James Benjamin Albert HANSCOMB

James Benjamin Albert HANSCOMB

Male 1876 - 1916  (40 years)

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  • Name James Benjamin Albert HANSCOMB 
    Born 1876  Lambeth, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 05 Aug 1916  Pozieres, France & Flanders Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Regimental number 4132; Place of birth: London, England; School: Church of England, London, England; Age on arrival in Australia: 31; Religion: Church of England; Occupation: Painter; Address: Toowoomba, Queensland; Marital status: Married; Age at embarkation: 39; Next of kin: Wife, Mrs Amelia Hanscomb, Arthur Street, Dalby, Queensland; Enlistment date: 3 September 1915; Rank on enlistment: Private; Unit name: 25th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement; AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/3; Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT Commonwealth on 28 March 1916; Rank from Nominal Roll: Private; Unit from Nominal Roll: 25th Battalion; Fate: Killed in Action 5 August 1916; Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll): Given name James Benjamin; Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France; Age at death from cemetery records: 40; Place of burialNo known grave; Commemoration detailsP:Aust: lian National Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, France; Panel number, Roll of Honour, Australian War Memorial: 104; Miscellaneous information from cemetery records: Parents: Henry and Mary HANSCOMB; husband of Amelia HANSCOMB, Baggot Street, Dalby, Queensland; Other details: War service: Western Front; Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal. The AIF Project, http://www.aif.adfa.edu.au
    Person ID I351  Cowcher
    Last Modified 27 Dec 2015 

    Family Private 
    Children 
     1. Lily Annie Isabella HANSCOMB,   b. 1898, Battersea, London Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. James John HANSCOMB,   b. 10 Oct 1900, Bow, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1901, Wandsworth, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Benjamin Albert HANSCOMB,   b. 04 Jun 1902, Battersea, London Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. Private
     5. Rose Ruby HANSCOMB,   b. 08 Oct 1906, Battersea, London Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Private
     7. Millicent Otway HANSCOMB,   b. 1911, at sea on board vessel "Otway" Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Annie Mary HANSCOMB,   b. Abt 1915, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. James Victor HANSCOMB,   b. Abt 1915, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F106  Group Sheet

  • Notes 

  • Sources 
    1. [S2] GRO Indexes, (www.ancestry.co.uk), SQ1876, Lambeth, 1d 431.

    2. [S35] Australian BMDs, (Period, 1778-19??), Place: QLD; No:003663 Pg: 828.

    3. [S24] Ancestry.com, NSW Australia Unassisted Immigrant Pax Lists 1826-1922.

    4. [S34] Immigrant Register (Qld).