James Richard Shipton

Name

James Richard Shipton

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

03/05/1917
21

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Trooper
879
Household Cavalry & Cavalry of the Line (inc. Yeomanry & Imperial Camel Corps)
Household Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

ARRAS MEMORIAL
Bay 1.
France

UK Memorials

St Matthew’s Church Memorial, Oxhey

Pre War

James Richard Shipton, born in Watford in 1895, was the only son of James Shipton and Clara Viccars. Born Watford, resident Bushey, enlisted in Watford.

Wartime Service

Formerly 3526, 2nd L.G.

Additional Information

Son of James and Clara Shipton, of 22, Lower Paddock Rd., Oxhey, Watford, Herts. Also see ‘Additional Information’ provided with kind permission of Bushey First World War Commemoration Project – Please visit www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk.

Acknowledgments

Dianne Payne - www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk, Jonty Wild