We remember Charles William Homer

We remember Charles William Homer

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Timeline

Timeline

1894
birth Source:7624698 1st April 1894
1911
education Officer Training Corps, 2 years Brighton College Brighton United Kingdom Source:8975913 May 1911 - July 1912
1915
location c/o G Henning, Chancery Street, Auckland New Zealand their own address Source:7624698 23rd September 1915
1915
location Egham House, Bourne End, Buckinghamshire United Kingdom parents address Source:7624698 23rd September 1915
1915
service New Zealand Expeditionary Force Private 3/1166 NZ Medical Corps Field Ambulance Source:7624698 24th September 1915 - 23rd August 1916
1915
enlistment Palmerston Road, Auckland New Zealand Source:7624698 24th September 1915
1916
service New Zealand Expeditionary Force Temporary Lance Corporal NZ Medical Corps Field Ambulance Source:7624698 24th August 1916 - 8th March 1917
1917
discharge Source:7624698 6th March 1917
1917
commission Temporary Source:7624729 3rd May 1917
1917
service British Army Temporary Second Lieutenant (on probation) General List (RFC) Source:7624729 3rd May 1917
1917
marriage May Edwina Eliza Bridgewater Source:7653059 1917 - 27th October 1917
1917
service British Army Temporary Second Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps Source:7624731 9th August 1917
1917
appointments Flying officer, 65 Training Squadron, Sedgeford Source:7623512 9th August 1917 - 27th August 1917
1917
appointments Asst instructor, 25 Training Squadron, Thetford Source:7623512 28th August 1917 - 27th October 1917
1917
location 12 Norwich Road, Norfolk United Kingdom their own address Source:7623512 27th October 1917
1917
location Pinewood, College Avenue, Maidenhead, Berkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8975908 3rd November 1917
employment Engineer G Henning Auckland New Zealand Source:7624698
education Maidenhead College Maidenhead, Berkshire United Kingdom Source:8975908
education Not given Not identified Not known Germany Source:8975908
1917
death Not War Related Killed on active service in a flying accident together with his pupil. Norfolk United Kingdom Source:7622359 Source:7653246 27th October 1917
burial St Genevieve's Churchyad Euston (st. Genevieve) Churchyard Non-War Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Euston, Suffolk Suffolk United Kingdom United Kingdom Source:7622359

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Charles William
Initials CW
Last Name Homer
Source 1951865
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
12 Norwich Road, Norfolk United Kingdom their own address known 27th October 1917
Egham House, Bourne End, Buckinghamshire United Kingdom parents address known 23rd September 1915
Pinewood, College Avenue, Maidenhead, Berkshire United Kingdom parents address known 3rd November 1917
c/o G Henning, Chancery Street, Auckland New Zealand their own address known 23rd September 1915
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
New Zealand Expeditionary Force 3/1166 NZ Medical Corps Field Ambulance Private
New Zealand Expeditionary Force NZ Medical Corps Field Ambulance Temporary Lance Corporal
British Army General List (RFC) Temporary Second Lieutenant (on probation)
British Army Royal Flying Corps Temporary Second Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Ann Miller mother
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
May Edwina Eliza Bridgewater wife 1917
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Dark Dark brown Dark brown
DateHeightSource
1915-06-29 6'4"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-09-23 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Hugh19032
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Hugh19032
New Zealand WW1 Soldiers Transcription Hugh19032
New Zealand WW1 Soldiers Transcription Hugh19032
New Zealand WW1 Soldiers Transcription Hugh19032
British Royal Air Force, Officers' Service Records 1912-1920 Transcription Hugh19032
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Hugh19032
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hugh19032
New Zealand in the Great War 1914-1918 Transcription Hugh19032
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Hugh19032

External Evidence

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New Zealand War Graves Project Hugh19032
HOMER, Charles William - WW1 3/166 - Army Hugh19032
The London Gazette, 15 May 1917 Hugh19032
The London Gazette, 28 August 1917 Hugh19032
Index entry, Calendar of Wills & Administrations, HM Court Service, England & Wales Hugh19032
"Fatal Flying Accidents" Hugh19032
"Fatal Accident to Airman" Hugh19032
"Remembering the 149" Hugh19032

Multimedia

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2/Lt Charles William Homer RFC Hugh19032

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