We remember Edward Corringham Mannock

We remember Edward Corringham Mannock

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Timeline

Timeline

1884
sibling Jessie Mannock Source:8498430 1884
1886
sibling Patrick Mannock Source:8498430 1886
1887
birth Ballincollig, County Cork Ireland Source:5478860 24th May 1887
1891
location Spencer Road, St Pancras, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8498430 March 1891
1891
sibling Ann Mannock Source:8498430 1891
1911
employment Telephone Inspector Wellingborough United Kingdom Source:8498267 April 1911
1911
location 64 Melton Road, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire United Kingdom other group residence address Source:8498267 April 1911
1914
employment engineer English Telephone Company Turkey Source:8545061 1914
1916
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Engineers Source:8498282 1st April 1916
1916
commission Temporary Source:8498282 1st April 1916
1917
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Engineers attached to Royal Flying Corps Source:8498426 1st February 1917
1917
service British Army Temporary Captain Royal Engineers attached to Royal Flying Corps Source:8498449 22nd July 1917
1917
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:8503116 17th September 1917
1917
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:8503114 18th October 1917
1918
service British Army Temporary Major Royal Air Force Source:8498439 19th June 1918
1918
dates Age 31 Source:7443757 26th July 1918
1918
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:8503114 3rd August 1918
1918
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:8503114 16th September 1918
1919
awards Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration Source:8503114 18th July 1919
hospitalisation amoebic infestation of right eye Hospital/Institution Source:8545061
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Major No. 40 Squadron RFC, No. 74 Squadron RAF, No. 85 Squadron RAF Source:5478860
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Major RAF 85th Squadron Source:7443757
1918
death Killed in Action The engine of Mannock's aircraft was hit by ground fire, and caught fire. The aeroplane crashed behind German lines. Lillers France Source:7443757 Source:5478860 26th July 1918
burial Arras Flying Services Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Source:7443757

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names 'mick'
Initials '
Source 5478860
First Names Edward Corringham
Initials EC
Last Name Mannock
Source 9139727
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
64 Melton Road, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire United Kingdom other group residence address known April 1911
Spencer Road, St Pancras, London United Kingdom parents address known March 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Air Force (RAF/RFC) No. 40 Squadron RFC, No. 74 Squadron RAF, No. 85 Squadron RAF Major
British Army Royal Engineers Second Lieutenant
British Army Royal Engineers attached to Royal Flying Corps Second Lieutenant
British Army Royal Engineers attached to Royal Flying Corps Temporary Captain
British Army Royal Air Force Temporary Major
Air Force (RAF/RFC) RAF 85th Squadron Major
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
VC DSO MC British Award/Decoration
Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Julia mother
Edward Mannock father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jessie Mannock sister 1884
Patrick Mannock brother 1886
Ann Mannock sister 1891

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Ireland: National Roll of Honour 1914-1921 Transcription anthony23902
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Trevor65535
British Royal Air Force, Officers' Service Records 1912-1920 Transcription Trevor65535
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Trevor65535
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Yvonne27542
Victoria Cross Recipients 1854-2006 Transcription Trevor321

External Evidence

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'Mick Mannock' Glyn696
King of Air Fighters: biography of Major "Mick" Mannock/ by Ira Jones Wendy54828
Appointment to Royal Engineers Trevor65535
Transfer to RFC Trevor65535
Appointment as Major Trevor65535
Promotion to Captain Trevor65535
VC citation  Yvonne27542
Military Cross Citation Yvonne27542
Edward "Mick" Mannock Peter5151
Kent VCs Hazel53187
Link to RAF Storyvault Ann39898
The Edinburgh Gazette David1424
RAF at 100 with Ewan and Colin McGregor Jonathan101862
Edward Corringham "Mick" Mannock VC, DSO**, MC* Jonathan101862

Multimedia

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Major Edward Mannock VC Anne1202
Mick Mannock Peter5151
Major Mick Mannock, VC Peter5151
Major Mick Mannock, VC Peter5151
Major Mick Mannock, VC Peter5151
Mick Mannock (far left) with pilots from No 74 Squ Peter5151
Memorial Jeremy102799
Mannock's memorial Christopher35699
Display relating to Major Mannock Christopher35699
Canterbury War Memorial Christopher35699

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