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Forename(s): James William
Place of Birth: Carleton-in-Craven, Yorkshire
Service No: 103662
Regiment / Corps / Service: Royal Garrison Artillery
Battalion / Unit: 1/1st (West Riding) Heavy Battery
Division: division unknown
Date of Death: 1917-09-26
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: II. A. 9.
CWGC Cemetery: MENIN ROAD SOUTH MILITARY CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: CARLETON-IN-CRAVEN, YORKSHIRE
Local War Memorial: SKIPTON, YORKSHIRE
James William Shuttleworth was the son of Robinson and Elizabeth Ann Shuttleworth, née Goldthorpe. Robinson was born at Carleton-in-Craven, Yorkshire and Elizabeth at Battersea, Surrey. Their daughter, Annie, married Private Percy Beaumont Midgley (114275) (q.v.).
1891 Carleton-in-Craven, Yorkshire Census: 3, 1st St. Croft - James W, Shuttleworth, aged 1 year, son of Robinson and Elizabeth A. Shuttleworth.
1901 Carleton-in-Craven, Yorkshire Census: 3, Chapel Street - James W. Shuttleworth, aged 11 years, born Carleton, son of Robinson and Elizabeth Shuttleworth.
1911 Carleton-in-Craven, Yorkshire Census: 6, East View - James W. Shuttleworth, aged 21 years, born Carleton, son of Robinson and Elizabeth Ann Shuttleworth.
The British Army Service Record for James William Shuttleworth exists but may be incomplete.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Gnr James W. Shuttleworth, 103662, R.G.A.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Gnr James William Shuttleworth, 103662, 200 Hvy Bty R.G.A. [After arriving in France, James joined the 1/1st (West Riding) Heavy Battery.]
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Gnr James William Shuttleworth, 103662, 1/1 W. Riding Hvy R.G.A. Date and Place of Death: 26.9.17 in Action France. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Father - Robinson. £7 19s. 1d.
Data Source: Craven’s Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
SHUTTLEWORTH, Driver J. W., aged 28, R.G.A., East View, killed in action Oct. 3, 1917.
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Gunner James William SHUTTLEWORTH
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Royal Garrison Artillery
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