We remember Ronald Guy Shackles

We remember Ronald Guy Shackles

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1892
sibling Margery Gertrude Shackles Source:9411980 4th November 1892
1894
sibling Ruth Christabelle Shackles Source:9411980 18th August 1894
1896
sibling Kenneth George Shackles Source:9411980 1896
1897
sibling Colin Lawrence Shackles Source:9411980 1897
1899
birth Hessle, in the East Riding of Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:9411975 Source:9411980 1899
1901
location Southfield Road, Hessle, in the East Riding of Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9411980 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 2 Source:9411980 31st March 1901
1901
sibling Derrek Holmes Shackles Source:9411980 1901
1902
sibling Geoffrey Hugh Shackles Source:9411980 1902
1905
sibling Donald Patrick Shackles Source:9411980 1905
1907
sibling Barbara Mary Shackles Source:9411980 1907
1910
sibling Humphrey John Shackles Source:9411980 1910
1911
education Preparatory education. Preparation for entering a private school or one of the (private education providing) public schools. The Old College Windermere, Westmorland United Kingdom Source:9411983 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 12 Source:9411983 2nd April 1911
1911
location The Old College, Windermere, Westmorland United Kingdom school/college address Source:9411983 2nd April 1911
1914
dates Age 15 Source:7089575 4th August 1914
1917
service British Army Second Lieutenant King's Shropshire Light Infantry 10th (Shropshire and Cheshire Yeomanry) Battalion Source:9411935 18th December 1917 - 19th September 1918
1917
dates Age 18 Source:9411935 18th December 1917
1917
commission Unknown Source:9411935 18th December 1917
1918
death Killed in Action Ronald Guy Shackles is commemorated on a memorial for those recorded Missing Presumed Dead. He died at the time of "the Advance to Victory in Picardy and Artois" [CWGC]. He was C19. the area between the Somme and Loos France Source:7089575 19th September 1918
1918
dates Age 19 Source:7089575 19th September 1918
1918
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:9411947 15th October 1918
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:7089575
burial Vis-En-Artois Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Cemetery/memorial reference: Panel 8 Source:7089575

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Ronald Guy
Initials RG
Last Name Shackles,
Source 9411947
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Southfield Road, Hessle, in the East Riding of Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
The Old College, Windermere, Westmorland United Kingdom school/college address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army King's Shropshire Light Infantry 10th (Shropshire and Cheshire Yeomanry) Battalion Second Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
MC British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Gertrude Mary Shackles nee Holmes mother
George Lawrence Shackles father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margery Gertrude Shackles sister 4th November 1892
Ruth Christabelle Shackles sister 18th August 1894
Kenneth George Shackles brother 1896
Colin Lawrence Shackles brother 1897
Derrek Holmes Shackles brother 1901
Geoffrey Hugh Shackles brother 1902
Donald Patrick Shackles brother 1905
Barbara Mary Shackles sister 1907
Humphrey John Shackles brother 1910

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Keith22624
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Keith22624
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith22624
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith22624

External Evidence

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London Gazette 12 Jan 1918 Page 790 - Appointed Second Lieutenant Keith22624
London Gazette 15 Oct 1918 Page 12089 - Awarded Military Cross (MC) Keith22624

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Ronald Guy Shackles' Medal Card Keith22624
King's Shropshire Light Infantry Keith22624

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