We remember Vernon William Nutkins

We remember Vernon William Nutkins

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Timeline

Timeline

1897
birth Fulham, London United Kingdom Source:8941430 Source:8941432 1897
1901
dates Age 3 Source:8941432 31st March 1901
1901
location ‘Algarve’ 20 Parsons Green, Fulham, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8941432 31st March 1901
1901
sibling Yvonne Vera Nutkins Source:8941512 1901
1907
sibling Dorothy Gwendolen Balls Source:8941512 1907
1915
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8941442 2nd February 1915 - 21st November 1917
1915
dates Age 17 Source:8941448 12th May 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Scots Fusiliers Source:8941448 12th May 1915 - 28th March 1916
1915
commission Regular Source:8941448 12th May 1915
1916
service British Army Lieutenant Royal Scots Fusiliers Source:8941450 29th March 1916 - 11th March 1917
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps 48 Squadron Source:8941442 12th March 1917 - 13th August 1917
1917
hospitalisation Wounded [whilst serving in] France Hospital/Institution Source:8941442 14th July 1917
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps 21 Squadron Source:8941442 14th August 1917 - 19th February 1918
1918
dates Age 20 Source:8941442 19th February 1918
theatres Egypt :4 Source:8941442
1918
death Killed in Action Vernon William Nutkins was killed in a flying accident at a time when he was on active service. He was 20. Ismailia Egypt Source:8941442 19th February 1918
burial Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial a kilometre north-west of Ismailia town centre Egypt Grave Reference: B. 126 Source:8941442

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Vernon William
Initials VW
Last Name Nutkins
Source 8941430
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
‘Algarve’ 20 Parsons Green, Fulham, London United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Scots Fusiliers Second Lieutenant
British Army Royal Scots Fusiliers Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps 48 Squadron Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps 21 Squadron Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emilie Hilda Nutkins nee Saunders mother
William George Nutkins father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Yvonne Vera Nutkins sister 1901
Dorothy Gwendolen Balls step-sister 1907

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Birth Recorded Fulham Registration District, London Keith22624
Death Recorded Salford Registration District, Lancashire Keith22624
London Gazette Supplement 11 May 1915 Page 4539 - Appointed 2nd Lieutenant Keith22624
London Gazette Supplement 19 Dec 1916 Page 12345 - Promoted Lieutenant Keith22624
CWGC Entry Lieutenant Vernon William Nutkins Royal Flying Corps Keith22624
Marriage Recorded Hastings Registration District, Sussex Keith22624

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