We remember Richard Neville Abadie

We remember Richard Neville Abadie

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Timeline

Timeline

1872
sibling Harry Bertram Abadie Source:9501662 1872
1873
sibling George Howard Fanshaw Abadie Source:9512081 1873
1881
birth Eastbourne United Kingdom Source:8883634 24th November 1881
1900
service British Army Second Lieutenant King's Royal Rifle Corps Source:9501659 10th March 1900 - 14th April 1901
1901
service British Army Lieutenant King's Royal Rifle Corps 1st Battalion Source:9512077 15th April 1901 - 26th October 1910
1910
service British Army Captain King's Royal Rifle Corps 1st Battalion Source:9512079 27th October 1910 - 31st October 1912
1912
service British Army Captain (Brigade Major) Stafford Brigade, Northern Command, Great Britain (on secondment from KRRC) Source:9512079 1st November 1912
1916
awards Recommended for Gallant and Distinguished Service Other War Service Award Source:9438105 1st January 1916
1917
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8843863 25th May 1917
1917
dates Age 35 Source:6986484 10th July 1917
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:6986484
service British Army Captain King's Royal Rifle Corps Source:216
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel King's Royal Rifle Corps 2nd Battalion Source:8595701
1917
death Killed in Action Colonel Abadie was last seen by an Australian standing at bay outside the entrance (of a tunnel) firing his revolver, with which he killed five Germans before he himself fell. Nieuport Belgium Source:6986484 Source:9517821 Source:8595700 10th July 1917

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Richard Neville
Initials RN
Last Name Abadie,
Source 8595701
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army King's Royal Rifle Corps Captain
British Army King's Royal Rifle Corps 2nd Battalion Lieutenant Colonel
British Army King's Royal Rifle Corps Second Lieutenant
British Army King's Royal Rifle Corps 1st Battalion Lieutenant
British Army King's Royal Rifle Corps 1st Battalion Captain
British Army Stafford Brigade, Northern Command, Great Britain (on secondment from KRRC) Captain (Brigade Major)
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
DSO British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Recommended for Gallant and Distinguished Service Other War Service Award
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Henry Richard Abadie father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Harry Bertram Abadie brother 1872
George Howard Fanshaw Abadie brother 1873

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Edward43379
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England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Guy74824
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Guy74824
School & university registers Image Guy74824
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1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Deborah102878
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Deborah102878
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Keith133517
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Keith133517
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith133517
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Keith133517

External Evidence

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London Gazette Keith133517
Hart's Annual Army List 1914 Keith133517
Hart's Annual Army List 1915 Keith133517
Wills & Probate Abadie Keith133517
Hart's Annual Army List 1911 Keith133517
Hart's Annual Army List 1913 Keith133517
The Annals of The King's Royal Rifle Corps Keith133517

Multimedia

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Portrait photograph of R N Abadie Charlotte33
Memorial in the nave of Canterbury Cathedral, Kent Edward43379
War diary entry about him being missing in action Edwin110085
Captain Richard Neville Abadie DSO James201

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