We remember James Lockhart Ashton

We remember James Lockhart Ashton

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Timeline

Timeline

1877
sibling Thomas Ashton Source:7946614 1877
1880
birth Perth United Kingdom Source:7693864 Source:7946514 3rd March 1880
1884
sibling Christina Ashton Source:7946614 1884
1885
sibling Robert Ashton Source:7946614 1885
1891
location 17 Broomhill Street, Barony, Lanarkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:7946614 5th April 1891
1891
dates Age 10 Source:7946614 5th April 1891
1891
sibling Marion Ashton Source:7946614 1891
1898
employment Labourer Source:7946529 20th October 1898
1898
enlistment Glasgow United Kingdom Source:7946529 20th October 1898
1898
service Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry: Portsmouth Division Source:7693864 20th October 1898
1898
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry Regimental Depot, Walmer Source:7946529 20th October 1898 - 16th August 1899
1899
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry Portsmouth Division Source:7946529 17th August 1899 - 11th October 1899
1899
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Indefatigable Source:7946529 12th December 1899 - 13th January 1903
1903
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry SS Ocamo Source:7946529 1st January 1903 - 8th February 1903
1903
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry Portsmouth Division Source:7946529 9th February 1903 - 30th September 1903
1903
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Victory Source:7946529 1st October 1903 - 29th February 1904
1904
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Hercules Source:7946529 1st March 1904 - 18th January 1905
1905
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Fire Queen Source:7946529 19th January 1905 - 10th February 1905
1905
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry Portsmouth Division Source:7946529 11th February 1905 - 2nd May 1905
1905
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Cressy Source:7946529 3rd May 1905 - 12th March 1906
1906
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Berwick Source:7946529 13th March 1906 - 12th April 1907
1907
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry Portsmouth Division Source:7946529 13th April 1907 - 17th May 1907
1907
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Royal Arthur Source:7946529 18th May 1907 - 31st December 1908
1907
marriage Alice Mabel Peachey Source:7946649 3rd July 1907
1907
dates Age 24 Source:7946649 3rd July 1907
1908
children James Ashton Source:7946654 11th January 1908
1909
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry Portsmouth Division Source:7946529 1st January 1909 - 28th December 1909
1909
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Prince George Source:7946529 29th December 1909 - 14th October 1910
1910
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry Portsmouth Division Source:7946529 15th October 1910 - 29th October 1910
1910
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Fleet Reserve Portsmouth Division (at drill) Source:7946529 30th October 1910 - 5th November 1910
1911
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Fleet Reserve Portsmouth Division (at drill) Source:7946529 22nd January 1911 - 28th January 1911
1911
dates Age 31 Source:7946623 2nd April 1911
1912
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Fleet Reserve Portsmouth Division (at drill) Source:7946529 8th September 1912 - 14th September 1912
1913
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Fleet Reserve Portsmouth Division (at drill) Source:7946529 31st August 1913 - 6th September 1913
1914
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Victory [Mobilisation Training] Source:7946529 15th July 1914 - 25th July 1914
1914
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Crescent Source:7946529 2nd August 1914 - 4th December 1914
1914
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry Portsmouth Division Source:7946529 5th September 1914 - 17th December 1914
1914
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Bayano Source:7946529 18th December 1914 - 11th November 1915
service Royal Navy Private 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry Source:7946502
1915
death Killed in Action Bayano was on her way to Liverpool when she was intercepted by submarine U-27 at 5.15am.The Bayano sank very rapidly and only 4 officers/22 ratings were saved. 14 officers/181 ratings were killed. Ten miles NW by W of Corsewall Point United Kingdom Source:7946514 Source:7946659 11th March 1915
burial Larne New Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial County Antrim Location of Grave: Sec 3 C. 1108 Name and Address of Cemetery: Larne Cemetery, County Antrim, Ireland United Kingdom Sec. 3C. 1106 Source:9276145 Source:7946514

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names James Lockhart
Initials JL
Last Name Ashton
Source 7693864
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
17 Broomhill Street, Barony, Lanarkshire United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry: Portsmouth Division
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry Regimental Depot, Walmer Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry Portsmouth Division Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Indefatigable Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry SS Ocamo Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry Portsmouth Division Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Victory Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Hercules Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Fire Queen Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry Portsmouth Division Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Cressy Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Berwick Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry Portsmouth Division Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Royal Arthur Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry Portsmouth Division Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Prince George Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry Portsmouth Division Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Fleet Reserve Portsmouth Division (at drill) Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Fleet Reserve Portsmouth Division (at drill) Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Fleet Reserve Portsmouth Division (at drill) Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Fleet Reserve Portsmouth Division (at drill) Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Victory [Mobilisation Training] Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Crescent Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry Portsmouth Division Private
Royal Navy 9947 Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Bayano Private
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
James Ashton son 11th January 1908
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jane Farquhar Ashton nee Lockhart mother
Thomas Ashton father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Thomas Ashton brother 1877
Robert Ashton brother 1885
Marion Ashton sister 1891
Christina Ashton sister 1884
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Mabel Peachey wife 3rd July 1907
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Dark Dark Brown Hazel
DateHeightSource
1898-10-20 5'7"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1898-10-20 Presbyterian - inc Church of Scotland

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Royal Marines 1899-1919
Royal Marine Medal Roll 1914-1920 Transcription Anne23518
WW1 Naval Casualties Transcription Anne23518
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Anne23518

External Evidence

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UK, Admiralty, Royal Navy and Royal Marine War Graves Roll Stephen163
"Royal Marines: Registers of Service", 9947 James L Ashton Stephen163
England and Wales, General Register Office, Death Index Stephen163
Wreck Site: HMS Bayano [+1915] Stephen163

Multimedia

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UK, Admiralty, Naval War Deaths 1914-1921 Stephen163
UK, Admiralty: Naval Lists 1915 page 147 Stephen163
UK, Admiralty: Naval Medal and Award Rolls Stephen163
1891 Census of Scottish, Lanarkshire Stephen163
1911 Census of England, Hampshire Stephen163
Marriage certificate Stephen163
Royal Marines Peter34996

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