We remember Herbert James Herd

We remember Herbert James Herd

Timeline

Timeline

1887
sibling Jane Herd Source:8505133 1887
1889
sibling Betty Herd Source:8505133 1889
1890
sibling John Herd Source:8505133 1890
1891
sibling Oswald Herd Source:8505133 1891
1893
sibling Constance Herd Source:8505133 1893
1895
sibling Thomas Herd Source:8505133 1895
1896
birth Kirkcaldy, Fife United Kingdom Source:8505133 1896
1899
sibling George Herd Source:8505133 1899
1900
sibling Margaret Herd Source:8505133 1900
1901
location Dunnikier Road, Kirkcaldy United Kingdom parents address Source:8505133 1901
1915
commission Source:7965685 27th April 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) 7th (Fife) Battalion (Territorial Force) Source:7965685 27th April 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:1840279 23rd September 1915
1915
service British Army Temporary Lieutenant Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) 7th (Fife) Battalion (Territorial Force) Source:8505172 26th October 1915
1916
hospitalisation Wounded Hospital/Institution Source:8505128 27th April 1916
1916
service British Army Lieutenant Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) 1/7th (Fife) Battalion (Territorial Force) Source:8505128 27th April 1916
1916
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:8505180 24th June 1916
1917
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8505186 4th January 1917
1917
service British Army Lieutenant Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) 7th (Fife) Battalion (Territorial Force) Source:8505176 14th June 1917 - 9th May 1918
1920
location Whytebank, Kirkcaldy, Fife United Kingdom Source:1840279 19th December 1920
service British Army Private Royal Scots 9th (Highlanders) Battalion Source:7965685
1923
death War Related Sickness Murtle, Aberdeenshire United Kingdom Source:8505184 16th July 1923
1923
dates Age 27 Source:8505184 16th July 1923

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Herbert James
Initials HJ
Last Name Herd
Source 1840279
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Dunnikier Road, Kirkcaldy United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Whytebank, Kirkcaldy, Fife United Kingdom known 19th December 1920
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Scots 9th (Highlanders) Battalion Private
British Army Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) 7th (Fife) Battalion (Territorial Force) Second Lieutenant
British Army Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) 1/7th (Fife) Battalion (Territorial Force) Lieutenant
British Army Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) 7th (Fife) Battalion (Territorial Force) Temporary Lieutenant
British Army Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) 7th (Fife) Battalion (Territorial Force) Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Peter Herd father
Constance mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jane Herd sister 1887
Betty Herd sister 1889
John Herd brother 1890
Oswald Herd brother 1891
Constance Herd sister 1893
Thomas Herd brother 1895
George Herd brother 1899
Margaret Herd sister 1900

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Medal Index Cards Transcription Fife3190
Medal Index Cards Transcription Fife3190
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Fife3190

External Evidence

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Commissioned 2nd Lt - London Gazette Fife3190
War Diary of the 1/7th Royal Highlanders Fife3190
Promoted Temporary Lieutenant - London Gazette Fife3190
Promoted Lieutenant with precedence from 1st June 1916 - London Gazette Fife3190
Relinquishes his commission and granted Honorary Lieutenant- London Gazette Fife3190
Awarded the D.S.O. - London Gazette Fife3190
D.S.O. Citation - London Gazette Fife3190
Report of death in paper Fife3190
MID 4th Jan 1917 - London Gazette Fife3190

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