We remember Percy Howard Hansen

We remember Percy Howard Hansen

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Timeline

Timeline

1890
birth Dresden Germany Source:8499253 Source:8500945 26th October 1890
1899
education Hazelwood School Limpsfield, Surrey United Kingdom Source:8500958 September 1899 - July 1904
1901
dates Age 10 Source:8500945 1901
1904
education Eton College Eton, Berkshire United Kingdom Source:8500958 20th September 1904 - 29th July 1908
1909
education Royal Military College Sandhurst Sandhurst, Berkshire United Kingdom Source:8500958 29th July 1909
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:1541504 August 1915
1915
awards Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration Source:8499260 9th August 1915
1915
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:1541504 1915
1918
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:1541504 1918
1930
children Kinsa J Hansen Source:8500967 1930
1951
dates Age 60 Source:8500954 1951
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:9221094
marriage Marie Rose Emsell Source:8500964
service British Army Captain and Adjutant Lincolnshire Regiment 5th Battalion Source:1541504
service British Army Major Lincolnshire Regiment Source:1541504
1951
death Pneumonia Kensington, London United Kingdom Source:8499253 Source:8500941 Source:8500954 12th February 1951
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:9221094
burial Garnisons Kirkegaard Non-War Cemetery Copenhagen Denmark Source:9221094

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Percy Howard
Initials PH
Last Name Hansen
Source 9221094
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
Hazelwood School, Limpsfield, Surrey United Kingdom school/college address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Lincolnshire Regiment 5th Battalion Captain and Adjutant
British Army Lincolnshire Regiment Major
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
VC, DSO, MC British Award/Decoration
Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Kinsa J Hansen daughter 1930
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elsa Hansen mother
Viggo Julius Hansen father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Marie Rose Emsell wife -

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Victoria Cross Recipients 1854-2006 Transcription Charlotte33
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Charlotte33
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Charlotte33
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Charlotte33

External Evidence

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Percy's Victoria Cross citation, the Edinburgh Gazette Charlotte33
Feature on Hazelwood School website Charlotte33
Birth record for Percy's daughter, Kinsa Charlotte33
www.gov.uk Case Study mentioning additional medals Robert74668
Citation for MC Robert74668
DSO Citation Robert74668

Multimedia

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Lucky charm Charlotte33
Cigarette card showing Percy Howard Hansen Charlotte33
ID tag belonging to Percy Howard Hansen Charlotte33
ID Tag belonging to Percy Howard Hansen Charlotte33
Locket containing a photo of Percy's mother Charlotte33
Locket containing a photo of Percy's father Charlotte33
Victoria Cross Robert74668
Percy Howard Hansen VC Robert74668
The grave of Percy Howard Hansen VC, DSO, MC Robert74668
Clare College Lantern List Joanna19174
Distinguished Service Order Vincent96527

Stories

We remember Percy Howard Hansen