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Name James Graham
Nick Name  
Last Known Address Eden Street, Fulwell. Sunderland.
Family Circumstances Married to Emma Graham.

Unit of Service Royal Engineers.
Number and Rank 65896. Sapper.
Date & Place of Death

7th January 1920.

War Pensioners Hospital, Chester Road, Sunderland. Aged 37.

Grave Location
(if known)
Mere Knolls Cemetary, Sunderland.
Where Commemorated
(if known)

Venerable Bede Memorial Board, Royal Artillery Club, Mary Street, Sunderland.

The War Memorial, Chichester Road / Sea Lane , Fulwell, Sunderland.


Details of any Medals, conflict, training or operations which the deceased had participated in during service.

James was awarded the Silver War Badge. It is Likely that James was entited to the Victory and the 1914 - 1918 War Medal. At this stage we have no records to confirm that is correct. Many WW1 records were destroyed during WW2.

Other general information. online links, images etc.

 

James

 

Below is a Biography of James submitted by his Grandaughter Margaret.

Below: The Central Register showing James Birth.

The 1901 Census Showing him living with his parents.

 

NAME:James E Graham

 

AGE:19

 

ESTIMATED BIRTH YEAR :abt 1882

 

RELATION TO HEAD: Son

 

GENDER:Male

 

FATHER: Clement A Graham

 

MOTHER: Isabella M Graham

 

BIRTH PLACE: Sunderland, Durham, England

 

CIVIL PARISH: Fulwell

 

ECCLESIASTICAL PARISH: Monkwearmouth All Saints

 

TOWN: Fulwell

 

COUNTY: Durham

 

COUNTRY: England

 

Household Members.

NAME

AGE

Clement A Graham

52

Isabella M Graham

52

James E Graham

19

Frederick Graham

17

Victor Graham

15

 

 

The 1911. Census showing James married with 2 children.

NAME:

James Graham

AGE IN 1911:

29

ESTIMATED BIRTH YEAR:

abt 1882

RELATION TO HEAD:

Head

GENDER:

Male

BIRTH PLACE:

Monkwearmouth, Durham, England

CIVIL PARISH:

Fulwell

COUNTY/ISLAND:

Durham

COUNTRY:

England

STREET ADDRESS:

4 Eden Street Fulwell Sunderland

MARITAL STATUS:

Married

OCCUPATION:

Joiner

HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS:

NAME

AGE

James Graham

29

Emma Graham

25

William Graham

3

Martha Graham

2

 

 

James and Emma's Marriage Certificate and Central Registry entry.

 

James Army Attestation papers and description of Attestation.

 

 

The Roll of War Badge recepients.

 

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission Roll of Honour.

 

James's Grave and the  Central War Casualty list.

 

The Imperial War Graves Commission papers with details of James's headstone

and the Graves Registration Report Form.

 

 

A picture of Mere Knolls Cemetary, Sunderland

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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