Petty Officer David James

Royal Navy, HMS Kennet

Died: Saturday 22 August 1914 (aged 38)

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This record relates to a Royal Navy casualty who served in the First World War, but because he had enlisted many years before, the record was not included amongst the naval records that were automatically created in the Lives of the First World War project
Record:
JAMES, DAVID
Additional information:
Cemetery:
PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
1.
Country:
United Kingdom

Possible matches

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Name recorded:
James, David
Memorial:
East Retford - Cross (WMR 26975)
Location:
East Retford, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
James, David
Memorial:
Cofres Y Cwroniaid (WMR 84515)
Location:
Morriston,
Name recorded:
James, David
Memorial:
Cofres Y Cwroniaid (WMR 84515)
Location:
Morriston,
Name recorded:
James, David
Memorial:
Cardigan (WMR 6905)
Location:
Cardigan, Dyfed
Name recorded:
James, David
Memorial:
Cenarth (WMR 36630)
Location:
Cenarth, Dyfed
Name recorded:
James, David
Memorial:
Ciliau Park School Area WW1 (WMR 36647)
Location:
Ciliau Aeron, Dyfed
Name recorded:
James, David
Memorial:
Hyde Road Wesleyan Methodist Church & Sunday School (WMR 55609)
Location:
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
James, David
Memorial:
Newcastle Emlyn (WMR 36690)
Location:
Newcastle Emlyn, Dyfed
Name recorded:
James, David
Memorial:
St Florence (WMR 6965)
Location:
St Florence, Dyfed
Name recorded:
James, D
Memorial:
St Peters Memorial Hall (WMR 12976)
Location:
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Name recorded:
James, D
Memorial:
Nicholforest (WMR 4309)
Location:
Nicholforest/Penton/Catlowdy, Cumbria
Name recorded:
James, D
Memorial:
St Davids Church Hall WW1 And WW2 Roh (WMR 2066)
Location:
Bangor Teifi, Dyfed
Name recorded:
James, D
Memorial:
Bentley - Cross (WMR 28077)
Location:
Bentley, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
James, D
Memorial:
To The Glory Of God, Greater Love Hath No Man Than This (WMR 84714)
Location:
Cardigan/Aberteifi,
Name recorded:
James, D
Memorial:
Welsh Field Company Royal Engineers (WMR 36769)
Location:
Llanelli, Dyfed
Name recorded:
James, D
Memorial:
Llangynfelyn School WW1 (WMR 36735)
Location:
Taliesin, Dyfed
Name recorded:
James, D
Memorial:
Stanwix - WW1 Wall (WMR 4254)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
James, D
Memorial:
Welsh Field Company Re - WW1 (WMR 36627)
Location:
Carmarthen, Dyfed
Name recorded:
James, D
Memorial:
Men of the County of Pembroke (WMR 6812)
Location:
Haverfordwest, Dyfed

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Name:
James
Context:
award
Date:
22 Aug 1914
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 57 Field Company Royal Engineers (page 254)
Name:
Colonel James
Context:
combat
Date:
26 Aug 1914
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Manchester Regiment (page 6)
Name:
Colonel James
Context:
combat
Date:
26 Aug 1914
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Manchester Regiment (page 5)