guard United Kingdom Source:6281124 9th March 1905
1905
service Royal Navy Boy 2nd Class 233418 HMSs Boscawen I, Ganges Source:6281124 9th March 1905 - 11th October 1905
1905
service Royal Navy Boy 1st Class 233418 HMSs Ganges, Euryalus, Royal Oak, Victorious Source:6281124 12th October 1905 - 12th May 1907
1907
dates Age 18 Source:6281124 13th May 1907
1907
service Royal Navy Ordinary Seaman 233418 HMS Victorious Source:6281124 13th May 1907 - 16th March 1908
1908
service Royal Navy Able Seaman 233418 HMSs Victorious, Formidable, Pembroke I, Blenheim, Hecla, Pembroke I, Actaeon, Pembroke I, Bonaventure, Maidstone, Dolphin Source:6281124 17th March 1908 - 20th January 1916
1911
location HMS Formidable, Medway, Kent United Kingdom military residence address Source:9372982 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 21 Source:9372982 2nd April 1911
1914
marriage Annie Elizabeth Bottomley Source:9609933 14th February 1914 - 27th March 1916
1914
children Winifred L Kirby Source:9609955 November 1914
1916
service Royal Navy Able Seaman 233418 HMS Maidstone, HM Submarine E24 Source:9372933 21st January 1916 - 27th March 1916
1916
location 30 Hawthorn Terrace, Upper Dovercourt, Essex United Kingdom their own address Source:9372933 27th March 1916
1916
death Killed in Action Lost with the entire crew when Submarine E24 struck a mine. At sea - North Sea, Heligoland Bight Germany Source:8809251 Source:9372933 27th March 1916
1916
children Ivy Evelyn Kirby Source:9373837 2nd September 1916
burial Chatham Naval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Chatham, Kent, England United Kingdom Panel 16 Source:8809251

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Thomas Arthur
Initials TA
Last Name Kirby
Source 6281124
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
102 Spencer Road, Hornsey, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
30 Hawthorn Terrace, Upper Dovercourt, Essex United Kingdom their own address known 27th March 1916
80 Buckingham Road, Hackney, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
HMS Formidable, Medway, Kent United Kingdom military residence address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy 233418 HMSs Boscawen I, Ganges Boy 2nd Class
Royal Navy 233418 HMSs Ganges, Euryalus, Royal Oak, Victorious Boy 1st Class
Royal Navy 233418 HMS Victorious Ordinary Seaman
Royal Navy 233418 HMSs Victorious, Formidable, Pembroke I, Blenheim, Hecla, Pembroke I, Actaeon, Pembroke I, Bonaventure, Maidstone, Dolphin Able Seaman
Royal Navy 233418 HMS Maidstone, HM Submarine E24 Able Seaman
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
Ivy Evelyn Kirby daughter 2nd September 1916
Winifred L Kirby daughter November 1914
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Charles Kirby father
Sarah Paddock mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah A Kirby sister 1885
Charles Kirby brother 1888
George Kirby brother 1893
Isabell Kirby sister 1900
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie Elizabeth Bottomley wife 14th February 1914
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Blue Brown
DateHeightSource
1905-03-09 5'2"

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Royal Navy Seamen 1899-1919
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Bridget3206
WW1 Naval Casualties Transcription Bridget3206
British armed forces and overseas deaths and burials Transcription Bridget3206
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Bridget3206
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Bridget3206
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Bridget3206
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Bridget3206
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Bridget3206

External Evidence

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Image of Naval Medal Roll Bridget3206
Image of Parish Register of Baptisms, St John, Hoxton, London Bridget3206
Image of Parish Register of Marriages, St John, Hackney, London Bridget3206
Image of Parish Register of Baptisms, St John Hackney, London 1900-1916 Bridget3206
The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Gosport - photographs Bridget3206
HMS E24 - Wikipedia Bridget3206
Partial transcription of Naval Pension Ledger Bridget3206

Multimedia

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Unidentified E Class Submarine. Courtesy of NMRN. Bridget3206

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