We remember Walter William James

We remember Walter William James

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Timeline

Timeline

1867
birth Poplar, London, England United Kingdom Source:9562865 Source:9565005 17th May 1867
1874
sibling Thomas James Source:9562868 1874
1888
marriage Eva Jane Gertrude Medcalf Source:9562893 24th October 1888
1889
children Edward Oram James Source:9562868 30th April 1889
1891
children Emily Clara Slocombe Source:9562868 23rd May 1891
1893
children John Valentine James Source:9562868 27th November 1893
1896
children Dorothy May De Hoghton Source:9562868 22nd March 1896
1900
children Walter William James Source:9562868 21st April 1900
1914
enlistment Sydney New South Wales Australia Source:9562868 31st August 1914
appointments Major Source:9562891
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:9562891
marriage M JAMES Source:8303298
service Australian Imperial Force 199 Source:8303298
1931
death War Related Sickness Captain James had a heart condition when he enlisted, and required hospitalisation at times during the war for the same reason; but he did lead a busy life after service. Fairfield, Sydney Australia Source:9562868 8th August 1931
burial Church Of England Non-War Cemetery Smithfield, Sydney Australia Source:9554766

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Walter William
Initials WW
Last Name James
Source 8303298
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Australian Imperial Force 199
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edward Oram James son 30th April 1889
Emily Clara Slocombe daughter 23rd May 1891
John Valentine James son 27th November 1893
Dorothy May De Hoghton daughter 22nd March 1896
Walter William James son 21st April 1900
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emma Merritt mother
Valentine James father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Thomas James brother 1874
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
M JAMES wife
Eva Jane Gertrude Medcalf wife 24th October 1888
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914 5'8"
Religion
DateReligionSource
Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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Australian ANZACs from the National Archives of Australia

External Evidence

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ANZAC Walter William James Debbie158846
Obituary Debbie158846
Major James Fairfield's loss Debbie158846

Multimedia

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Birth Certificate of Walter William James Debbie158846
Death certificate for Walter William James Debbie158846
Australian Imperial Force headstone Debbie158846
Marriage of Walter William James Debbie158846
Captain Walter William James Debbie158846
Captain James Debbie158846
Captain Walter William James Debbie158846
Military Cross citation Debbie158846
With regards & best wishes to all at Brightlingsea Debbie158846
Eva and Walter James Debbie158846
The Honk, 18 January 1916, p.6 Debbie158846
Last of the ANZAC engineers at Gallipoli Debbie158846

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