We remember John Short

We remember John Short

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Timeline

Timeline

1898
location Lumley Street, Grangemouth United Kingdom parents address Source:9153696 11th June 1898
1898
birth Grangemouth United Kingdom Source:9153696 Source:9153681 11th June 1898
1901
location Lumley Street, Grangemouth United Kingdom parents address Source:9153681 1901
1917
appointments 3rd Air Mechanic Source:6808083 11th January 1917 - 1st March 1917
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Air Mechanic 2nd Class 53657 Royal Flying Corps School for Wireless Operators Source:6808083 1st March 1917
1917
events School for Wireless Operators, RFC Training Aldershot United Kingdom Source:9154925 16th June 1917
1917
enlistment Source:6808083 1917
1917
events Active Service Duration of Active Service France Source:9159107 June 1917 - 5th March 1918
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Air Mechanic 2nd Class 53657 Royal Flying Corps 59th Squadron Source:9153675 June 1917 - 5th March 1918
employment Postal Clerk Wireless Opr (Tnr) Source:6808083
location 20 Paris Street, Grangemouth, Stirlingshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9153675
location 20, Paris St., Grangemouth, Stirlingshire. United Kingdom parents address Source:9153675
1918
death Killed in Action France Source:9153629 5th March 1918
burial Delsaux Farm Cemetery, Beugny CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France II. A. 15 Source:9153675

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John
Initials J
Last Name Short
Source 6808083
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
20 Paris Street, Grangemouth, Stirlingshire United Kingdom parents address
20, Paris St., Grangemouth, Stirlingshire. United Kingdom parents address
Lumley Street, Grangemouth United Kingdom parents address known 11th June 1898
Lumley Street, Grangemouth United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 53657 Royal Flying Corps School for Wireless Operators Air Mechanic 2nd Class
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 53657 Royal Flying Corps 59th Squadron Air Mechanic 2nd Class
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah Short mother
Robert Short father
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1917 5'7"

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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British RAF Airmen 1912-1919
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Angus67173
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Angus67173
Medal Index Cards Transcription Yvonne27542

External Evidence

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CWGC record Angus67173
Birth certificate Angus67173
Grangemouth - Young Airman Killed Angus67173
Burgh of Grangemouth Roll of Honour Angus67173
Grangemouth War Memorial, Zetland Park Angus67173

Multimedia

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2nd Air Mechanic John Short Angus67173
Delsaux Farm Cemetery, Beugny, Pas de Calais Vincent96527
RFC - School for Wireless Operators - June 1916 Angus67173
John Short Angus67173

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