We remember Richard Charley Gutteridge

We remember Richard Charley Gutteridge

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
birth Dunstable, Bedfordshire United Kingdom Source:8614767 1st December 1892
1909
education Dunstable Grammar School Dunstable, Bedfordshire United Kingdom Source:8614766 1909
1914
enlistment Kempton Park Racecourse United Kingdom Source:8614767 12th November 1914
1914
service British Army Private Middlesex Regiment 16th Battalion Source:8614767 12th November 1914 - 10th April 1915
1915
commission Regular Source:8614767 10th April 1915
1915
service British Army 2nd Lieutenant Durham Light Infantry 6th Battalion Source:8614767 10th April 1915
1916
service British Army Lieutenant Durham Light Infantry 6th Battalion Source:7200351 1st June 1916
1918
dates Age 25 Source:7200351 28th May 1918
1918
missing Source:1503498 28th May 1918
1918
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:1503498 28th May 1918
1918
marriage Dorothy Alice Thorne Source:8614767 1918
service British Army Lieutenant Durham Light Infantry 2nd/6th Battalion attached 15th Battalion Source:7200351
1918
death Killed in Action The Battalion was still under the barrage and the enemy machine guns were now firing from the rear, and it was realised that the Battalion had been practically annihilated. Chalons-sur-Vergeur France Source:7200351 Source:8614767 28th May 1918
burial Hermonville Miilitary Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Marne Map reference Berry au Bac 288 X 219. Cross reading "LIEUT GUTTRIDGE R.C. DURHAM L.I." was on grave, and identitification was confirmed from identity disc. France I. E. 6. Source:7200351

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Richard Charley
Initials RC
Last Name Gutteridge
Source 1503498
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Middlesex Regiment 16th Battalion Private
British Army Durham Light Infantry 6th Battalion 2nd Lieutenant
British Army Durham Light Infantry 2nd/6th Battalion attached 15th Battalion Lieutenant
British Army Durham Light Infantry 6th Battalion Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary mother
Richard Gutteridge father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Dorothy Alice Thorne wife 1918

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Yvonne27542

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Dunstable War Memorial in the Priory Gardens Stella72041
Dunstable Grammar School, Bedfordshire Stella72041

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