We remember Edward John Dolton

We remember Edward John Dolton

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Timeline

Timeline

1835
birth London, Middlesex United Kingdom Source:8592258 Source:8592358 23rd December 1835
1852
service British Army Drummer Scots Fusilier Guards (Scots Guards) 1st Battalion Source:8591778 1852
1852
enlistment London United Kingdom Source:8591778 1852
1854
awards Crimea Medal Other War Service Award Source:8591779 1854
1854
awards Turkish Crimea Medal Other War Service Award Source:8591779 1854
1860
marriage Sophia Williams Source:8591778 1860 - 1916
1862
children Frances Sophia Dolton Source:8591778 1862
1864
children Alice Elizabeth Dolton Source:8592359 1864
1864
children Annie Maude Dolton Source:8591778 1864
1865
children John Carey Dolton Source:8591778 1865
1871
children Margaret Caroline Dolton Source:8592359 1871
1872
children Lilian Kate Dolton Source:8591778 1872
1874
children Frank Lewis Dolton Source:8591778 1874
1875
service British Army Assistant Commissary Commissariat and Transport Department Source:8592221 27th November 1875 - 31st January 1880
1875
commission Regular Source:8592217 27th November 1875
1877
children Edward John Dolton Source:8592241 1877
1879
children Mabel Rose Dolton Source:8591778 1879
1880
service British Army Quartermaster Commissariat and Transport Staff Source:8592223 31st January 1880 - 1st July 1881
1881
location Chatham Barracks, Kent United Kingdom military residence address Source:8592241 30th April 1881
1881
children Arthur Molyneux Dolton Source:8591778 1881
1881
children Edward John Dolton Source:8591778 1881
1881
service British Army Quartermaster and Honorary Captain Commissariat and Transport Staff Source:8592224 1st July 1881 - 11th December 1888
1883
children Herbert James Dolton Source:8591778 1883
1888
service British Army Quartermaster and Honorary Captain Army Service Corps Source:8592225 11th December 1888 - 23rd December 1890
1890
service British Army Quartermaster and Honorary Major Army Service Corps Retired List Source:8592231 23rd December 1890 - 18th October 1902
1890
discharge Source:8592227 23rd December 1890
1902
service British Army Quartermaster and Honorary Lieutenant Colonel Army Service Corps Retired List Source:8592231 18th October 1902
1915
events Good Service Pension Awarded Pensions and Gratuities Source:8592258 4th November 1915
1916
appointments Commanding Officer - Hounslow ASC Depot Source:8592258 5th August 1916
1916
discharge Source:8592258 5th August 1916
1916
appointments Tuberculosis Board Member Source:8592258 5th August 1916
1916
location Avenue House, St Margarets Road, Twickenham United Kingdom their own address Source:8592358 6th October 1916
1921
location Kennington Park Road, London United Kingdom their own address Source:8591778 February 1921
service British Army Assistant Commissary Control Department Source:8592217
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel Army Service Corps Source:1664493
1921
death London United Kingdom Source:8591778 March 1921

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Edward John
Initials EJ
Last Name Dolton
Source 1664493
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Avenue House, St Margarets Road, Twickenham United Kingdom their own address known 6th October 1916
Chatham Barracks, Kent United Kingdom military residence address known 30th April 1881
Kennington Park Road, London United Kingdom their own address known February 1921
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Army Service Corps Lieutenant Colonel
British Army Scots Fusilier Guards (Scots Guards) 1st Battalion Drummer
British Army Control Department Assistant Commissary
British Army Commissariat and Transport Department Assistant Commissary
British Army Commissariat and Transport Staff Quartermaster
British Army Commissariat and Transport Staff Quartermaster and Honorary Captain
British Army Army Service Corps Quartermaster and Honorary Captain
British Army Army Service Corps Retired List Quartermaster and Honorary Major
British Army Army Service Corps Retired List Quartermaster and Honorary Lieutenant Colonel
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
Crimea Medal Other War Service Award
Turkish Crimea Medal Other War Service Award
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edward John Dolton son 1877
Alice Elizabeth Dolton daughter 1864
Margaret Caroline Dolton daughter 1871
John Carey Dolton son 1865
Frank Lewis Dolton son 1874
Edward John Dolton son 1881
Arthur Molyneux Dolton son 1881
Herbert James Dolton son 1883
Frances Sophia Dolton daughter 1862
Annie Maude Dolton daughter 1864
Lilian Kate Dolton daughter 1872
Mabel Rose Dolton daughter 1879
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sophia Williams wife 1860
Religion
DateReligionSource
1916-08-12 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Silver War Badge Roll Transcription M2740
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740

External Evidence

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E.J. Dolton, London’s Oldest Great War Soldier M2740
Quarterly Army List for the Quarter Ending 31st December, 1919 M2740
London Gazette Entry - Commission (1876) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1880) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1881) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1888) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1890) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Retirement (1890) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1902) M2740
Aldershot Military Gazette M2740
Middlesex Chronicle M2740
Lincolnshire Echo M2740
Wanganui Chronicle M2740

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Lt. Col. E. J. Dolton M2740

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