Boy 1st Class Gilbert James

Royal Navy, HMS Hampshire

Died: Monday 5 June 1916 (aged 17)

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Record:
JAMES, GILBERT
Additional information:
Brother of Fanny Edith Wood, of 28, Lower Darlington St., King's Hill, Wednesbury, Staffs.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
14.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
James, Gilbert
Memorial:
Briton Ferry (WMR 6609)
Location:
Briton Ferry, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
James, Gilbert
Memorial:
Vobster (WMR 30848)
Location:
Mells, Somerset
Name recorded:
James, Gilbert
Memorial:
Men Of Pembrokeshire - Hospital (WMR 6941)
Location:
Haverfordwest, Dyfed
Name recorded:
James, Gilbert
Memorial:
Mells (WMR 1385)
Location:
Mells, Somerset
Name recorded:
James, Gilbert
Memorial:
Neath (WMR 6619)
Location:
Neath, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
Croydon Gas Company (WMR 10800)
Location:
Croydon, Greater London
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
Priddy - WW1 Board (WMR 67465)
Location:
Priddy, Somerset
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
Pitsford - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 42521)
Location:
Pitsford, Northamptonshire
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
St Andrews Church WW1 (WMR 39381)
Location:
Upper Holloway, Greater London
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
Hitchin - WW1 and WW2 Cross (WMR 1126)
Location:
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
Bushby Brothers Cotton Brokers (WMR 15144)
Location:
Liverpool Waterfront, Merseyside
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
Nailsea (Holy Trinity) (WMR 7441)
Location:
Nailsea, Avon
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
Tirril Sockbridge and Yanwath Roll of Honour (WMR 6971)
Location:
Tirril, Cumbria
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
Princetown (WMR 2924)
Location:
Princetown, Devon
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
St Lawrences Church WW1 And WW2 (WMR 42015)
Location:
Hallgarth, south of Pittington, Durham
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
North Staffordshire Railway Company Arch (WMR 13561)
Location:
Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
Sketty Church Club And Institute (WMR 37003)
Location:
Sketty, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
To The Glory Of God, Greater Love Hath No Man Than This (WMR 84714)
Location:
Cardigan/Aberteifi,
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
St Dogmaels WW1 And WW2 (WMR 50253)
Location:
St Dogmaels, Dyfed
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
Location:
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Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
Location:
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Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
Clevedon British School WW1 Memorial Tablet (WMR 12861)
Location:
Clevedon, Avon
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
St John's Earlestown WW1 and WW2 (WMR 84938)
Location:
Earlestown, Merseyside
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
Blythe Bridge Endowed School (WMR 83248)
Location:
Blythe Bridge, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
Trentham Parish Cross (WMR 38438)
Location:
Trent Vale, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
Men Of Pembrokeshire - Hospital (WMR 6941)
Location:
Haverfordwest, Dyfed
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
Lympsham Ce School - WW1- Roll Of Honour (WMR 24758)
Location:
Lympsham, Somerset
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
Wrexham And East Denbighshire Book Of Remembrance (WMR 17903)
Location:
Wrexham, Clwyd
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
Maesteg Servicemen Statue (WMR 6767)
Location:
Maesteg, Mid Glamorgan
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
Newton-le-Willows War Memorial, Earlestown (WMR 15267)
Location:
Earlestown, Merseyside
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
Royal Northern Hospital (WMR 12057)
Location:
Holloway, Greater London
Name recorded:
James, G
Memorial:
St Pauls Church WW1 (WMR 49579)
Location:
Parkend, Gloucestershire

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Name:
Captain G G James
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
1 Jun 1916
Diary:
2 INDIAN CAVALRY DIVISION: 119 (Meerut) Field Ambulance (page 173)
Name:
Captain G G James
Context:
returned_posted
Date:
5 Jun 1916
Diary:
2 INDIAN CAVALRY DIVISION: 119 (Meerut) Field Ambulance (page 173)
Name:
Captain James
Context:
other
Date:
4 Jun 1916
Diary:
2 INDIAN CAVALRY DIVISION: 141 (Secunderabad) Field Ambulance (page 182)
Name:
Captain E G James
Context:
author
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry. (page 146)
Name:
Private W James
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 7 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (page 84)
Name:
Captain E G James
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
2 Jun 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry. (page 159)
Name:
Captain A J S James
Context:
promotion
Date:
9 Jun 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 10 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 56)
Name:
Lieutenant A J S James
Context:
promotion
Date:
9 Jun 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 10 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 56)
Name:
Captain E G James
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
9 Jun 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry. (page 159)
Name:
Captain A J S James
Context:
other
Date:
10 Jun 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 10 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 56)