Banham, Jacob

BORN DARLINGTON 28/05/1861. SON OF ISSAC BANHAM AND SARAH SELVAGE. A DOMESTIC GARDENER. MARRIED HANNAH (ANNIE) WHITE, AT GOMERSAL, YORKSHIRE, ON 21/06/1891. THEY HAD THREE DAUGHTER.

HE ENLISTED AT SPENNY MOOR, YORKSHIRE. FORMERLY, PRIVATE, 19054, EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. TRANSFERRED AND PROMOTED TO SERGEANT, 265520, 4TH ROYAL WELSH FUSILIERS. POSTED TO THE BALKANS. ARRIVED IN FRANCE, ON 08/08/1915. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 28/06/1918.
HE IS LISTED IN ST BARNABAS BOOK, ST MATTHEW’S CHURCH, HULL.

Note: Harold Banham at 42 Dehli Street, Hull; John Thomas Banham, at 258 Hessle Road; (Absent Voters records)


First name:
JACOB
Military Number:
265520
Rank:
Sergeant
Date Died
28/06/1918
Place died:
Aval Wood Military Cemetery, Vieux-Berquin, Nord, France
Age:
57
, , HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK