We remember Claude Nicholson

We remember Claude Nicholson

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Timeline

Timeline

1898
birth Chelsea, London United Kingdom Source:9111347 Source:9181114 2nd July 1898
1915
education Professional training Royal Military College, Sandhurst Camberley United Kingdom Source:9158965 September 1915
1916
service British Army Second Lieutenant 16th Lancers Source:9158976 19th July 1916
1916
commission Regular Source:9158976 19th July 1916
1935
marriage Ursula Katherine Hanbury-Tracy Source:9158965 31st December 1935
1936
children Richard Hugh Nicholson Source:9158971 17th November 1936
1939
children Sylvia Mary Victoria Nicholson Source:9158971 20th November 1939
1940
service British Army Brigadier 15479 30th Infantry Brigade Source:9158983 23rd May 1940
1940
awards Companion of the Bath Other War Service Award Source:9181152 May 1940
1940
awards Order of the Bath, Military Division British Award/Decoration Source:9158983 May 1940
1943
service British Army Brigadier 16th/5th Lancers Source:9158966 26th June 1943
service British Army Lieutenant Lancers Source:3241163
service British Army Captain Lancers Source:3241163
education General education Winchester College Winchester United Kingdom Source:9158965
1943
death Oflag IX A/Z. Rotenburg an der Fulda Germany Source:9111347 26th June 1943
burial Rotenburg (fulda) Civil Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Hessen Rotenburg Civil Cemetery Germany. Germany Feld 7. Grave 71 Source:9158966 Source:9181152
sibling Godfrey Nicholson Source:9158965

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Claude
Initials C
Last Name Nicholson
Source 3241163
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Lancers Lieutenant
British Army Lancers Captain
British Army 16th Lancers Second Lieutenant
British Army 15479 30th Infantry Brigade Brigadier
British Army 16th/5th Lancers Brigadier
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Companion of the Bath Other War Service Award
Order of the Bath, Military Division British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Richard Hugh Nicholson son 17th November 1936
Sylvia Mary Victoria Nicholson daughter 20th November 1939
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Richard Francis Nicholson father
Helen Violet Portal mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Godfrey Nicholson brother
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ursula Katherine Hanbury-Tracy wife 31st December 1935

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Britain Absent voters lists 1918-1921 Image Deborah102878
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jonathan101862
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Jonathan101862

External Evidence

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Winchester College Dean129696
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Dean129696
The Peerage Dean129696
London Gazette - 29671 Dean129696
London Gazette - 37274 Dean129696
London Gazette - 35305 Dean129696
IWM memorial register ref 25048, St. Peter and St. Paul Church, Somerset Deborah102878
Claude Nicholson (British Army officer) Jonathan101862
British Army Officers 1939-1945 Jonathan101862

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