We remember John Robert Ledgewood Chambers

We remember John Robert Ledgewood Chambers

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Timeline

Timeline

1889
birth Jamaica Source:9131834 January 1889
1901
dates Age 12 Source:9133201 1901
1901
location Shorncliffe camp, Sandgate, Kent United Kingdom military residence address Source:9133201 1901
1904
enlistment Dover United Kingdom Source:9131913 27th February 1904
1904
dates Age 15 Source:9131913 27th February 1904
1904
service British Army Boy 5462 Army Ordnance Corps Source:9131913 27th February 1904 - 28th August 1906
1906
discharge Source:9131913 28th August 1906
1911
dates Age 22 Source:9131834 24th March 1911
1911
employment Gunsmith Source:9131834 24th March 1911
1911
service British Army Private 10881 Royal Scots 2nd Battalion Source:9131834 24th March 1911
1913
service British Army Corporal 10881 Royal Scots 2nd Battalion Source:9131834 30th July 1913
1914
service British Army Acting Serjeant 10881 Royal Scots 2nd Battalion Source:9131834 26th August 1914
1914
dates Age 25 Source:7516968 15th October 1914
location Edinburgh, Scotland United Kingdom Source:9131833
service British Army Serjeant 10881 Royal Scots 2nd Battalion Source:9131833
1914
death Killed in Action France Source:7516968 Source:9131833 15th October 1914
burial Le Touret Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Panel 4. Source:7516968

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John Robert Ledgewood
Initials JRL
Last Name Chambers
Source 9131913
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Edinburgh, Scotland United Kingdom
Shorncliffe camp, Sandgate, Kent United Kingdom military residence address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 10881 Royal Scots 2nd Battalion Serjeant
British Army 5462 Army Ordnance Corps Boy
British Army 10881 Royal Scots 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 10881 Royal Scots 2nd Battalion Acting Serjeant
British Army 10881 Royal Scots 2nd Battalion Corporal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margaret mother
Sgt-Master Tailor John Chambers father
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Blue Reddish brown
DateHeightSource

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Deborah102878
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Deborah102878
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Deborah102878
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith1947
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Deborah102878

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Multimedia

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Out of Many One People Deborah102878
Remembrance Deborah102878

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