We remember Richard Olive

We remember Richard Olive

Timeline

Timeline

1885
birth Radcliffe, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:9268212 18th May 1885
1885
location Radcliffe, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address Source:9268243 21st June 1885
1887
sibling Harry Olive Source:9268286 1887
1890
sibling Rosanna Olive Source:9268286 1890
1891
dates Age 5 Source:9268286 5th April 1891
1891
location 27 Coomassie Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address Source:9268286 5th April 1891
1893
sibling Mary A Olive Source:9268293 1893
1894
sibling Fred Olive Source:9268293 1894
1901
location 2 Essex Street, Stretford, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address Source:9268293 31st March 1901
1901
employment Pupil Teacher Source:9268293 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 15 Source:9268293 31st March 1901
1911
location 94 Clifton Street, Old Trafford, Manchester United Kingdom parents address Source:9268302 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Elementary School Teacher District Council Source:9268302 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 25 Source:9268302 2nd April 1911
1915
service British Army Private 721 Royal Army Medical Corps Transport 3/1 East Lancashire Field Ambulance Source:9268212 25th May 1915 - 7th March 1916
1915
enlistment Source:9268212 25th May 1915
1916
employment Schoolmaster Royal Technical Institute Salford, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:9268212 27th February 1916
1916
employment Chemist Source:9268212 8th March 1916
1916
dates Age 30 Source:9268212 8th March 1916
1916
location 94 Clifton Street, Old Trafford, Manchester United Kingdom Source:9268212 8th March 1916
1916
service British Army Pioneer 146988 Royal Engineers 4th Special Battalion Source:9268212 8th March 1916 - 3rd June 1917
1916
appointments Chemist Source:9268212 10th March 1916 - 20th April 1917
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9268212 6th May 1916 - 21st April 1917
1917
service British Army Pioneer/Cadet 146988 Royal Engineers Officer Cadet School (Exeter) Source:9268212 4th June 1917 - 17th November 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9268212 17th November 1917 - 23rd November 1918
1917
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Garrison Artillery 1/1 North Midland Heavy Battery (from 19 April 1918) Source:9268212 18th November 1917 - 5th January 1919
1917
commission Temporary Source:9268212 18th November 1917
1918
hospitalisation Wounded in Action Hospital/Institution Source:9268212 25th April 1918 - 13th May 1918
1918
hospitalisation Illness Hospital/Institution Source:9268212 7th November 1918 - 6th January 1919
1919
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Garrison Artillery Southern Command (UK) Source:9268212 6th January 1919 - 17th May 1919
1919
service British Army Lieutenant Royal Garrison Artillery Source:9268212 18th May 1919 - 1st April 1920
1920
discharge Source:9268212 1st April 1920
1922
marriage Lena Chesshyre Source:9268277 1922
1924
employment Science Master Stretford Secondary School Stretford, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:9268264 21st March 1924
1924
location 74 Nicolas Street, Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester United Kingdom their own address Source:9268253 21st March 1924
1924
dates Age 38 Source:9268253 21st March 1924
education St Marks College Chelsea, London United Kingdom Source:9268212
education Central Higher Grade Scholarship School Salford, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:9268212
1924
death Unknown Newspaper said he died 'in the street while in conversation'. Richard's heart was enlarged but coroner deferred case to examine wife 'about a piece of shrapnel' that allegedly remained in his body. Reynolds Road, Old Trafford, Manchester United Kingdom Source:9268253 Source:9268264 21st March 1924

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Richard
Initials R
Last Name Olive
Source 3327387
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
2 Essex Street, Stretford, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
27 Coomassie Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
74 Nicolas Street, Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester United Kingdom their own address known 21st March 1924
94 Clifton Street, Old Trafford, Manchester United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
94 Clifton Street, Old Trafford, Manchester United Kingdom known 8th March 1916
Radcliffe, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address known 21st June 1885
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 146988 Royal Engineers Officer Cadet School (Exeter) Pioneer/Cadet
British Army Royal Garrison Artillery Southern Command (UK) Second Lieutenant
British Army Royal Garrison Artillery Lieutenant
British Army 721 Royal Army Medical Corps Transport 3/1 East Lancashire Field Ambulance Private
British Army 146988 Royal Engineers 4th Special Battalion Pioneer
British Army Royal Garrison Artillery 1/1 North Midland Heavy Battery (from 19 April 1918) Second Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jeremiah Olive father
Janet Olive mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Harry Olive brother 1887
Rosanna Olive sister 1890
Mary A Olive sister 1893
Fred Olive brother 1894
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lena Chesshyre wife 1922
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1916-03-08 5'7"

Media

Media

No media items were found

Communities

Communities

This person is not linked to any communities.

Evidence

Evidence

IWM is not responsible for the content of external websites. Please note that some sources will require payment to view.

Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Medal Index Card

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected byMore information
Manchester, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1915 Barry1338
GRO Deaths Index Barry1338
National Probate Calendar Barry1338
Newspaper report of Richard olive's Death Barry1338
GRO Marriages Index Barry1338
1891 Census Barry1338
1901 Census Barry1338
1911 Census Barry1338

No multimedia sources

Stories

We remember Richard Olive

Also remembered by 1 person