We remember Bertram 'bertie' Morgan

We remember Bertram 'bertie' Morgan

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Timeline

Timeline

1891
birth Glasgow United Kingdom Source:8708001 5th July 1891
1909
enlistment Source:9365182 1909
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8707886 5th November 1914
1914
service British Army Corporal 5814 Scottish Rifles 5th Battalion Source:8707886 5th November 1914
1915
awards Receipt of Card from GOC 6th Division Other War Service Award Source:8708022 27th May 1915
1915
service British Army Lance Sergeant 5814 Scottish Rifles 5th Battalion Source:8708026 22nd June 1915
1915
awards Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration Source:8708041 23rd June 1915
1915
commission Source:8708033 14th November 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant Scottish Rifles 3/5th Battalion Source:8708033 14th November 1915
1916
service British Army Second Lieutenant Scottish Rifles Trench Mortar Batteries Source:9303626 5th August 1916 - October 1917
1917
appointments Flying Officer Observer Source:9365182 26th October 1917 - March 1918
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Lieutenant RFC Source:8708036 26th October 1917
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Lieutenant RAF 1st School of Aeronautics Source:8708038 1st April 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Lieutenant (A & S) Source:8708038 28th July 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Lieutenant Royal Air Force 59th Wing Source:8707981 18th September 1918 - 16th October 1918
events Marksman Sporting United Kingdom Source:9365182
education High School of Glasgow Glasgow United Kingdom Source:9365182
1918
death Killed in Action Sopwith Camel B7241. Court of Enquiry stated "The accident was in our opinion due to the sudden collapse of the wings for some reason unknown during a dive at a ground target. The pilot was on duty." RAF Training Establishment, Cranwell United Kingdom Source:8707910 Source:8708011 16th October 1918
burial Cathcart Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Renfrewshire United Kingdom I.2131 Source:8707970

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Bertram 'bertie'
Initials B'
Last Name Morgan,
Source 8707970
First Names Bertie
Initials B
Last Name Morgan
Source 8707970
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 5814 Scottish Rifles 5th Battalion Corporal
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force 59th Wing Lieutenant
British Army 5814 Scottish Rifles 5th Battalion Lance Sergeant
British Army Scottish Rifles 3/5th Battalion Second Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) RFC Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Lieutenant (A & S)
British Army Scottish Rifles Trench Mortar Batteries Second Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) RAF 1st School of Aeronautics Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
DCM British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration
Receipt of Card from GOC 6th Division Other War Service Award

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Edwin2371
British Royal Air Force, Officers' Service Records 1912-1920 Transcription Edwin2371
Medal Index Cards Transcription Guy74824

External Evidence

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Ancestry Website Edwin2371
National Library of Australia Website Edwin2371
Ancestry Website Edwin2371
RAF Online Archives Edwin2371
Unit War Diary of 5th Scottish Rifles Edwin2371
London Gazette Edwin2371
London Gazette Edwin2371
London Gazette Edwin2371
London Gazette Edwin2371
London Gazette Edwin2371
Ancestry Website Edwin2371
Monthy Army List Edwin2371
High School of Glasgow Biographies Edwin2371

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