Nye, J A
JACK ARCHIBALD NYE
Remembered with honour Guillemont Road Cemetery: Plot VII, Row M, Grave 5.
He enlisted in Edward Street, London; was entitled to the Victory, British War and 1914-15 Star medals, his qualifying date being 19 April 1915, and was presumed killed in action. Unfortunately, Archibald’s Service Record appears to be one that did not survive the World War Two bombing.
Son of James (or Jesse) Edwin and Annie Maria (nee POND) NYE of Pinner, Middx.
His parents married 7 July 1889 at St Anne’s, Bermondsey, London. Annie died 1930 in the Hendon, Middx, district aged 66, and was buried 9 September in Paines Lane Cemetery, Pinner; Jesse died 31 May 1950 in Pinner aged 86, and was buried 5 June, also in Paines Lane Cemetery.
Jack was born 1893 in Wembley, Middx, and resided in Pinner. He worked as a clerk for the London and North Western Railway.
He has an entry in the National Probate Calendar.
On the 1901 Census, aged 7 he lived in Wembley, with his parents and two siblings. On the 1911 Census, a clerk with the L & N W Railway Company aged 16, he lived in Pinner, with his parents and two siblings.
Unit3rd (City of London) Battalion (Royal Fusiliers)
Date of death16/08/1916
Age at death23
Place of death
NotesRecorded as Archibald RYE on the Methodist Church Memorial
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