We remember Cyril Holland

We remember Cyril Holland

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Timeline

Timeline

1885
birth Chelsea United Kingdom Source:1929265 5th June 1885
1886
sibling Vyvyan Oscar Boresford Wilde, Later Holland Source:7652989 1886
1891
location Harley (Lodging) House,Prince of Wales Terrace,Deal,Kent United Kingdom other group residence address Source:7652973 April 1891
1895
dates Age 9 Source:7652962 April 1895
1899
education Radley College Oxford United Kingdom Source:7652949 1899 - 1903
1903
education Gentleman Cadet Royal Military Academy Woolwich United Kingdom Source:7652949 1903 - 20th December 1905
1905
commission Regular Source:7652949 20th December 1905
1905
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Field Artillery Source:7652949 20th December 1905
1908
service British Army Lieutenant Royal Field Artillery Source:7652949 20th December 1908
1911
location Lille Barracks, Married Quarters, Royal Engineer's Yard, Marlborough Lines, Aldershot United Kingdom military residence address Source:1929265 2nd April 1911
1914
service British Army Captain Source:7652949 30th October 1914 - 9th May 1915
1915
dates Age 29 Source:7652949 9th May 1915
education English-speaking school School Germany Source:7652949
service British Army Gunner 86857 Royal Garrison Artillery Source:1929265
service British Army Lieutenant Source:7652949
1915
death Killed in Action Took part in the battle for Neuve-Chapelle, where he was killed by a German sniper during the Battle of Festubert Festubert France Source:7652923 Source:7652949 9th May 1915
burial St.vaast Post Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial France I. A.1 Source:7652923

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Cyril
Initials C
Last Name Holland
Source 1929265
Last Name Wilde
Source 7652923
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Harley (Lodging) House,Prince of Wales Terrace,Deal,Kent United Kingdom other group residence address known April 1891
Lille Barracks, Married Quarters, Royal Engineer's Yard, Marlborough Lines, Aldershot United Kingdom military residence address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 86857 Royal Garrison Artillery Gunner
British Army Royal Field Artillery Second Lieutenant
British Army Royal Field Artillery Lieutenant
British Army Lieutenant
British Army Captain
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Constance Lloyd Wilde, later Holland mother
Oscar Fingal O'flahertie Wills Wilde father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Vyvyan Oscar Boresford Wilde, later Holland brother 1886

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Jean45090
National Archives Records of 140,000 WW1 Officers Jean45090
Cyril Holland, Life and Death Jean45090
'A Life of Concealment' Jean45090
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jean45090
England and Wales Birth Registration Index 1837-2008 Jean45090

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