We remember Douglas Bernard Priestley

We remember Douglas Bernard Priestley

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Timeline

Timeline

1895
location St John's House, Main Street, Bishop Monkton, Ripon, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:3600280 1895 - 1903
1897
birth Bishop Monkton, Ripon, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:3600280 18th April 1897
1899
sibling Wesley Priestley Source:3600280 1899
1906
sibling Basil Oswald Priestley Source:3600280 1906
1909
sibling Cyril Thornton Priestley Source:3600280 1909
1910
sibling Kenneth Stewart Priestley Source:3600280 1910
1911
location Warden Lodge, Daventry, Northamptonshire United Kingdom Source:3600280 1911
1915
service British Army Private 20111 Northamptonshire Regiment 8th (Reserve) Battalion Source:3600280 July 1915
1916
service British Army Officer Cadet Officer Cadet Training Unit Cambridge Source:3600280 January 1916 - 6th July 1916
1916
service British Army Second Lieutenant Lancashire Fusiliers 2/5th Battalion Source:3600280 7th July 1916 - 31st July 1917
education Bradford Grammar School Bradford United Kingdom Source:3600280
service British Army Lance Corporal 20111 Northamptonshire Regiment 8th (Reserve) Battalion Source:3600280
employment Banker Lloyds Bank Daventry United Kingdom Source:3600280
education Daventry Grammar School Daventry United Kingdom Source:3600280
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:3600280
1917
death Killed in Action Killed in action in Liverpool Trench, near St Jan (Location of the Lancashire Fusiliers attack during the Battle of Passchendale) Ypres Belgium Source:7530907 Source:3600280 31st July 1917
burial War Memorials Menin Gate Non-War Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Yorkshire and Northamptonshire Ypres Killed in action at the Battle of Passchendale, Priestley has no known grave United Kingdom Belgium Source:3600280

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Douglas Bernard
Initials DB
Last Name Priestley
Source 3600280
First Names Bernard
Initials B
Last Name Priestley
Source 3600280
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
St John's House, Main Street, Bishop Monkton, Ripon, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address 1895 - 1903
Warden Lodge, Daventry, Northamptonshire United Kingdom known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 20111 Northamptonshire Regiment 8th (Reserve) Battalion Private
British Army Officer Cadet Training Unit Cambridge Officer Cadet
British Army 20111 Northamptonshire Regiment 8th (Reserve) Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army Lancashire Fusiliers 2/5th Battalion Second Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah Mary Priestley nee Roberts mother
Rev Jonathan Priestley MA father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Wesley Priestley brother 1899
Basil Oswald Priestley brother 1906
Cyril Thornton Priestley brother 1909
Kenneth Stewart Priestley brother 1910

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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
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740

External Evidence

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At Ypres with Best-Dunkley M2740
The Lancashire Fusiliers Annual M2740

Multimedia

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2nd Lt D B Priestley M2740

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