We remember William Oscar Montgomery

We remember William Oscar Montgomery

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Timeline

Timeline

1888
birth Kingston upon Hull United Kingdom Source:8672278 16th October 1888
1915
service British Army Private 202287 Northumberland Fusiliers 5th (reserve) Battalion Source:9400479 4th December 1915 - 19th May 1916
1915
enlistment Beverley United Kingdom Source:9400479 4th December 1915
1916
employment Stockbroker's Manager Kingston upon Hull United Kingdom Source:8881195 January 1916
1916
service British Army Corporal 202287 Northumberland Fusiliers 5th (reserve) Battalion Source:9400506 19th May 1916 - 19th August 1916
1916
service British Army Sergeant 202287 Northumberland Fusiliers 5th (reserve) Battalion Source:9400506 19th August 1916 - 1st September 1916
1916
service British Army Sergeant 202287 Northumberland Fusiliers 4th (reserve) Battalion Source:9400506 1st September 1916 - 8th December 1916
1916
service British Army Officer Cadet 202287 Northumberland Fusiliers 5th Officer Cadet Battalion, Cambridge Source:9400506 8th December 1916 - 27th March 1917
1917
marriage Maude Marie Watts Source:8881195 24th February 1917
1917
service British Army 2nd Lieutenant East Yorkshire Regiment 13th Battalion Source:9400953 28th March 1917 - 24th May 1918
1917
location Farrago, Wilton Road, Hornsea. East Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9400953 28th March 1917 - 1st April 1922
1917
commission Temporary Source:9400953 28th March 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9400954 April 1917 - March 1919
1917
hospitalisation Bullet wound in shoulder Hospital/Institution Source:9400956 1st July 1917
1918
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:9400971 12th April 1918
1918
service British Army Lieutenant East Yorkshire Regiment 92nd Light Trench Mortar Battery Source:9400976 24th May 1918 - 9th August 1918
1918
service British Army Captain East Yorkshire Regiment 92nd Light Trench Mortar Battery Source:9400981 9th August 1918 - April 1922
1918
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:9400984 9th September 1918
1918
awards 31st Division Gallantry Certificate Other War Service Award Source:9642209 9th September 1918
1919
discharge Source:9652812 21st March 1919
service British Army Captain Trench Mortar Battery Source:3093205
service British Army Captain East Yorkshire Regiment Source:3093205
1959
death Not War Related Kingston upon Hull United Kingdom Source:8672278 19th August 1959
burial Southgate Cemetery Non-War Cemetery Hornsea United Kingdom Source:8672278

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Oscar
Initials WO
Last Name Montgomery
Source 3093205
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Farrago, Wilton Road, Hornsea. East Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address 28th March 1917 - 1st April 1922
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army East Yorkshire Regiment Captain
British Army Trench Mortar Battery Captain
British Army 202287 Northumberland Fusiliers 5th (reserve) Battalion Private
British Army 202287 Northumberland Fusiliers 5th (reserve) Battalion Corporal
British Army 202287 Northumberland Fusiliers 5th (reserve) Battalion Sergeant
British Army 202287 Northumberland Fusiliers 4th (reserve) Battalion Sergeant
British Army 202287 Northumberland Fusiliers 5th Officer Cadet Battalion, Cambridge Officer Cadet
British Army East Yorkshire Regiment 13th Battalion 2nd Lieutenant
British Army East Yorkshire Regiment 92nd Light Trench Mortar Battery Lieutenant
British Army East Yorkshire Regiment 92nd Light Trench Mortar Battery Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
31st Division Gallantry Certificate Other War Service Award
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emily Montgomery mother
William Ashton Montgomery father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Maude Marie Watts wife 24th February 1917
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Light Blue Light Brown
DateHeightSource
1915-12-04 5'4"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-12-04 Other Non-conformist

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William Oscar Montgomery: Birth Certificate Andrew92507
William Oscar Montgomery: Death Certificate Andrew92507
Captain William Oscar Montgomery MC & Bar. Andrew92507
The wedding of W.O. Montgomery & Maud Marie Watts. Andrew92507
Marriage Certificate Andrew92507
Emily Montgomery with her children (1891) Andrew92507
Enlistment at Beverley, East Yorkshire. (1915) Andrew92507
Service Record with Northumberland Fusiliers Andrew92507
Training near Harrogate Andrew92507
Commission Andrew92507
2nd Lt. W.O. Montgomery, Arras, April 1917 Andrew92507
Wounded: 1st July, 1917. Andrew92507
Gazette Citation: Military Cross Andrew92507
Notice of promotion to Lieutenant Andrew92507
92nd Light Trench Mortar Battery. May 1918. Andrew92507
Notice of promotion to Captain Andrew92507
92nd Light Trench Mortar Battery. 31st Division. Andrew92507
Gazette Citation: Bar to the Military Cross Andrew92507
Oscar & Marie, Cambridge March 1917 Andrew92507
Oscar at Farrago, Hornsea. On leave, winter 1917 Andrew92507
Hornsea, August 1914 Andrew92507
Digging foundation for Observer Post, Hornsea 1940 Andrew92507
Oscar, Royal Observer Post F3. Hornsea. Andrew92507
November 1918 Andrew92507
Mrs Marie Montgomery Andrew92507
31st Division Gallantry Certificate Andrew92507
Boroughbridge Yorkshire 1924 Andrew92507
Marie Montgomery & her son Michael, 1919 Andrew92507
Schooldays, Hornsea, Yorkshire 1903. Andrew92507
Cambridge, March 1917. Andrew92507
Captain W.O. Montgomery's medal set Andrew92507
Rievaulx, Yorkshire Andrew92507
Marie, Hornsea 1917 Andrew92507
'They are lions old crush' Andrew92507
Oscar & Marie 1920 Andrew92507
Marie at Farrago 1918 Andrew92507
Hull War Wedding Andrew92507
Medal Card Andrew92507
Descriptive Report on Enlistment Andrew92507
Court of Inquiry into fatal accident, 92nd T.M.B. Andrew92507
Out for a walk on the seafront Andrew92507
Clearance Certificate Andrew92507

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