James Kendal Telford

James Kendal Telford

Birth 1889 Death 18th Dec 1916 Pte
Regiment South African Infantry
Service #7909

Personal Details

Place of Birth Cleator Moor
Residence at Enlistment 367 Jules Street,Mavern , Johanesburg
Residence (Roll of Honour) De Deur, Transvaal, South Africa.
Residence 1911 Census 367 Jules Street,Mavern , Johanesburg
School(s) Attended
Religion/Church Attended C of E
Organisation Membership
Employment/Trade Fitter
Place of Work Heathcote Foundry , Birks Road (prior to emigrating to South Africa )
Family (Parents and Grandparents) James & Mary Ann Telford
Siblings Daniel , Geiorge H ,David,Hannah J , Violet ,Phoebe, Robert ,Maggie,Mary Ellen
Wife's Name and Maiden Name Ellen Telford
Remarriage of Widow
Children's Christian Name(s)
Family Connection to Roll of Honour


The Victory Medal
The Victory Medal
The British War Medal, 1914-18
The British War Medal, 1914-18

Military Details

Regiment at Enlistment Regiment South African Infantry
Battalion at Enlistment 4th
Rank at Enlistment Pte
Naval Vessels Served
Service Number at Enlistment 7909
Date of Enlistment 26 November 1915
Place of Enlistment Johanessburg
Other Regiment
Other Battalion
Other Rank
Date of Transfer to other Regiment
Service Facts
Battalion Diary or Nautical Facts

Death and Memorial Details

Age at Death 27
Date of Death 18th Dec 1916
Regiment at Death Regiment South African Infantry
Battalion/Vessel at Death 4th
Rank at Death Pte
Circumstances of Death Killed in Action
Service Number at Death 7909
Field of Action at Death France
Place of Death
Battle at Death
Grave/Memorial Image No image.
Location of Grave/Memorial FAUBOURG D'AMIENS CEMETERY, ARRAS II. .A. 27
Grave Position II. A. 27.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Link https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/575155/telford,-james-kendal/
Grave/Memorial Country France
Private Memorial St Johns war memorial


Link #1 http://www.southafricawargraves.org/search/details.php?id=24903
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