We remember Laurence Pierce Brooke Merriam

We remember Laurence Pierce Brooke Merriam

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Timeline

Timeline

1889
sibling Katherine Merriam Source:9364151 1889
1891
sibling Edith Anne Merriam Source:9364151 1891
1894
birth Highbury, Islington, London United Kingdom Source:9364197 Source:9364152 28th January 1894
1901
location 79 New Park, Highbury, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address Source:9364151 1901
1912
education University College, Oxford Universitry Oxford United Kingdom Source:9364197 1912
1914
service British Army Temporary Second Lieutenant The Rifle Brigade (The Prince Consort's Own) 7th (Service) Battalion Source:9364197 1st September 1914 - 10th November 1914
1914
commission Temporary Source:9364175 1st September 1914
1914
service British Army Temporary Lieutenant The Rifle Brigade (The Prince Consort's Own) 7th (Service) Battalion Source:9364197 11th November 1914 - 31st January 1914
1915
hospitalisation Wounded by a trench mortar after taking over a position in the trenches by the Hooge Crater Hospital/Institution Source:9364197 22nd July 1915
1916
service British Army Temporary Lieutenant Machine Gun Corps 41st Company Source:9364197 1st February 1916 - 12th August 1917
1916
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:9364197 15th September 1916
1916
hospitalisation Wounded during MC action Hospital/Institution Source:9364197 15th September 1916 - 16th September 1916
1917
service British Army Temporary Lieutenant Tank Corps Source:9364175 13th August 1917
1917
service British Army Temporary Captain Tank Corps Source:9364175 17th November 1917 - 10th December 1917
1917
service British Army Acting Captain Tank Corps Source:9364175 11th December 1917
1918
service British Army Acting Major Tank Corps 7th Battalion Source:9364197 30th August 1918
1918
appointments Company Commander, A Coy, 7th Bn, Tank Corps Source:9364197 30th August 1918
1919
employment Executive British Xylonite United Kingdom Source:9364197 1919
1921
marriage Lady Marjorie Kennedy Source:9364175 21st April 1921
1922
children Peter Hugh Kennedy Merriam Source:9364219 1922
1925
children Michael Kennedy Merriam Source:9364217 1925
1940
employment Plastics Controller Ministry of Supply United Kingdom Source:9364197 1940 - 1945
1948
employment Examiner of Trade Board of Trade United Kingdom Source:9364197 1948 - 1950
1949
awards Knight Bachelor Other Civilian Service Award Source:9364175 15th July 1949
1950
employment Director Ilford Ltd United Kingdom Source:9364197 1950 - 1963
1957
employment Chairman Furniture Development Council United Kingdom Source:9364197 1957 - 1963
1957
employment Chairman British Xylonite United Kingdom Source:9364197 1957 - 1963
1957
employment Chairman B X Plastics Ltd United Kingdom Source:9364197 1957 - 1963
1957
employment Director Furniture Development Council Source:9364197 1957 - 1963
1959
employment Vice President Association of Chemical and Allied Employees Source:9364197 1959 - 1963
1961
employment Director Distillers Co United Kingdom Source:9364197 1961 - 1963
1961
employment Board Member North Eastern Metropolitan Hospital Board United Kingdom Source:9364197 1961 - 1964
1962
employment Deputy Lieutenant County of Essex Essex United Kingdom Source:9364197 1962
employment Chairman Royal Eastern Counties Hospital M'ment Committee United Kingdom Source:9364197
employment Director Municipal Mutual Assurance Ltd Source:9364197
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9364144
employment Director Furniture Industry Research Assoc Source:9364197
employment Chairman, Finance Committee Essex County Council Essex United Kingdom Source:9364197
education St Paul's School London United Kingdom Source:9364197
location Loom House, Dedham, Colchester, Essex. United Kingdom their own address Source:9364197
1966
death Unknown London United Kingdom Source:9364197 Source:9364150 27th July 1966

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Laurence Pierce Brooke
Initials LPB
Last Name Merriam
Source 9364152
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
79 New Park, Highbury, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Loom House, Dedham, Colchester, Essex. United Kingdom their own address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Tank Corps Temporary Captain
British Army Tank Corps Temporary Lieutenant
British Army Tank Corps Acting Captain
British Army The Rifle Brigade (The Prince Consort's Own) 7th (Service) Battalion Temporary Second Lieutenant
British Army The Rifle Brigade (The Prince Consort's Own) 7th (Service) Battalion Temporary Lieutenant
British Army Machine Gun Corps 41st Company Temporary Lieutenant
British Army Tank Corps 7th Battalion Acting Major
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Knight Bachelor Other Civilian Service Award
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Michael Kennedy Merriam son 1925
Peter Hugh Kennedy Merriam son 1922
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Anne Susan Merriam mother
Charles Pierce Merriam father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Katherine Merriam sister 1889
Edith Anne Merriam sister 1891
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lady Marjorie Kennedy wife 21st April 1921

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Britain School & University rolls 1914-1918 Transcription M2740
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1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
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