We remember Francis Arthur Stanley Lansdown

We remember Francis Arthur Stanley Lansdown

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Timeline

Timeline

1883
sibling Arnold P. Lansdown Source:6194890 1883
1886
sibling Douglas W. Lansdown Source:6194890 1886
1894
birth Chard, Somerset. United Kingdom Source:6194924 Source:6194890 20th September 1894
1899
sibling Christine D. Lansdown Source:6194890 1899
1900
sibling Norman D. Lansdown Source:6194890 1900
1901
dates Age 6 Source:6630530 31st March 1901
1901
location 121, Hinckley Road, Leicester. United Kingdom parents address Source:6630530 31st March 1901
1902
education Wyggeston Grammar School For Boys Leicester United Kingdom Source:6630484 1902 - 1910
1911
location 195 Narborough Road Leicester United Kingdom parents address Source:6630544 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Apprentice Engineering Source:6630544 2nd April 1911
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:6194901 5th May 1915
1916
commission Regular Source:2619257 1st May 1916
1916
service British Army Second Lieutenant Special List Source:2619257 1st May 1916
1917
dates Age 22 Source:6194924 14th August 1917
1917
location 52, Fosse Road Central, Leicester United Kingdom parents address Source:6630484 14th August 1917
service British Army Lieutenant British West Indies Regiment 1st Battalion Source:7374637
service British Army Private 2313 Manchester Regiment Source:2619257
service British Army 2nd Lieutenant British West Indies Regiment 1st Battalion Source:6630502
1917
death Unknown An enquiry concluded: "He was shot by a man of his Regiment a native of Trinidad during the night, apparently as an act of revenge because he had been reduced in rank for misconduct." ------ Source:7374637 Source:6194924 Source:6194901 14th August 1917
burial Deir El Belah War Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Deir El Belah War Cem., Israel Israel A.227. Source:7374637 Source:6630484

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Francis Arthur Stanley
Initials FAS
Last Name Lansdown
Source 2619257
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
121, Hinckley Road, Leicester. United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
195 Narborough Road Leicester United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
52, Fosse Road Central, Leicester United Kingdom parents address known 14th August 1917
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army British West Indies Regiment 1st Battalion 2nd Lieutenant
British Army Special List Second Lieutenant
British Army 2313 Manchester Regiment Private
British Army British West Indies Regiment 1st Battalion Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star 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
Francis Lansdown father
Christine Emily G. Lambert mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Arnold P. Lansdown brother 1883
Douglas W. Lansdown brother 1886
Christine D. Lansdown sister 1899
Norman D. Lansdown brother 1900
Religion
DateReligionSource
Congregationalist

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Leicestershire and Rutland, Soldiers Died 1914-1920 Transcription Carolyn35894
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Carolyn35894
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Carolyn35894
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Carolyn35894
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Carolyn35894
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Stockports Soldier Francis Arthur Stanley LANSDOWN Carolyn35894
Officer records 1914-1922, Lieutenant Francis Arthur Stanley LANSDOWN Deborah102878

Multimedia

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War Memorial Wyggeston & Queen Elizabeth I College Carolyn35894
Memorial, Wyggeston & Queen Elizabeth I College. Carolyn35894
British West Indies Regiment Deborah102878

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