We remember Leslie Richard Bligh

We remember Leslie Richard Bligh

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Timeline

Timeline

1897
birth Source:9355733 1897
1915
employment Trainee Accountant Manley Bright and co London United Kingdom Source:9356498 1915 - 1916
1916
location 157 Middle Road Singapore Straits Settlements Singapore parents address Source:9356538 1916
1916
dates Age 19 Source:9355739 April 1916
1916
service British Army Trooper 1897 King Edwards Horse 2nd Battalion Source:9355733 7th April 1916
1917
service British Army Lance Corporal 302862 Tank Corps Source:9356538 28th November 1917 - 31st May 1919
1919
discharge Source:9356538 May 1919
1920
dates Age 23 Source:9356518 13th November 1920
education Secondary up to Junior and Senior Cambridge Certificate Raffles Institution Singapore Singapore Source:9356515
employment Accountant Evatt and Co Accountants Singapore Singapore Source:9356498
employment Audit Clerk Probably Evatt and Co Singapore Straits Settlements Singapore Source:9356518
service British Army Private 40117 Northumberland Fusiliers Source:385169
service Other Empire Force Lance Corporal & Drummer Singapore Volunteer Corps Eurasian Company Source:9356528
location 36 Loxley Road Wandsworth Common London United Kingdom their own address Source:9356538
death Not War Related Source:9356538

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Leslie Richard
Initials LR
Last Name Bligh
Source 9355733
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
157 Middle Road Singapore Straits Settlements Singapore parents address 1916
36 Loxley Road Wandsworth Common London United Kingdom their own address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 40117 Northumberland Fusiliers Private
British Army 1897 King Edwards Horse 2nd Battalion Trooper
Other Empire Force Singapore Volunteer Corps Eurasian Company Lance Corporal & Drummer
British Army 302862 Tank Corps Lance Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Maria Nee Richards Widowed Bligh Remarried Daley mother
Arthur R Bligh father
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1916-04-07 5'4"

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Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Deborah102878
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Deborah102878
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Deborah102878

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Multimedia

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Remembrance Deborah102878
The Straits Times, 20 January 1908, Page 6 Rosemary251
Report of his enlistment Rosemary251
Singapore Recreation Club Sport Rosemary251
Old Boys Raffles Institution. Rosemary251
Return to Singapore Rosemary251
Singapore Volunteer Corps Rosemary251

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