2nd Lt James Banks, KORL

1891 Aug 6. Born Lancashire. His father, William F Banks, was a fruit salesman, and died before James was 10

1895 Oct 27. Baptism: Albert Memorial, Collyhurst, Lancashire, England . All the children were baptised that day.

1901 census at 10, Collyhurst Road Bratt Street, Manchester

1911 census at 21 Smedley Road, Harpurhey, Manchester

1914 Sep 14 Enlisted

1915 Jul 7 Landed in France

1917 Jan 3. Posted back to UK for Officer Training

1917 May 30 Commissioned 2nd Lt

1917 Jun 23 Keaves UK for India (arrives India 1 Oct 1917)

1918 Nov 30 Promoted Lt

1919 Feb 17 Leaves India for UK

1919 Mar 29 Demobbed

1920 Oct 12. Joined ADRIC with service no 691. Posted to F Coy

1921 Mar 19. Posted to H Coy

Fined £5 by Coy Commander

1921 Jul 15 to 31 Jul on Leave

1921 Sep 12 to 12 Oct on Leave

1922 Jan 14 . Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1937 Dec 15 Signs on with Officers Association to try to get work

1939 Register. Living with wife Ellen at 2 Exeter Road , West Bridgford U.D., Nottinghamshire. He is a Investigation Officer at Public Assistance Committee

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