We remember Thomas Prior Lees

We remember Thomas Prior Lees

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Timeline

Timeline

1874
birth Bedford United Kingdom Source:7531620 Source:9074426 1874
1891
location St Peters Street, Bedford United Kingdom parents address Source:9074431 1891
1893
education Clare College Cambridge United Kingdom Source:9299206 17th June 1893
1899
service British Army Second Lieutenant Middlesex Regiment 1st Battalion Source:9180219 22nd March 1899
1901
location 55 Goldington Road, Bedford United Kingdom Source:9074439 1901
1901
employment 1st Class Clerk Civil Sgt Commissioners Bedford United Kingdom Source:9074439 1901
1905
service British Army Captain Middlesex Regiment 1st Battalion Source:9180226 14th March 1905
1908
service British Army Captain County of London (Queen Victoria's) Regiment 9th Battalion Source:9180194 1st April 1908
1911
employment Class I Clerk Source:9074426 1911
1911
location 23 Oakwood Court Kensington West London United Kingdom other group residence address Source:9074426 1911
1914
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:2354334 4th November 1914
service British Army Major London Regiment Source:2354334
service British Army Major London Regiment 9th lond Battalion Source:7531620
service British Army Captain Middlesex Regiment 1st Battalion Source:9180194
service British Army Major London Regiment (Queen Victoria's Rifles) Source:7531620
education Bedford Modern School United Kingdom Source:9299206
location The Pines, Bedford United Kingdom parents address Source:7531620
1915
death Killed in Action Major Lees went off towards Trench 38 to try and reorganise the men- almost at once a message came that he had been killed - he died instantly shot through the head and chest Ypres France Source:7531620 Source:7931722 21st April 1915
burial Ypres (menin Gate) Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Panel 54. Source:7531620

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Thomas Prior
Initials TP
Last Name Lees
Source 7531620
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
23 Oakwood Court Kensington West London United Kingdom other group residence address known 1911
55 Goldington Road, Bedford United Kingdom known 1901
St Peters Street, Bedford United Kingdom parents address known 1891
The Pines, Bedford United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army London Regiment Major
British Army London Regiment 9th lond Battalion Major
British Army Middlesex Regiment 1st Battalion Captain
British Army County of London (Queen Victoria's) Regiment 9th Battalion Captain
British Army Middlesex Regiment 1st Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army Middlesex Regiment 1st Battalion Captain
British Army London Regiment (Queen Victoria's Rifles) Major
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp 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
Alfred Lees father
Rosa Matilda Lees mother

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Alexander119331
British Army, Bond of Sacrifice: Officers Died in the Great War 1914-1916 Transcription Alexander119331
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Alexander119331
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Alexander119331
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Alexander119331

External Evidence

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London Gazette - Appointed Capt from 1st Bn Middlesex Volunteer Rifle Corps 1908 Alexander119331
London Gazette - Appointed 2Lt 1899 Alexander119331
London Gazette - Appointed Captain 1905 Alexander119331
Register of Admissions Joanna19174

Multimedia

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Major Thomas Prior Lees Peter5151
Probate Thomas Prior Lees Peter5151
Death of Major T P Lees Peter5151
Medal Card Major T P Lees Peter5151
1901 Census for Thomas Prior Lees Rosemary67714
1911 Census Transcript Rosemary67714
Record of Birth for Thomas P Lees Rosemary67714
Bedford Modern School WW1 Memorial Alexander119331
Maj T P Lees Panel 54 Alexander119331
London Regiment Panel Alexander119331
Bedford Modern School Eagle Magazine July 1915 1 Alexander119331
OBMs Serving in the Forces 1914-15 Alexander119331
Lees in 1891, Bedford Modern School senior boys Jenny59819
1914 Star Vincent96527
Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, West-Vlaanderen 1 Vincent96527
Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, West-Vlaanderen 2 Vincent96527
Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, West-Vlaanderen 3 Vincent96527
Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, West-Vlaanderen 4 Vincent96527
Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, West-Vlaanderen 5 Vincent96527

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