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About James Arthur Vickers

Date of Birth
24 December, 1884

Service Number
53520

Birth Place
Teesdale, Durham, England

Date of Death
25th July, 1962 77y

Place of Death
Kendal Green Hospital, Kendal, Westmorland South, England

Relationships

Parents
Charles Henry Vickers born abt 1850 and Mary W Simpson born abt 1849. Married Q3 1875 Teesdale, Durham, England.

Siblings
William H born abt 1878 (feeble-minded from childhood), Joseph E born abt 1879, Charles E born abt 1882, Thomas born abt 1887

Marriage
Annie Maria Davison born 17 June, 1883 Q4 1913 Newcastle u Tyne, Northumberland, England.

Children
4 (Family Tree)

Career

Service
Army

Unit
21st West Yorkshire Regiment

Rank
Private

Medals
British War Medal and Victory Medal

Silver Badge
No

Service Record
No

Civilian Employment
1911 Labourer - bricklayer March 1911 - April 1912 Worked at Raby Estates - labourer 1939 - Builder's labourer - heavy

Campaigns
1916-1919 France, Belgium and Germany

Additional Information

Census Information
1891 North Side, Staindrop, Durham, England 1901 Main Street, Staindrop, Durham, England 1911 139 Stanton (Santon?) Street, Elswick, Newcastle u Tyne, Northumberland, England (visitor) Davison family (wife's family)

Electoral Roll
1918-1931 149 Stanton (Santon?) Street, Elswick. Newcastle u Tyne, Northumberland, England ( with Annie Maria)

1939 Register
10a Market Place, Kendal, Westmorland, England

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry, Find My Past

Notes
Probate 5 October, 1962 to Annie Maria Vickers (widow)

- Research by DB