We remember Ashton Alexander St Hill

We remember Ashton Alexander St Hill

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Timeline

Timeline

1874
birth Madras India Source:7965470 Source:7965472 1874
1895
service British Army Second Lieutenant Duke of Wellington's Own West Riding Regiment 1st Battalion Source:7965489 28th December 1895 - 9th February 1899
1895
commission Regular Source:7965489 28th December 1895
1899
service British Army Lieutenant Duke of Wellington's Own West Riding Regiment 1st Battalion Source:7965508 9th February 1899 - 14th October 1899
1899
service Other Empire Force Lieutenant West African Regiment Source:7965492 14th October 1899 - 17th February 1900
1900
service Other Empire Force Temporary Captain West African Frontier Force Source:7965498 17th February 1900 - 1st February 1902
1900
awards Ashanti Medal Other War Service Award Source:6995507 1900
1900
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:7965497 25th December 1900
1901
location Portsmouth Roag, Giggs Hill, Thames Ditton, Surrey United Kingdom away from home address Source:7965472 1901
1902
service British Army Supernumerary Captain Duke of Wellington's Own West Riding Regiment 1st Battalion Source:7965508 1st February 1902 - 18th October 1904
1902
awards 1902 Coronation Medal Other War Service Award Source:6995507 1902
1904
service British Army Captain Duke of Wellington's Own West Riding Regiment 1st Battalion Source:7965508 18th October 1904 - 12th June 1906
1906
appointments Adjutant - Indian Volunteers Source:7965506 12th June 1906 - 16th June 1909
1906
service Indian Army Captain Indian Volunteers Source:7965506 12th June 1906 - 16th June 1909
1909
service British Army Captain Duke of Wellington's Own West Riding Regiment 1st Battalion Source:7965508 16th June 1909 - 11th September 1914
1911
location Ambala India military residence address Source:7965473 1911
1911
awards 1911 Coronation Medal Other War Service Award Source:6995507 1911
1914
service British Army Temporary Major Duke of Wellington's Own West Riding Regiment 1st Battalion Source:7965508 11th September 1914 - 9th October 1914
1914
service British Army Major Duke of Wellington's Own West Riding Regiment 1st Battalion Source:7965511 9th October 1914 - 7th March 1917
1917
service British Army Temporary Lieutenant Colonel Northumberland Fusiliers 11th (Service) Battalion Source:7965518 17th March 1917 - 3rd June 1918
1918
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:7965516 1st February 1918
1918
service British Army Brevet Lieutenant Colonel Northumberland Fusliers 11th (Service) Battalion Source:7965518 3rd June 1918 - 27th October 1918
1918
awards War Merit Cross - Italy Other War Service Award Source:7965470 27th October 1918
marriage Lillian Source:7965470
appointments Adjutant - 1st Bn D of W West Riding Regiment Source:7965508
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:3874557
theatres Italy :1b Source:3874557
1918
death Killed in Action Tezze Italy Source:7965469 Source:7965470 27th October 1918
burial Tezze British Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Tezze Italy Source:7965470

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Ashton Alexander
Initials AA
Last Name St Hill,
Source 7965470
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Ambala India military residence address known 1911
Portsmouth Roag, Giggs Hill, Thames Ditton, Surrey United Kingdom away from home address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Other Empire Force West African Regiment Lieutenant
Other Empire Force West African Frontier Force Temporary Captain
Indian Army Indian Volunteers Captain
British Army Duke of Wellington's Own West Riding Regiment 1st Battalion Lieutenant
British Army Duke of Wellington's Own West Riding Regiment 1st Battalion Supernumerary Captain
British Army Duke of Wellington's Own West Riding Regiment 1st Battalion Captain
British Army Duke of Wellington's Own West Riding Regiment 1st Battalion Captain
British Army Duke of Wellington's Own West Riding Regiment 1st Battalion Temporary Major
British Army Duke of Wellington's Own West Riding Regiment 1st Battalion Major
British Army Northumberland Fusiliers 11th (Service) Battalion Temporary Lieutenant Colonel
British Army Duke of Wellington's Own West Riding Regiment 1st Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army Northumberland Fusliers 11th (Service) Battalion Brevet Lieutenant Colonel
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1902 Coronation Medal Other War Service Award
1911 Coronation Medal Other War Service Award
Ashanti Medal Other War Service Award
DSO British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
War Merit Cross - Italy Other War Service Award
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mrs St Hill mother
Colonel St Hill father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lillian wife

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription M2740
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription M2740
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740

External Evidence

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London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1899) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Secondment (1899) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1900) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Mention in Despatches (1901) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1902) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1904) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Secondment (1906) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Restoration to Establishment (1909) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1914) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1914) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1915) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1917) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Award of Distinguished Service Order (1918) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1918) M2740

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Lt Col A A St Hill DSO M2740

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