We remember Harry Combes

We remember Harry Combes

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Timeline

Timeline

1896
birth Chichester, Sussex United Kingdom Source:6410800 15th May 1896
1913
service Royal Navy Boy 2nd Class J28776 HMS Vivid I Source:6410800 2nd December 1913 - 25th April 1914
1914
service Royal Navy Boy 2nd Class J28776 HMS Carnarvon Source:6410800 26th April 1914 - 30th April 1914
1914
service Royal Navy Boy 1st Class J28776 HMS Carnarvon Source:6410800 1st May 1914 - 2nd June 1914
1914
enlistment Source:6410800 15th May 1914
1914
service Royal Navy Ordinary Seaman J28776 HMS Carnarvon Source:6410800 3rd June 1914 - 31st December 1914
1915
service Royal Navy Able Seaman J28776 HMS Carnarvon Source:6410800 31st January 1915 - 15th August 1915
1915
service Royal Navy Able Seaman J28776 HMS Vivid I Source:6410800 16th August 1915 - 12th January 1916
1916
service Royal Navy Able Seaman J28776 HMS Valiant Source:6410800 13th January 1916 - 7th September 1917
1917
service Royal Navy Able Seaman J28776 HMS Defiance Source:6410800 8th September 1917 - 25th September 1917
1917
service Royal Navy Able Seaman J28776 HMS Valiant Source:6410800 26th September 1917 - 28th August 1918
1918
service Royal Navy Able Seaman J28776 HMS Victory I Source:6410800 29th August 1918 - 21st September 1918
1918
service Royal Navy Able Seaman J/28776 HMS Vernon Source:6410800 22nd September 1918 - 9th December 1918
1918
dates Age 22 Source:8492246 9th December 1918
hospitalisation Pneumonia Hospital/Institution Source:6410800
employment Baker Source:6410800
1918
death Pneumonia. Haslar Hospital, Portsmouth United Kingdom Source:6410800 9th December 1918
burial Ss. Peter And Paul Churchyard CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West Wittering, Chichester, Sussex United Kingdom Near South-West corner. Plot 1, Row B, Grave 2. Source:8492246

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Harry
Initials H
Last Name Combes
Source 6410800
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy J28776 HMS Carnarvon Boy 2nd Class
Royal Navy J28776 HMS Carnarvon Boy 1st Class
Royal Navy J28776 HMS Carnarvon Ordinary Seaman
Royal Navy J28776 HMS Vivid I Boy 2nd Class
Royal Navy J28776 HMS Carnarvon Able Seaman
Royal Navy J28776 HMS Vivid I Able Seaman
Royal Navy J28776 HMS Valiant Able Seaman
Royal Navy J28776 HMS Defiance Able Seaman
Royal Navy J28776 HMS Valiant Able Seaman
Royal Navy J28776 HMS Victory I Able Seaman
Royal Navy J/28776 HMS Vernon Able Seaman
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah mother
Harry Combes father
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Light Brown
DateHeightSource
1914-06-03 5'6"

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Communities

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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 Yvonne27542
WW1 Naval Casualties Transcription Yvonne27542

External Evidence

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West Wittering War Memorial - IWM information Yvonne27542

Multimedia

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West Wittering Memorial Yvonne27542

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