We remember Frederick Geoffrey Hornshaw

We remember Frederick Geoffrey Hornshaw

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Timeline

Timeline

1887
sibling Rayson Wade Hornshaw Source:8510850 1887
1896
birth Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8510846 1896
1901
location Bier Road, Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8510849 1901
1911
location Woodbrow, Heaton, Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8510850 1911
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8510843 15th April 1914
1914
commission Source:8510811 10th September 1914
1914
enlistment United Kingdom Source:8510811 10th September 1914
1914
service British Army Second Lieutenant West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:8510811 10th September 1914
1916
appointments Company Commander, 1/6th West Yorks Regt Source:8510813 1st August 1916
1916
service British Army Temporary Captain West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:8510813 1st August 1916
1917
appointments Company Commander, 1/6th West Yorkshire Regt Source:8510822 11th July 1917 - 19th October 1917
1917
service British Army Temporary Captain West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:8510822 11th July 1917 - 19th October 1917
1917
appointments Second in Command, 1/6th West Yorks Regt Source:8510822 19th October 1917
1917
service British Army Acting Major West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:8510822 19th October 1917
1918
appointments Battalion Commander, 1/6th West Yorks Regt Source:8510843 15th October 1918 - 18th April 1919
1918
service British Army Acting Lieutenant Colonel West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:8510839 15th October 1918 - 18th April 1919
1919
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:8510829 1st January 1919
1919
appointments Chief Instructor, Reconnaissance School Source:8510831 17th June 1919 - 10th November 1919
1919
service British Army Temporary Major General Staff Reconnaissance School Source:8510831 17th June 1919 - 10th November 1919
1919
service British Army Captain West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:8510833 6th November 1919 - 8th December 1921
1920
marriage Mary V Smeeth Source:8510847 1920
1921
service British Army Major West Yorkshire Regiment Retired Source:8510833 8th December 1921
education King's School Centerbury, Kent United Kingdom Source:8510811
service British Army Cadet Officer Training Corps Junior Division Source:8510811
service British Army Temporary Lieutenant West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:8510813
1927
death Glandford Brigg, Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:8510848 1927

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Frederick Geoffrey
Initials FG
Last Name Hornshaw
Source 8510811
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Bier Road, Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Woodbrow, Heaton, Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Officer Training Corps Junior Division Cadet
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Temporary Lieutenant
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Temporary Captain
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Temporary Captain
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Acting Major
British Army General Staff Reconnaissance School Temporary Major
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment Retired Major
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Captain
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Acting Lieutenant Colonel
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Maria Hornshaw mother
Richard Hornshaw father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Rayson Wade Hornshaw brother 1887
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary V Smeeth wife 1920

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Medal Index Cards Transcription M2740
Medal Index Cards Transcription M2740
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription M2740
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription M2740
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription M2740
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740

External Evidence

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London Gazette Entry - Commission (1914) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1916) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1917) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1917) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1919) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Award of Military Cross (1919) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1919) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Relenquishment of Commission (1921) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1920) M2740
History of the 6th Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment, Vol 1 M2740

Multimedia

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Lt Col F G Hornshaw MC M2740
Second Lieutenant Hornshaw (1914) M2740
Lieutenant Hornshaw, 1917 M2740

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