We remember Bryan Charles Fairfax

We remember Bryan Charles Fairfax

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Timeline

Timeline

1870
sibling Thomas Guy Fairfax Source:8668605 1870
1871
sibling Evelyn Constance Fiarfax Source:8668605 1871
1873
birth Bilbrough, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8668598 Source:8887492 12th September 1873
1893
service British Army Second Lieutenant Durham Light Infantry Source:9531432 8th March 1893 - 25th April 1896
1893
commission Regular Source:8668598 1893
1896
service British Army Lieutenant Durham Light Infantry Source:9531432 26th April 1896 - 6th February 1900
1900
service British Army Captain Durham Light Infantry 2nd Battalion Source:9531432 7th February 1900 - 12th May 1905
1905
service British Army Captain Inspector of Chinese Labourers, Trans., (on secondment from DLI) 2nd Battalion Source:9531432 13th May 1905
1907
appointments Military Secretary to the Governor of Madras Source:8668598 1907
1914
appointments Attached 3rd Cavalry Brigade - Special Duty Source:8878513 9th September 1914
1914
service British Army Captain Royal Flying Corps Reserve of Officers Source:8739452 1914
1915
marriage Charlotte Ismay Source:8668598 1915
1915
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel The King's (Liverpool) Regiment 17th Battalion Source:8668598 7th November 1915 - August 1916
1916
hospitalisation Gassed Hospital/Institution Source:8878683 2nd August 1916
1917
service British Army Colonel Chinese Labour Corps (France) GHQ Adviser Chinese Labour Source:8887492 July 1917 - 1919
1918
awards CMG Other War Service Award Source:8668598 1918
1920
awards Order of Wen Hu - 4th Class Other War Service Award Source:8879748 13th February 1920
1921
appointments Director of Remounts Source:8668598 1921
education Winchester Royal Miltary College United Kingdom Source:8887474
education RMA Sandhurst Source:8668598
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8878513
1950
death Not War Related Ryedale, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8595599 Source:8887492 29th January 1950

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Bryan Charles
Initials BC
Last Name Fairfax
Source 1187431
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Flying Corps Reserve of Officers Captain
British Army Chinese Labour Corps (France) GHQ Adviser Chinese Labour Colonel
British Army Durham Light Infantry Lieutenant
British Army Durham Light Infantry 2nd Battalion Captain
British Army Inspector of Chinese Labourers, Trans., (on secondment from DLI) 2nd Battalion Captain
British Army Durham Light Infantry Second Lieutenant
British Army The King's (Liverpool) Regiment 17th Battalion Lieutenant Colonel
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
CMG Other War Service Award
Order of Wen Hu - 4th Class Other War Service Award
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Evelyn Selina Milner mother
Lieutenant Colonel Thomas Ferdinand Fairfax father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Thomas Guy Fairfax brother 1870
Evelyn Constance Fiarfax sister 1871
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Charlotte Ismay wife 1915

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Medal Index Cards Transcription Selena49658

External Evidence

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Death Notice of Colonel Bryan C Fairfax Margaret32221
Website - The Peerage Alun44477
National Archives - Chinese Labour Corps Ian105013
"The Chinese Labour Corps in France 1917-1921" by Brian C Fawcett Ian105013
Depot and Hospital Chinese Labour Corps - Noyelles-Sur-Mer Ian105013
Somme Remembrance Association Memorial - 17th Bn King's (Liverpool Regiment) Ian105013
London Gazette Friday 13th February 1920 Ian105013
The Peerage Company Ian105013
"The Violent World of Chinese Mineworkers in South Africa, 1904–1910" Ian105013
Hart's Annual Army List 1911 Keith133517

Multimedia

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Newspaper Article Alun44477
Royal Aero Club john14663
Lt Col Bryan Charles Fairfax (Liverpool Regiment) Ian105013
Medal Index Card Ian105013
British China Medal and clasp Relief of Pekin(g) Ian105013
Bryan Fairfax - Gassed Ian105013
Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George Ian105013
Order of Wen Hu (4th Class) Ian105013
17th Battalion Historical Memorial, Somme. Ian105013
'Who Was Who' Ian105013
HS Asturias Ian105013
DLI cap badge Ian105013
Bonham's Catalogue - Bryan Faifax's silver box Ian105013

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