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Forename(s): John Edward
Place of Birth: Bradford, Yorkshire
Service No: 3/8264
Regiment / Corps / Service: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 6th (Service) Battalion
Division: 11th (Northern) Division
Date of Death: 1915-08-07
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Panel 55 to 58.
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: HELLES MEMORIAL
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial(s): Not Listed (View Names Not Listed on a Local War Memorial)
John Edward Mumby was the son of William and Alice Mumby, née Bowker. William was born at Ulceby, Lincolnshire and Alice at Bradford, Yorkshire.
1891 Bradford, Yorkshire Census: 34, Lawrence Street - John Edward Mumby, aged 6 years, born Bradford, son of William and Alice Mumby. [William and Alice were living next door to his parents, Edward and Mary Jane Mumby.]
John was married to Ethel Martin in 1905.
1911 Silsden, Yorkshire Census: 13, Walker's Place - John Edward Mumby, aged 26 years, born Bradford, Yorkshire, husband of Ethel Mumby.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte John E. Mumby, 3/8264, Yorkshire Regiment. Theatre of War: (2B) Balkans. Qualifying date [for 1914-15 Star]: 14 July 1915.
Data Source: Craven Herald Article
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 11th (Northern) Division
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