We remember Jerome Cann

We remember Jerome Cann

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
sibling William J. Cann Source:8969768 1892
1893
sibling Fred A. Cann Source:8969768 1893
1894
sibling Stephen W. Cann Source:8969768 1894
1897
birth Tintagel, Camelford, Cornwall United Kingdom Source:8969721 Source:7694410 1897
1898
sibling Ernest Cann Source:8969768 1898
1900
sibling Elsie Maud Cann Source:8969781 1900
1901
location Treknow, Trevena, Tintagel, Cornwall United Kingdom parents address Source:8969768 1901
1901
dates Age 4 Source:8969768 1901
1902
sibling Frank Cann Source:8969781 1902
1904
sibling Norman Cann Source:8969781 1904
1906
sibling Gladys Cann Source:8969781 1906
1907
sibling Laurence Cann Source:8969781 1907
1909
sibling Dorothy Cann Source:8969781 1909
1911
sibling Alexandra Cann Source:8969781 1911
1911
dates Age 14 Source:8969781 1911
1912
enlistment Plymouth, Devon United Kingdom Source:7694410 1st November 1912
1912
employment Waiter United Kingdom Source:7694410 1912
1912
location Trevena, Tintagel, Cornwall United Kingdom parents address Source:8969721 1912
1914
service Royal Navy Private PLY/15899 Royal Marine Light Infantry: Plymouth Division HMS Amphion Source:7694410 9th April 1914 - 6th August 1914
1914
dates Age 17 Source:8969721 6th August 1914
1914
death Killed in Action HMS Amphion sank after striking a mine from the German minelayer that she and her destroyers had sunk the previous day. 132 of Amphion's crew died in this first Royal Navy loss of WW1. North Sea, off the Thames Estuary. United Kingdom Source:8969721 Source:8969815 6th August 1914
burial Plymouth Naval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Plymouth, Devon United Kingdom Panel 4 Source:8969755
sibling . . Source:8969721
marriage Emily Quaintance Source:7694410

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Jerome
Initials J
Last Name Cann
Source 7694410
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Treknow, Trevena, Tintagel, Cornwall United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Trevena, Tintagel, Cornwall United Kingdom parents address known 1912
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy PLY/15899 Royal Marine Light Infantry: Plymouth Division HMS Amphion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 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
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Stephen Cann father
Mary Ann Cann mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William J. Cann brother 1892
Fred A. Cann brother 1893
Stephen W. Cann brother 1894
Ernest Cann brother 1898
Frank Cann brother 1902
Norman Cann brother 1904
Gladys Cann sister 1906
Laurence Cann brother 1907
Alexandra Cann sister 1911
Elsie Maud Cann sister 1900
Dorothy Cann sister 1909
. . brother
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emily Quaintance wife
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Sallow Brown Brown
DateHeightSource
1912 5'4"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1912 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Royal Marines 1899-1919
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Andrew43023
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Andrew43023
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Andrew43023
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Andrew43023
Royal Marine Medal Roll 1914-1920 Transcription Andrew43023
WW1 Naval Casualties Transcription Andrew43023

External Evidence

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CANN, Jerome Andrew43023
Plymouth Naval Memorial Roll of Honour, World War One. Andrew43023
HMS Amphion (1911) Andrew43023

Multimedia

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Jerome Cann Steven158817
PLY/15899 Private Jerome Cann Royal Marine Light Steven158817

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