We remember John Henry Hastings

We remember John Henry Hastings

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Timeline

Timeline

1858
birth Huddersfield, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8504069 Source:8504577 1858
1881
employment Merchants Clerk Source:8504577 1881
1891
service British Army Second Lieutenant West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Source:8504008 7th February 1891 - 3rd December 1892
1891
enlistment Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8504007 7th February 1891
1891
commission Unknown Source:8504007 7th February 1891
1891
location Skipton Road, Silsden, Yorkshire United Kingdom other group residence address Source:8504577 1891
1891
location Rawdon Hall, Low Green, Rawdon, Yorkshire United Kingdom away from home address Source:8504579 1891
1891
employment Stuff Merchant Source:8504579 1891
1892
service British Army Lieutenant West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Source:8504011 3rd December 1892 - 12th May 1897
1897
service British Army Captain West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Source:8504014 12th May 1897 - 4th January 1905
1901
employment East India Merchant Source:8504580 1901
1901
location Main Road, Eastburn, Steeton with Eastburn, Yorkshire United Kingdom away from home address Source:8504580 1901
1902
awards 1902 Coronation Medal Other War Service Award Source:6975724 1902
1905
service British Army Major West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Source:8504014 4th January 1905 - 1st April 1908
1908
service British Army Major West Yorkshire Regiment 6th Battalion Source:8504015 1st April 1908 - 12th May 1910
1910
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel West Yorkshire Regiment 6th Battalion Source:8504018 12th May 1910 - 18th October 1913
1910
appointments Battalion Commander, 6th Bn West Yorkshire Regt Source:8504018 12th May 1910 - 18th October 1913
1911
awards 1911 Coronation Medal Other War Service Award Source:6975724 1911
1913
discharge Source:8504018 18th October 1913
1914
service British Army Temporary Lieutenant Colonel West Yorkshire Regiment 2/6th Battalion Source:8504021 9th September 1914 - 11th July 1917
1914
appointments Battalion Commander, 2/6th Bn West Yorkshire Regt Source:8504020 9th September 1914 - 11th July 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:1613194 January 1917
1917
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:8504025 3rd June 1917
1917
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel West Yorkshire Regiment Attached to General Staff Source:8504031 11th July 1917 - 9th September 1918
1917
appointments General Staff Officer (Special Appointment) Source:8504029 12th July 1917
1917
appointments Town Major, Arras Source:8504069 1917 - 1918
1918
service British Army Colonel West Yorkshire Regiment Attached to General Staff Source:8504037 9th September 1918 - 5th November 1919
1918
awards Order of the British Empire (OBE) British Award/Decoration Source:8504033 1918
1918
appointments Town Commandant, Arras Source:8504069 1918 - 1919
1919
awards Territorial Decoration Other War Service Award Source:8504033 7th October 1919
1919
awards Legion d'Honneur - Republic of France Other War Service Award Source:8504033 7th October 1919
1919
discharge Source:8504037 5th November 1919
1927
appointments Honourary Colonel, 6th Bn West Yorkshire Regt Source:8504041 23rd November 1927 - 23rd November 1932
1927
service British Army Honourary Colonel West Yorkshire Regiment 6th Battalion Source:8504041 23rd November 1927 - 23rd November 1932
location Hillside, Ilkley, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address Source:8504069
1940
death Huddersfield, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8504069 7th April 1940
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8504069
education Huddersfield College Source:8504069

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John Henry
Initials JH
Last Name Hastings
Source 1613194
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Hillside, Ilkley, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address
Main Road, Eastburn, Steeton with Eastburn, Yorkshire United Kingdom away from home address known 1901
Rawdon Hall, Low Green, Rawdon, Yorkshire United Kingdom away from home address known 1891
Skipton Road, Silsden, Yorkshire United Kingdom other group residence address known 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Lieutenant
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Major
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Captain
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 6th Battalion Major
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 6th Battalion Lieutenant Colonel
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 2/6th Battalion Temporary Lieutenant Colonel
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment Attached to General Staff Lieutenant Colonel
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 6th Battalion Honourary Colonel
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment Attached to General Staff Colonel
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1902 Coronation Medal Other War Service Award
1911 Coronation Medal Other War Service Award
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Legion d'Honneur - Republic of France Other War Service Award
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Order of the British Empire (OBE) British Award/Decoration
Territorial Decoration Other War Service Award
Territorial Force War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Anna Hastings mother
William Hastings father

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Medal Index Card
Medal Index Cards Transcription M2740
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740

External Evidence

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London Gazette Entry - Commission (1891) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1892) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1897) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1905) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1910) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Resignation of Commission (1913) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Commission (1915) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1917) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Award of DSO (1917) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Staff Appointment (1917) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1919) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Award of Legion d'Honneur (1919) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Retirement (1919) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1927) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1932) M2740
Who's Who M2740
History of the Sixth Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment, Vol. I (1921) M2740
History of the Sixth Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment, Vol. II (1923) M2740

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Col J H Hastings DSO OBE M2740
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