We remember Geoffrey Ernest Douglas Learoyd

We remember Geoffrey Ernest Douglas Learoyd

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1886
sibling Mildred Eleanor Learoyd Source:8529245 1886
1887
sibling Olive Frances Learoyd Source:8529245 1887
1888
sibling Joan Vera Douglas Learoyd Source:8529245 1888
1888
birth Huddersfield, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8529160 1888
1895
sibling Gwendolen Eileen Learoyd Source:8529245 1895
1895
sibling Eileen Learoyd Source:8529244 1895
1899
sibling Lady Daphne Lorraine Conat Learoyd Source:8529244 1899
1901
location High Street, Eton, Buckinghamshire United Kingdom school/college address Source:8529161 1901
1901
location The Cresent, Scarborough, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8529244 1901
1901
education Eton College Eton, Buckinghamshire United Kingdom Source:8529161 1901
1906
service British Army Second Lieutenant 3rd (Prince of Wales') Dragoon Guards Source:8529187 29th August 1906
1906
enlistment Source:8529187 29th August 1906
1906
commission Regular Source:8529187 29th August 1906
1909
service British Army Lieutenant 21st (Empress of India's) Lancers Source:8529190 20th September 1909 - 9th July 1914
1911
location Abbasia Barracks, Cairo Egypt military residence address Source:8529162 1911
1911
location Launde Abbey, Tugby, Leicestershire United Kingdom parents address Source:8529245 1911
1914
service British Army Captain 21st (Empress of India's) Lancers Source:8529190 9th July 1914 - 29th October 1918
1915
appointments Adjutant, 12th (Empress of India's) Lancers Source:8529233 September 1915
1915
theatres Indian Frontier :6g Source:8529233 September 1915
education Royal Military College Source:8529187
1918
death Not War Related Learoyd was suddenly taken ill with influenza, and this turned to pneumonia, to which he succumbed in hospital Madran India Source:8529163 29th October 1918
burial Guides Chapel New Cemetery Delhi Memorial (india Gate) Non-War Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Madran Delhi Guides Chapel New Cemetery. Mardan, India India India Source:8529163

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Geoffrey Ernest Douglas
Initials GED
Last Name Learoyd
Source 2338164
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Abbasia Barracks, Cairo Egypt military residence address known 1911
High Street, Eton, Buckinghamshire United Kingdom school/college address known 1901
Launde Abbey, Tugby, Leicestershire United Kingdom parents address known 1911
The Cresent, Scarborough, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 3rd (Prince of Wales') Dragoon Guards Second Lieutenant
British Army 21st (Empress of India's) Lancers Lieutenant
British Army 21st (Empress of India's) Lancers Captain
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alfred Ernest Learoyd father
Francis Brooke Learoyd mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eileen Learoyd sister 1895
Lady Daphne Lorraine Conat nee Learoyd sister 1899
Mildred Eleanor Learoyd sister 1886
Olive Frances Learoyd sister 1887
Joan Vera Douglas Learoyd sister 1888
Gwendolen Eileen Learoyd sister 1895

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Medal Index Card
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription M2740
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription M2740
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription M2740
GRO ARMY DEATH INDICES (1881 to 1955) Transcription M2740
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census 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 (1906) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1909) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1914) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Charles Hull Victoria Cross Citation (1916) M2740
Museum News - For Friends of the Queen's Royal Lancers & Nottinghamshire Yeomanry Museum M2740

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