We remember Thomas Andrew Alexander Montgomery Cuninghame

We remember Thomas Andrew Alexander Montgomery Cuninghame

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Timeline

1870
sibling Edith Honoria Montgomery Cuninghame Source:9428062 26th April 1870
1871
sibling Lilian Margaret Montgomery Cuninghame Source:9428062 1871
1873
sibling Marjorie Eva Charlotte Montgomery Cuninghame Source:9428062 25th April 1873
1874
sibling Elizabeth Montgomery Cuninghame Source:9428062 1874
1876
sibling Violet Jessie Montgomery Cuninghame Source:9428062 11th March 1876
1877
birth 101 Belgrave Road, London, S.W. United Kingdom Source:9428062 Source:9436358 30th March 1877
1878
sibling Lt Col Edward William Montgomery Cuninghame Source:9428062 30th May 1878
1880
sibling Letitia Margaret Montgomery Cuninghame Source:9428062 26th June 1880
1886
sibling Bridget Anne Montgomery Cuninghame Source:9428062 20th September 1886
1894
education Royal Military College Sandhurst, Berkshire United Kingdom Source:9436358 1894 - 1896
1897
service British Army Second Lieutenant The Rifle Brigade (the Princes Consort's Own) Source:9428951 17th February 1897
1897
location Singapore Singapore military residence address Source:9436358 17th April 1897 - 12th February 1898
1898
location Parkhurst Military Barracks, Isle of Wight United Kingdom military residence address Source:9428074 1898
1898
events Teacher to the Princes of Battenburg Training Parkhurst Military Barracks, Isle of Wight United Kingdom Source:9428074 1898
1899
location South Africa South Africa military residence address Source:9436358 28th October 1899 - 9th September 1903
1899
service British Army Lieutenant Rifle Brigade 1st Battalion Source:9428074 1899 - 1902
1900
hospitalisation Severely wounded during the attack at Val Krantz. The wound was received from a bursting pom-pom shell and was to alter the course of his military career. Hospital/Institution Source:9428074 5th February 1900 - 7th February 1900
1900
service British Army Signalling Officer 4th Brigade South African Field Force Source:9436358 18th February 1900 - 1st August 1900
1900
appointments S.A. Field Force Brigade Signalling Officer Source:9436358 18th February 1900 - 1st August 1900
1900
service British Army Staff Capt. Intelligence South African Field Force Source:9436358 2nd August 1900 - 30th March 1902
1900
appointments S.A. Field Force Staff Capt. Intelligence Source:9436358 2nd August 1900 - 30th March 1902
1900
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:9429210 1900
1901
service British Army Lieutenant Sir Rifle Brigade 1st Battalion Source:9428965 22nd February 1901
1901
location Kirkbride, Maybole, Ayrshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9429216 1901
1901
location 68 Ecclestone Square, London United Kingdom parents address Source:9429216 1901
1902
service British Army Staff Capt. Intelligence Staff South Africa Source:9436358 31st March 1902 - 14th August 1903
1902
appointments S.A. Staff Capt. Intelligence Source:9436358 31st March 1902 - 14th August 1903
1904
marriage Alice Des Vouex Source:9429904 1st November 1904 - 5th May 1925
1905
children Alexander William Henry James Montgomery Cuninghame Source:9428062 28th October 1905
1906
hospitalisation He remained at Chatham until 1906 when he returned to Sandhurst. Riding through Bagshot, his horse bolted and he was thrown, sustaining a fractured skull Hospital/Institution Source:9429904 1906
1910
children Pamela Richenda Cubitt Mongomery Cuninghame Source:9428062 10th March 1910
1911
location Ballyfair Ballysax, West, Kildare Ireland their own address Source:9429864 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 34 Source:9429864 2nd April 1911
1912
appointments Military Attache Austria & Albania Source:9428074 July 1912
1912
location British Embassy, Metternichgasse, Vienna Austria away from home address Source:9428074 July 1912
1912
service British Army Rifle Brigade 3rd Battalion Source:9428991 1912 - 1912
1918
appointments British Representatitve Military Commission Vienna Source:9429904 1918 - 1920
1919
awards Legion d'Honneur Commandeur Other War Service Award Source:9428042 14th July 1919
1920
appointments Military Mission Prague Source:9429904 1920
1925
location Pall Mall, London United Kingdom away from home address Source:9429904 12th May 1925
1925
marriage Nancy Macaulay Foggo Source:1054669 1925
1929
children William Andrew Martin Malcolm Oliphant Montogmery Cuninghame Source:9428062 14th June 1929
1935
children John Christopher Foggo Montgomery Cuninghame Source:9428062 24th July 1935
1939
service British Army Colonel Sir Source:9428074 1939
1945
education Sandroyd School Oxshott, Surrey United Kingdom Source:9428074 12th January 1945
awards King's SA Medal with Clasps Other War Service Award Source:9436358
location Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire United Kingdom school/college address Source:9428951
awards Queen's SA Medal with Clasps Other War Service Award Source:9436358
location 19 Wilton Street, London, S.W. United Kingdom parents address Source:9436358
education Eton College Eton, Berkshire United Kingdom Source:9429011
events Secret Mission to Queen of Swaziland Secret Mission Heidelberg Germany "Cibidela" means "He who puts things right between the Queen of Swaziland and Lord Kitchener" Source:9428074
events Training Carrier Pigeons Training Barberton South Africa Source:9428074
hospitalisation Whilst working in Pretoria in intelligence at the end of the Boar War, Montgomery-Cuninghame had to be evacuated unconscious to Chatham. Hospital/Institution Source:9428074
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel General Staff Source:1054669
service British Army Major Rifle Brigade Source:9428055
service British Army Cadet The Rifle Brigade (the Princes Consort's Own) Source:9428951
1945
death Willards Hill, Etchingham, Sussex United Kingdom Source:9428055 5th January 1945

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Thomas Andrew Alexander Montgomery
Initials TAAM
Last Name Cuninghame
Source 1054669
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
19 Wilton Street, London, S.W. United Kingdom parents address
68 Ecclestone Square, London United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Ballyfair Ballysax, West, Kildare Ireland their own address known 2nd April 1911
British Embassy, Metternichgasse, Vienna Austria away from home address July 1912
Kirkbride, Maybole, Ayrshire United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Pall Mall, London United Kingdom away from home address known 12th May 1925
Parkhurst Military Barracks, Isle of Wight United Kingdom military residence address 1898
Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire United Kingdom school/college address
Singapore Singapore military residence address 17th April 1897 - 12th February 1898
South Africa South Africa military residence address 28th October 1899 - 9th September 1903
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army General Staff Lieutenant Colonel
British Army The Rifle Brigade (the Princes Consort's Own) Cadet
British Army The Rifle Brigade (the Princes Consort's Own) Second Lieutenant
British Army Rifle Brigade 1st Battalion Lieutenant
British Army Rifle Brigade 1st Battalion Lieutenant Sir
British Army Rifle Brigade 3rd Battalion
British Army 4th Brigade South African Field Force Signalling Officer
British Army South African Field Force Staff Capt. Intelligence
British Army Staff South Africa Staff Capt. Intelligence
British Army Rifle Brigade Major
British Army Colonel Sir
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
King's SA Medal with Clasps Other War Service Award
Legion d'Honneur Commandeur Other War Service Award
Queen's SA Medal with Clasps Other War Service Award
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Pamela Richenda Cubitt Mongomery Cuninghame daughter 10th March 1910
William Andrew Martin Malcolm Oliphant Montogmery Cuninghame son 14th June 1929
John Christopher Foggo Montgomery Cuninghame son 24th July 1935
Alexander William Henry James Montgomery Cuninghame son 28th October 1905
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Hartopp mother
Sir William James Montgomery Cuninghame of Corsehill Nineth Bt VC MP father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edith Honoria Montgomery Cuninghame sister 26th April 1870
Lilian Margaret Montgomery Cuninghame sister 1871
Marjorie Eva Charlotte Montgomery Cuninghame sister 25th April 1873
Elizabeth Montgomery Cuninghame sister 1874
Violet Jessie Montgomery Cuninghame sister 11th March 1876
Lt Col Edward William Montgomery Cuninghame brother 30th May 1878
Letitia Margaret Montgomery Cuninghame sister 26th June 1880
Bridget Anne Montgomery Cuninghame sister 20th September 1886
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Nancy Macaulay Foggo wife 1925
Alice Des Vouex wife 1st November 1904
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1897-02-17 5'11"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1911-04-02 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Britain School & University rolls 1914-1918 Transcription Ann144206
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The London Gazette 11 July 1919 Ann144206
Sir Thomas Andrew Alexander Montgomery Cuninghame Baronet Probate Ann144206
The Peerage A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe Ann144206
Dusty Measure, a Record of Troubled Times Ann144206
The London Gazette 16 February 1897 Ann144206
The London Gazette 22 February 1901 Ann144206
Kent & Sussex Courier 12 January 1945 Ann144206
The London Gazette 10 September 1901 Ann144206
The Scotsman 17 February 1936 Ann144206
Kelly's Handbook 1901 Ann144206
The Bystander 2 November 1904 Ann144206
1911 Census Return, Ireland Ann144206
Gloucester Citizen 12 May 1925 Ann144206
Sir Thomas Andrew Alexander Montgomery-Cuninghame, 10th Bt Ann144206
Regimental Records Of Officers' Services 1775-1914 Ann144206

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