We remember Thomas Sowerby Rowlandson

We remember Thomas Sowerby Rowlandson

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Timeline

Timeline

1880
birth Newton Morrell United Kingdom Source:7198321 Source:8590889 1880
1901
education Trinity College, Cambridge Cambridge United Kingdom Source:8590896 1901
1903
location Newton Morrell United Kingdom Source:8590889 1903
1914
enlistment Northallerton United Kingdom Source:8590896 5th September 1914
1914
service British Army Lieutenant Yorkshire Regiment 2/4th Battalion Source:8590896 5th September 1914 - January 1915
1915
service British Army Lieutenant Yorkshire Regiment 1/4th Battalion Source:8590896 January 1915 - 7th October 1915
1915
service British Army Captain Yorkshire Regiment 1/4th Battalion Source:8590896 8th October 1915 - September 1916
1915
awards Mentioned in dispatches Other War Service Award Source:8590889 1915
1916
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:8590889 1st January 1916
1916
dates Age 36 Source:8590893 15th September 1916
education Charterhouse School Godalming United Kingdom Source:8590889
employment Justice of the peace North Riding of Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8590896
1916
death Killed in Action Died after being hit in the shoulder by a German grenade. Somme France Source:7198321 Source:8590889 15th September 1916
burial Becourt Military Cemetery, Becordel-Becourt CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France I. G. 7. Source:8590893

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Thomas Sowerby
Initials TS
Last Name Rowlandson
Source 3844226
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Newton Morrell United Kingdom known 1903
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Yorkshire Regiment 1/4th Battalion Lieutenant
British Army Yorkshire Regiment 2/4th Battalion Lieutenant
British Army Yorkshire Regiment 1/4th Battalion Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Mentioned in dispatches Other War Service Award
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Isabel Rowlandson mother
Samuel Rowlandson father

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Katherine12900
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Will72649

External Evidence

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'The finest type of Englishman' Will72649
CWGC Will72649
Yorkshire Regiment War Graves, - Becourt Military Cemetery, Becordel-Becourt Will72649
1/4TH BATTALION Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own YORKSHIRE REGIMENT Page 30 Will72649

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Rowlandson in army uniform Will72649
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