We remember James Cooke Chandler

We remember James Cooke Chandler

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Timeline

Timeline

1896
birth Birkenhead, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:9511939 Source:6984290 28th April 1896
1914
employment Shipping Clerk Alfred Holt and Co Liverpool United Kingdom Source:9511939 6th August 1914
1914
enlistment Liverpool United Kingdom Source:9511939 6th August 1914
1914
service British Army Private 3095 The King's (Liverpool) Regiment Source:9511939 28th October 1914
1916
service British Army Temporary Second Lieutenant Cheshire Regiment Source:9511939 19th January 1916
1916
dates Age 20 Source:6984287 12th July 1916
1916
service British Army Second Lieutenant Cheshire Regiment Source:9511939 12th July 1916
1916
death Killed in Action Killed in The Battle of The Somme. Somme France Source:7151271 Source:6984296 12th July 1916
burial Bouzincourt Communal Cemetery Extension CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France II. G. 6 Source:9511939
education Birkenhead Institute Birkenhead United Kingdom Source:9511921
sibling Frank F Chandler Source:9511880

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names James Cooke
Initials JC
Last Name Chandler
Source 770045
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
22 Holly Bank Road, Birkenhead. United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
British Army 3095 The King's (Liverpool) Regiment "Z" Company Private
British Army Cheshire Regiment Temporary Second Lieutenant
British Army Cheshire Regiment "C" Company Second Lieutenant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Wilson Chandler father
Sarah Benn Chandler mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Frank Chandler brother
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914-08-06 5'6"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-08-06 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Hannah21187
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Hannah21187
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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CWGC: James Cooke Chandler Hannah21187
London gazette entry 19 January 1916 Alun44477
Record of birth Alun44477
Ancestry link to 1911 Census Alun44477
Ancestry link to Marriage Indexes Alun44477

Multimedia

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Birkenhead News story Alun44477
Birkenhead Institute War Memorial Alun44477
Birkenhead Institute Roll of Honour Alun44477

Stories

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