We remember James Coombe Birt

We remember James Coombe Birt

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Timeline

Timeline

1863
sibling Edward Peter Howard Birt Source:8161590 30th October 1863
1864
sibling Mary Ellen Bradshaw Birt Source:8161590 19th October 1864
1866
sibling Robert Gibson Birt Source:8161590 22nd May 1866
1867
sibling Margaret Coombe Birt Source:8161590 2nd September 1867
1868
sibling Jane Sarah Mcdonald Birt Source:8161590 26th September 1868
1868
sibling Frances Edith Jean Bradshaw Birt Source:8161590 26th September 1868
1871
sibling George Howard Birt Source:8161590 1871
1873
sibling Grace Bilney Birt Source:8161590 1873
1875
birth Wentworth New South Wales Australia Source:8161590 1875
1876
sibling Thomas Harry Howard Birt Source:8161590 1876
1877
sibling Alice Maud Birt Source:8161590 1877
1879
sibling Andrew Trevenen Birt Source:8161590 1879
1881
sibling Charles William Howard Birt Source:8161590 1881
1915
enlistment Blackboy Hill Western Australia Australia Source:8161590 15th December 1915
1915
employment Grazier Tambellup, Western Australia Australia Source:8161590 15th December 1915
1918
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8161590 3rd October 1918
1918
service Australian Imperial Force Lieutenant 4364 28th Australian Infantry Battalion Source:8161590 3rd October 1918
1918
death Killed in Action France Source:8161590 3rd October 1918
1918
dates Age 38 Source:8161590 3rd October 1918
1919
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:8161590 23rd May 1919
burial Prospect Hill Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Gouy, Picardie France 11.B.12 Source:8161590

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names James Coombe
Initials JC
Last Name Birt
Source 8161590
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Australian Imperial Force 4364 28th Australian Infantry Battalion Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
MC British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ellen Coombe mother
George Howard Birt father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edward Peter Howard Birt brother 30th October 1863
Mary Ellen Bradshaw nee Birt sister 19th October 1864
Robert Gibson Birt brother 22nd May 1866
Margaret Coombe Birt sister 2nd September 1867
Frances Edith Jean Bradshaw nee Birt sister 26th September 1868
Jane Sarah Mcdonald Birt sister 26th September 1868
Grace Bilney nee Birt sister 1873
Alice Maud Birt sister 1877
Andrew Trevenen Birt brother 1879
Charles William Howard Birt brother 1881
George Howard Birt brother 1871
Thomas Harry Howard Birt brother 1876
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Florid Brown Brown
DateHeightSource
1915-10-06 5'6"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-10-06 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Australian ANZACs from the National Archives of Australia

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Multimedia

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Prospect Hill Cemetery, Gouy Kathy30586
Katanning War Memorial Kathy30586

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