We remember William George Humberstone

We remember William George Humberstone

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1893
sibling Fred Humberstone Source:8587011 1893
1896
sibling Alice Matilda Humberstone Source:8587011 1896
1898
birth North Willingham, Market Rasen, Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:6411659 Source:8587011 13th January 1898
1899
sibling Edward Albert Humberstone Source:8587011 1899
1900
sibling Louise Lilian Humberstone Source:8587011 1900
1901
location Langley's Cottage, South Ormsby, Horncastle, Lincolnshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8587011 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 3 Source:8587011 31st March 1901
1902
sibling Herbert Humberstone Source:8587011 1902
1904
sibling Winifred Humberstone Source:8587011 1904
1909
sibling Reginald Humberstone Source:8587011 1909
1911
location Sturton, Horncastle, Lincolnshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8587013 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 13 Source:8587013 2nd April 1911
1916
service Royal Navy Ordinary Seaman J29634 [Latterly] HMS Pembroke Source:8587016 13th January 1916 - 9th July 1919
1916
enlistment Chatham, Kent United Kingdom Source:8587021 13th January 1916
1916
employment Horseman A local farm Horncastle, Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:8587016 13th January 1916
1916
dates Age 18 Source:8587016 13th January 1916
1919
discharge Source:8587021 9th July 1919
1919
dates Age 21 Source:8587016 9th July 1919
1920
dates Age 22 Source:8587021 25th July 1920
1920
death Not War Related The cause of William George Humberstone's death is unknown. But it is unlikely to have been an illness related to war. (A possibility is tuberculosis). He was only 22. South Ormsby, Boston, Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:8587021 25th July 1920
burial Boston Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Boston, Lincolnshire United Kingdom G. 194 Source:8587021

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William George
Initials WG
Last Name Humberstone
Source 6411659
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Langley's Cottage, South Ormsby, Horncastle, Lincolnshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Sturton, Horncastle, Lincolnshire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy J29634 [Latterly] HMS Pembroke Ordinary Seaman
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Humberstone father
Alice Matilda Lilley formerly Humberstone nee Wiley mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Fred Humberstone brother 1893
Alice Matilda Humberstone sister 1896
Edward Albert Humberstone brother 1899
Louise Lilian Humberstone sister 1900
Herbert Humberstone brother 1902
Winifred Humberstone sister 1904
Reginald Humberstone brother 1909
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Blue Brown
DateHeightSource
1916-01-13 5'3"

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Official Records

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Royal Navy Seamen 1899-1919

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CWGC Entry for J/29634 William George Humberstone Keith22624

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A Royal Navy Emblem Keith22624

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