We remember James David Shearer

We remember James David Shearer

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Timeline

Timeline

1887
sibling Donald Alexander Shearer Source:8385176 1887
1893
birth Maitland, New South Wales Australia Source:8385176 March 1893
1897
sibling Gavin Fram Shearer Source:8385176 1897
1914
dates Age 21 Source:8385176 4th August 1914
1915
location 'Derrama', St Marks Road, in the Randwick suburb of Sydney, New South Wales United Kingdom parents address Source:8385176 18th August 1915
1915
dates Age 22 Source:8385176 19th August 1915
1915
employment Station Overseer Not known Sydney, New South Wales Australia Source:8385176 19th August 1915
1915
enlistment the Warwick Farm suburb of Sydney, New South Wales Australia Source:8385176 19th August 1915
1915
service Australian Imperial Force Trooper 1611 12th Light Horse Regiment Source:8385176 19th August 1915 - 7th March 1917
1916
theatres Egypt :4 Source:8385176 7th May 1916 - 24th June 1919
1917
service Australian Imperial Force Trooper 1611 4th Light Horse Training Regiment Source:8385176 8th March 1917 - 5th June 1917
1917
service Australian Imperial Force Trooper 1611 12th Light Horse Regiment Source:8385176 6th June 1917 - 17th April 1919
1918
dates Age 25 Source:8385176 11th November 1918
1919
service Australian Imperial Force Lance Corporal 1611 12th Light Horse Regiment Source:8385176 18th April 1919 - 20th September 1919
1919
dates Age 26 Source:8385176 20th September 1919
1919
discharge Source:8385176 20th September 1919
1923
dates Age 29 Source:8385176 17th February 1923
1923
location 30 St Marks Road, in the Randwick suburb of Sydney, New South Wales Australia parents address Source:8385176 17th February 1923
1962
dates Age 69 Source:8385176 3rd May 1962
1962
death Not War Related James David Shearer died over 40 years after the ending of the Great War. He was 69. (probably) Sydney, New South Wales Australia Source:8385176 3rd May 1962

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names James David
Initials JD
Last Name Shearer
Source 8385176
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
'Derrama', St Marks Road, in the Randwick suburb of Sydney, New South Wales United Kingdom parents address known 18th August 1915
30 St Marks Road, in the Randwick suburb of Sydney, New South Wales Australia parents address known 17th February 1923
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Australian Imperial Force 1611 12th Light Horse Regiment Trooper
Australian Imperial Force 1611 4th Light Horse Training Regiment Trooper
Australian Imperial Force 1611 12th Light Horse Regiment Trooper
Australian Imperial Force 1611 12th Light Horse Regiment Lance Corporal
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
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mirron May Shearer mother
James Shearer father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Donald Alexander Shearer brother 1887
Gavin Fram Shearer brother 1897
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fair Grey Fair
DateHeightSource
1915-08-19 5'9"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-08-19 Presbyterian - inc Church of Scotland

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Official Records

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Australian ANZACs from the National Archives of Australia

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected byMore information
Lives of the First World War entry for 4348 Gavin Fram Shearer - AIF Keith22624
Lives of the First World War entry for 2390 Donald Alexander Shearer - AIF Keith22624

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12th Light Horse Regiment Keith22624

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