We remember Charles Selwyn Awdry

We remember Charles Selwyn Awdry

Timeline

Timeline

1877
birth London United Kingdom Source:6191964 1877
1891
education St Mary's college Winchester United Kingdom Source:6637923 5th April 1891
1891
location 11 Edgar Road, Winchester, Hampshire United Kingdom school/college address Source:6637923 5th April 1891
1891
dates Age 14 Source:6637923 5th October 1891
1904
marriage Constance Lilias Bateson Source:6191964 1904
1907
children Charles Edwin Awdry Source:6191964 1907
1909
children Selwyn Ambrose Awdry Source:6191964 1909
1911
children Henry Godwin Awdry Source:6191964 January 1911
1911
employment Wholesale Retail manager and Partner WH Smith United Kingdom Source:6191964 April 1911
1911
location Hitcham, Buckinghamshire United Kingdom their own address Source:6191964 April 1911
1911
dates Age 34 Source:6191964 April 1911
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:7443102
service British Army Major Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry Attached Wiltshire Regiment Source:109337
service British Army Major Wiltshire Regiment Source:7443102
service British Army Major Acting Lieutenant Colonel Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry Attached Wiltshire Regiment Source:6191962
1918
death Killed in Action Source:7443102 Source:6191962 24th March 1918
1918
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:9194134 1918
burial Pozieres Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7443102
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8554314

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Charles Selwyn
Initials CS
Last Name Awdry,
Source 7443102
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
11 Edgar Road, Winchester, Hampshire United Kingdom school/college address known 5th April 1891
Hitcham, Buckinghamshire United Kingdom their own address known April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry Attached Wiltshire Regiment Major
British Army Wiltshire Regiment Major
British Army Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry Attached Wiltshire Regiment Major Acting Lieutenant Colonel
Awards
AwardTypeSource
DSO British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Charles Edwin Awdry son 1907
Selwyn Ambrose Awdry son 1909
Henry Godwin Awdry son January 1911
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Charles Awdry father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Constance Lilias Bateson wife 1904

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Stephen4120
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Stephen4120
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Stephen4120
GRO War Death Army Officers Indices (1914 to 1921) Transcription Stephen4120
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription David35299
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Medal Index Cards Transcription Yvonne27542

External Evidence

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Distinguished Service Order Register 1918-1919 David35299
War Memorial, Hitcham, Buckinghamshire David35299

Multimedia

TitleConnected byMore information
CS Awdry WHS16898

Stories

We remember Charles Selwyn Awdry