We remember Richard Edward Phillips Gabbett

We remember Richard Edward Phillips Gabbett

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Timeline

Timeline

1868
birth Limerick Ireland Source:7152426 Source:6163424 1868
1914
service British Army Major Royal Welsh Fusiliers 1st Battalion Source:7152426 1914
1914
hospitalisation Wounded Hospital/Institution Source:6163424 November 1914 - May 1915
1915
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:7653530 1915
1915
awards Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) British Award/Decoration Source:7653530 1915
1915
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel Royal Welsh Fusiliers Source:7152426 May 1915
1915
location Mount Rivers, Newport, Limerick Ireland parents address Source:7152426 1915
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel Royal Welsh Fusiliers 1st Battalion Source:6163424
theatres South West Africa :5b Source:6163424
1915
death Killed in Action Commanding Officer of 1st Battn RWF in an "over the top" attack Battle of Festubert France Source:7152426 Source:6163424 16th May 1915
burial Guards Cemetery, Windy Corner, Cuinchy CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France V. G. 19 Source:6163424

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Richard Edward Phillips
Initials REP
Last Name Gabbett
Source 7152426
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Mount Rivers, Newport, Limerick Ireland parents address known 1915
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Welsh Fusiliers Lieutenant Colonel
British Army Royal Welsh Fusiliers 1st Battalion Major
British Army Royal Welsh Fusiliers 1st Battalion Lieutenant Colonel
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Wyndham Gabbett father

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Medal Index Card
Ireland: National Roll of Honour 1914-1921 Transcription Richard24355
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Ireland: National Roll of Honour 1914-1921 Transcription Selena49658
Ireland: National Roll of Honour 1914-1921 Transcription Selena49658
Medal Index Cards Transcription Selena49658
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Selena49658
Ireland: National Roll of Honour 1914-1921 Transcription Selena49658
Ireland: National Roll of Honour 1914-1921 Transcription Selena49658

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Multimedia

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Richard's Grave Selena49658
Richard Selena49658
Welsh Book of Remembrance Selena49658

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