We remember Roland Ivor Gough

We remember Roland Ivor Gough

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Timeline

Timeline

1889
sibling Arthur Trevor Gough Source:7736698 1889
1890
sibling Wilfrid Keith Gough Source:7736698 1890
1892
sibling Margaret Gough Source:7623624 1892
1894
sibling Kathleen Mary Gough Source:7623624 1894
1896
birth 163 Broad Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire United Kingdom Source:7610613 Source:7623615 9th March 1896
1910
education Primary school education Miss Ewens preparatory school Edgbaston United Kingdom Source:8539411 1910
1910
education Independent boarding school education Wellington College Constitution Hill, Wellington, Shropshire United Kingdom Source:7623626 1910 - 1913
1913
education Architecture Birmingham Municipal School of Architecture Birmingham, Warwickshire United Kingdom Source:7610613 1913 - 18th September 1914
1914
dates Age 19 Source:7610613 18th September 1914
1914
employment Architect United Kingdom Source:7610613 18th September 1914
1914
enlistment Birmingham United Kingdom Source:7610613 18th September 1914
1914
service British Army Private 917 The Royal Warwickshire Regiment 15th (Service) Battalion (2nd Birmingham) Source:7610613 18th September 1914 - 2nd October 1914
1914
commission Temporary Source:6990316 3rd October 1914
1914
service British Army Second Lieutenant The Royal Warwickshire Regiment 15th (Service) Battalion (2nd Birmingham) Source:1399627 7th October 1914 - 1915
1915
service British Army First Lieutenant The Royal Warwickshire Regiment 15th (Service) Battalion (2nd Birmingham) Source:1399627 1915 - 1916
1916
service British Army Captain The Royal Warwickshire Regiment 15th (Service) Battalion (2nd Birmingham) Source:1399627 April 1916 - 14th October 1916
1916
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:6990327 22nd September 1916
1916
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:7248261 October 1916
1916
death Died of wounds GSW to the thigh & compound fracture. No 2 Red Cross Hospital, Rouen France Source:7248261 Source:7610613 14th October 1916
burial St. Sever Cemetery, Rouen CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Seine-Maritime France Officers, B. 1. 42 Source:7248261

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Roland Ivor
Initials RI
Last Name Gough,
Source 7623622
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
163 Broad Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire United Kingdom parents address known 1901-03-31
163 Broad Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire United Kingdom parents address known 1916-10-14
Wellington (Salop) College, Constitution Hill, Wellington, Shropshire United Kingdom school/college address known 1911-04-02
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 917 The Royal Warwickshire Regiment 15th (Service) Battalion (2nd Birmingham) Private
British Army The Royal Warwickshire Regiment 15th (Service) Battalion (2nd Birmingham) Second Lieutenant
British Army The Royal Warwickshire Regiment 15th (Service) Battalion (2nd Birmingham) First Lieutenant
British Army The Royal Warwickshire Regiment 15th (Service) Battalion (2nd Birmingham) Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
DSO British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Arthur Gough father
Lizzie Gough nee Anderson mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margaret Gough sister 1892
Kathleen Mary Gough sister 1894
Arthur Trevor Gough brother 1889
Wilfrid Keith Gough brother 1890
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Light Brown
DateHeightSource
1914-08-31 5'10"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-08-31 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jeremy24359
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Jeremy24359
Birmingham City Battalions 1914-1918 Transcription Jeremy24359
Birmingham City Battalions 1914-1918 Transcription Jeremy24359
Birmingham City Battalions 1914-1918 Transcription Jeremy24359
Medal Index Cards Transcription Jeremy24359
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jeremy24359
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jeremy24359

External Evidence

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The London Gazette Jeremy24359
The London Gazette Jeremy24359
War Office: Officers' Services, First World War, Long Number Papers (numerical) Jeremy24359
Battalion War Diary 1915 Nov - 1917 Nov Jeremy24359
Old Wrekinian Lives Lost 1914-18 Jeremy24359

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Cap badge Jeremy24359
O.W. War Memorial 1914-1919, Wrekin College Chapel Jeremy24359

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