We remember John William Coomber

We remember John William Coomber

Timeline

Timeline

1885
birth Loose, Kent United Kingdom Source:8886316 23rd May 1885
1891
location 12 Loose Hill, Loose, Kent United Kingdom parents address Source:8886336 1891
1896
sibling Victor Herbert Coomber Source:8886343 1896
1899
sibling Leonard Stephen Coomber Source:8886343 1899
1901
location Loose Hill, Loose, Kent United Kingdom parents address Source:8886343 1901
1908
marriage Rosetta Spears Source:8886316 7th October 1908
1909
children Gladys Irene May Coomber Source:8886316 17th September 1909
1910
children Dorothy Emily Phyllis Coomber Source:8886316 22nd October 1910
1911
location 159 Upper Stone Street, Maidstone, Kent United Kingdom their own address Source:8886368 1911
1912
children Ewart Victor John Coomber Source:8886316 5th October 1912
1914
service British Army Private G/280 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 6th Battalion Source:8886316 24th August 1914
1915
service British Army Serjeant G/280 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 6th Battalion Source:8886316 25th May 1915
1916
service British Army Company Serjeant Major G/280 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 6th Battalion Source:8886316 9th September 1916
1918
service British Army Company Serjeant Major G/280 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 3rd Battalion Source:8886316 20th December 1918 - 25th February 1919
1919
location 159 Upper Stone Street, Maidstone, Kent United Kingdom their own address Source:8886316 25th February 1919
service British Army Royal Army Medical Corps Transport Source:8886316
service British Army Warrant Officer Class 2 GS/280 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 6th Battalion Source:8886316
service British Army The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) Source:8886316
1962
death Maidstone, Kent United Kingdom Source:8886348 1962
awards Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration Source:8886316

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John William
Initials JW
Last Name Coomber
Source 8886316
First Names Jonathan W
Initials JW
Last Name Coomber
Source 8886316
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
12 Loose Hill, Loose, Kent United Kingdom parents address known 1891
159 Upper Stone Street, Maidstone, Kent United Kingdom their own address known 1911
159 Upper Stone Street, Maidstone, Kent United Kingdom their own address known 25th February 1919
Loose Hill, Loose, Kent United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment)
British Army GS/280 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 6th Battalion Warrant Officer Class 2
British Army G/280 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 6th Battalion Serjeant
British Army G/280 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 6th Battalion Company Serjeant Major
British Army G/280 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 6th Battalion Private
British Army Royal Army Medical Corps Transport
British Army G/280 The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 3rd Battalion Company Serjeant Major
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Gladys Irene May Coomber daughter 17th September 1909
Dorothy Emily Phyllis Coomber daughter 22nd October 1910
Ewart Victor John Coomber son 5th October 1912
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Olive Elizabeth mother
John William Coomber father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Victor Herbert Coomber brother 1896
Leonard Stephen Coomber brother 1899
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Rosetta Spears wife 7th October 1908

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FamilySearch United Kingdom, World War I Service Records Bearsted33934
FamilySearch England Births and Christenings Bearsted33934
1891 census Loose, Kent Bearsted33934
1901 census Loose, Kent Bearsted33934
FreeBMD Death Dec 1962 for John W Coomber Bearsted33934
1911 census Maidstone, Kent Bearsted33934

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