We remember Vincent Alexander Ormsby

We remember Vincent Alexander Ormsby

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Timeline

Timeline

1866
birth Old Windsor, Berkshire United Kingdom Source:6647214 1866
1890
marriage Emily nee Glover Source:6647218 1890
1916
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8500243 1st December 1916
1916
service Indian Army Colonel (Temporary Brigadier General) Staff Source:8500243 1st December 1916
1917
dates Age 51 Source:8500263 1st May 1917
1917
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8500246 15th May 1917
1917
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8500248 11th December 1917
awards Companion of the Bath Other War Service Award Source:3337888
marriage Agnes Source:8500263
service British Army Brigadier General Staff 127th Infantry Brigade Source:6647206
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel Queen Alexandra's Own Gurkha Rifles 2/3rd Battalion Source:3337888
service British Army Brigadier General Queen Alexandra's Own Gurkha Rifles Source:3337888
service British Army Brigadier General General Staff Commanding 127th Infantry Brigade Source:8500263
1917
death Killed in Action A piece of shrapnel severed his jugular vein Near Epehy France Source:6647206 Source:8500263 2nd May 1917
burial Villers-Faucon Communal Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France D. 41. Source:8500263

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Vincent Alexander
Initials VA
Last Name Ormsby
Source 6647206
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Staff 127th Infantry Brigade Brigadier General
British Army Queen Alexandra's Own Gurkha Rifles 2/3rd Battalion Lieutenant Colonel
British Army Queen Alexandra's Own Gurkha Rifles Brigadier General
Indian Army Staff Colonel (Temporary Brigadier General)
British Army General Staff Commanding 127th Infantry Brigade Brigadier General
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Companion of the Bath Other War Service Award
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
G F Ormsby father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emily nee Glover wife 1890
Agnes wife

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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GRO War Death Army Officers Indices (1914 to 1921) Transcription Anne1202
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Anne1202
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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Yvonne27542

External Evidence

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Winchester College Roll of Honour Anne1202

Multimedia

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