M, b. 1 January 1895
Sidney Champion - approximately 1919
|Mother||Emma Binge1 b. 11 Jan 1876, d. 29 Jun 1950|
Cyril Binge|b. 1 Jan 1895|p93.htm||||Emma Binge|b. 11 Jan 1876\nd. 29 Jun 1950|p67.htm|||||||||||||
|Last Edited||22 Jan 2012|
|Birth*||1 January 1895, Leavening, Yorkshire, England, no fathers name appears on the birth certificate.1|
|Birth Reg||9 February 1895, birth was registered in the registration district of Malton, sub district Westoe in the County of York by Cyril's mother Emma and the registrar was William W Waite., Witness=Emma Binge2|
|Description*||16 August 1915, description given as 5 ft 5.5" tall, red hair, brown eyes and fresh complexion.3|
|Milit-Beg*||16 August 1915, joined the Royal Navy. Prior to this had been in the Merchant Navy.3|
|Name Change||16 August 1915, Sidney Champion3,4|
|Military Service*||31 December 1915, was stationed with the Pembroke. Then moved on to the Earl of Peterborough 31 December 1916.3|
|Occupation*||12 December 1919, merchant navy and rank given as Able Seaman. The ship is likely to be Appalochee, official number: 101848 as is shown on reverse of record card. Built in 1894. It is also possible this ship was renamed Duffiled as this ship has the same reference number.4|
- [S24] Copy birth certificate of Cyril Binge, 1 January 1895 "GRO Birth Certificiate - Quarter Jan-Feb-Mar 1895; District Malton; Volume 9D; Page 417."
- [S16] General Registry Office Indexes "GRO References 1895 - January-March quarter, Registration district Malton, Volume 9d, Page 417."
- [S25] Record of Service of Sidney Champion "Royal Navy Registers of Seamen's Services - Catalogue Reference:ADM/188/73, Image Reference:65."
- [S3] Website Find My Past (http://www.findmypast.co.uk) "Merchant Navy Seamen 1918-1941."