We remember Francis Duncan Irvine

We remember Francis Duncan Irvine

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Timeline

Timeline

1875
birth Waltair India Source:8984037 Source:8984199 20th January 1875
1888
education Register: Colvin 1888 (2 terms) Haileybury, Nr London Hertfordshire United Kingdom Source:8985108 1888 - 1888
1895
commission Regular Source:8984193 15th March 1895
1895
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Engineers 2nd (Queen Victoria's Own) Sappers and Miners Source:8984193 15th March 1895
1904
service British Army Captain Royal Engineers Source:8984193 15th March 1904
1906
marriage Emily Marion McGann Source:9174659 1906
1910
education Staff College Source:8984037 1910 - 1911
1913
service British Army Major (attached as) General Staff Officer Grade 2 Victoria Barracks, Sydney, New South Wales Source:8984199 8th July 1913
1914
service Australian Imperial Force Captain 1st Brigade AIF HQ Australian Infantry Source:8984037 15th August 1914 - 5th October 1914
1914
service Australian Imperial Force Major 1st Brigade AIF HQ Australian Infantry Source:8984199 5th October 1914 - 27th April 1915
1915
dates Age 40 Source:8976224 27th April 1915
location Father in Law, Colonel McGann, The Crescent, Bangalore India parents address Source:8976224
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:8984199
appointments Brigade Major, 1st Australian Infantry Bde, HQ AIF Source:8976224
awards India General Service Medal Other War Service Award Source:8984037
education RMA Woolwich United Kingdom Source:8984037
education Clifton College United Kingdom Source:8984037
location Mrs Irvine, c/o Bank of Australasia, Martin Place, Sydney, New South Wales. Australia away from home address Source:8984199
1915
death Killed in Action Shot by sniper Gallipoil Turkey Source:8976224 Source:8984162 27th April 1915
burial Lone Pine Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Gallipoli Turkey No Known Grave Source:8984162

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Francis Duncan
Initials FD
Last Name Irvine
Source 2054918
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Father in Law, Colonel McGann, The Crescent, Bangalore India parents address
Mrs Irvine, c/o Bank of Australasia, Martin Place, Sydney, New South Wales. Australia away from home address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Australian Imperial Force 1st Brigade AIF HQ Australian Infantry Captain
British Army Royal Engineers Captain
British Army Royal Engineers 2nd (Queen Victoria's Own) Sappers and Miners Second Lieutenant
British Army (attached as) General Staff Officer Grade 2 Victoria Barracks, Sydney, New South Wales Major
Australian Imperial Force 1st Brigade AIF HQ Australian Infantry Major
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
India General Service Medal Other War Service Award
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emily Gertrude Irvine mother
Duncan Irvine of the Indian Civil Service. father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emily Marion McGann wife 1906
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914-08-15 5'7"

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ian105013
Australian Imperial Force Nominal Roll 1914-1918 Transcription Ian105013
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Ian105013
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Ian105013
First Australian Imperial Force Personnel Dossier Index 1914-1968 Transcription Ian105013
Australian Imperial Force Embarkation Roll 1914-1918 Transcription Ian105013
British Army, Bond of Sacrifice: Officers Died in the Great War 1914-1916 Transcription Ian105013
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Ian105013

External Evidence

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100 Years of Lord Kitchener Lodge No 3402 E.C. Ian105013
Masonic Great War Project Ian105013
Returned and Services League, Australia, Virtual War Memorial Ian105013
ANZACs Online Ian105013
ANZAC Official Records Ian105013
Old Haileyburyians who died in the service of ther country Ian105013
Father-in-law - Colonel McGann of Bangalore Ian105013

Multimedia

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Lord Kitchener Lodge No 3402 Ian105013
Royal Engineers cap badge Ian105013
Francis Duncan Irvine Ian105013
14/15 Star, BWM and Victory Medal Ian105013
HMAT A14 Euripides Ian105013
Lone Pine Memorial, Gallipoli Ian105013
India General Service Medal with clasp Waziristan Ian105013
AIF cap badge Ian105013
Lone Pine Memorial, Turkey Vincent96527

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