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About John Mumberson

Date of Birth
17 April 1884

Service Number
35886

Birth Place
Little Newsham, Teesdale, Durham, England

Baptism
11 May 1884 Winston, Durham, England

Date of Death
8 August 1971 87y

Place of Death
Staindrop, Durham, England

Burial
St Mary's Church, Staindrop, Durham, England 11 August 1971

Relationships

Parents
Daniel Mumberson born abt 1848 and Isabella (Richardson) Mumberson born abt 1862 Married 21 February 1882 Teesdale Durham England

Siblings
Ann born abt 1883, Daniel Reath born abt 1887, Ethel Mary born abt 1889, Dora born abt 1891, Robert C born abt 1893

Marriage
Mary Elizabeth (Francis) born 20 February 1889 Married Q1 1910 Whitchurch, Shropshire, England

Children
John born 30 May 1910, Daniel born 12 September 1913

Career

Service
Army

Unit
20th Durham Light Infantry

Rank
Private

Medals
British War Medal and Victory Medal

Silver Badge
No

Service Record
No

Civilian Employment
1901 Tailor's apprentice 1911 Journeyman Tailor 1939 Road worker - heavy work

Campaigns
1916-1919 France, Italy and Germany

Additional Information

Census Information
1891 Little Newsham, Durham, England 1901 Beckside, Staindrop, Durham, England 1911 78 Galgate, Barnard Castle, Durham, England

Absent Voters Roll
35886 Private 20th DLI Winston Lane, Staindrop, Durham, England

Electoral Roll
1920 -1931 Winston Lane, Staindrop, Durham, England

1939 Register
Winston Road, Staindrop, Durham, England

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry, Find My Past, Family Search, John Mumberson

Notes
Admitted to 139th Field Ambulance 30 November 1916 with septic right hand CS remembers John lived in Winston Road, Staindrop, worked for the Council and was a tailor. His brother Robert and step-brother Harry Ainsley also served in WW1.

- Research by DB