We remember Gilbert Player

We remember Gilbert Player

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Timeline

Timeline

1865
sibling Eliza Player Source:8645588 20th June 1865
1866
sibling Margaret Player Source:8645588 1st May 1866
1870
sibling Grace Player Source:8645588 17th March 1870
1872
sibling Ralph Player Source:8645588 January 1872
1873
sibling Hugh Player Source:8645588 October 1873
1875
birth 31 Calthorpe Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire United Kingdom Source:8645676 Source:8645588 January 1875
1888
location Amersham Hall School, Henley Road, Caversham United Kingdom school/college address Source:8645677 1888 - March 1892
1892
location Emmanuel College, Cambridge United Kingdom school/college address Source:8645677 28th March 1892 - September 1899
1911
location Moreton Hall, Inkberrow, Worcestershire United Kingdom their own address Source:8645673 January 1911 - 30th July 1916
1914
service Royal Navy Coastal motorboat patrol Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve - Coastal Motor Boat "Yvonne" Source:8645717 24th September 1914 - 17th July 1915
1915
employment Ambulance Driver Ambulance British Red Cross and Order of St John France Source:8645718 12th August 1915 - 17th August 1915
1915
service Other Empire Force Driver 4933 British Red Cross Society and Order of Saint John of Jerusalem Source:8645718 12th August 1915 - 17th August 1915
1915
commission Temporary Source:3536390 12th November 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant Durham Light Infantry 21st (Training) Battalion Source:8646145 12th November 1915 - March 1916
1916
service British Army Second Lieutenant Durham Light Infantry 18th (County) Battalion Source:3536390 March 1916 - 30th July 1916
1916
death Died of wounds France Source:7308219 30th July 1916
burial Merville Communal Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Nord France Source:7308219

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Gilbert
Initials G
Last Name Player
Source 3536390
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Amersham Hall School, Henley Road, Caversham United Kingdom school/college address 1888 - March 1892
Emmanuel College, Cambridge United Kingdom school/college address 28th March 1892 - September 1899
Moreton Hall, Inkberrow, Worcestershire United Kingdom their own address January 1911 - 30th July 1916
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Other Empire Force 4933 British Red Cross Society and Order of Saint John of Jerusalem Driver
British Army Durham Light Infantry 21st (Training) Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army Durham Light Infantry 18th (County) Battalion Second Lieutenant
Royal Navy Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve - Coastal Motor Boat "Yvonne" Coastal motorboat patrol
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
Ann Dickinson Sturge mother
Jacob Hort Player father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eliza Player sister 20th June 1865
Margaret Player sister 1st May 1866
Grace Player sister 17th March 1870
Ralph Player brother January 1872
Hugh Player brother October 1873

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Mara60295
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Mara60295
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Mara60295
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Mara60295
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Mara60295
RNVR Other Ranks - Medal Rolls 1914-1920 Transcription Mara60295
British Red Cross Register of Overseas Volunteers 1914-1918 Transcription Mara60295
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Mara60295

External Evidence

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Record of Service of Solicitors Mara60295
London Gazette - Commission Mara60295
Moreton Hall Mara60295
British History online: Parish: Inkberrow Mara60295

Multimedia

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R.N.V.R Records Mara60295
Emmanuel College Mara60295
Moreton Hall Mara60295
British Red Cross and Order of St John Mara60295
Commission Mara60295
18th Battalion Mara60295
Coastal motor-boat patrol Mara60295
31 Calthorpe Road Mara60295
Amersham Hall school Mara60295
18th DLI History Mara60295
Merville Communal Cemetery Mara60295
RNVR document Mara60295
DLI Medal Roll Mara60295
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