We remember Ernest Henry Shackleton

We remember Ernest Henry Shackleton

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Timeline

Timeline

1874
birth Kilkea, Athy, County Kildare Ireland Source:8550620 15th February 1874
1880
location 35 Marlborough Road, Donnybrook, Dublin Ireland Source:9177266 1880 - 1884
1885
education Fir Lodge Preparatory School Dulwich, London United Kingdom Source:8550620 1885 - 1887
1887
education Dulwich College Dulwich, London United Kingdom Source:8550620 1887
1890
service Other Empire Force Cadet Merchant Navy Houghton Tower Source:8550620 1890 - August 1894
1894
service Other Empire Force Second Mate Merchant Navy Source:8550620 August 1894 - 1896
1896
service Other Empire Force First Mate Merchant Navy Source:8550620 1896 - 1898
1898
service Other Empire Force Master Mariner Merchant Navy Source:8550620 1898 - 17th February 1901
1901
service Royal Navy Sub Lieutenant Royal Naval Reserve Source:8550620 4th June 1901
1901
appointments Third Lieutenant National Antarctic Expedition Source:8550622 1901
1904
marriage Emily Dorman Source:8550620 9th April 1904
1907
awards Member of' Royal Victorian Order - MVO Other War Service Award Source:8550622 1907
1907
appointments Commander British Antarctic Expedition Source:8550622 1907
1909
awards Knight Bachelor Other War Service Award Source:8550622 1909
1909
awards Commander of' Royal Victorian Order - CVO Other War Service Award Source:8550622 1909
1918
commission Temporary Source:3967236 22nd July 1918
1918
service British Army Major Special List Source:8550620 22nd July 1918 - 20th October 1919
1918
appointments Director Equipment & Transport Forces N Russia Source:8550622 1918 - 1919
1919
awards Order of the British Empire (OBE) British Award/Decoration Source:8550622 1919
1919
discharge Source:3967236 20th October 1919
1921
appointments Comndr British Oceanographical & Sub-Antarctic Exp Source:8550622 1921
1922
death Not War Related Heart attack while on an expedition to explore Antartica. South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands Source:8550620 5th January 1922
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:3967236
location 12 Westwood Hill, Lewisham, London United Kingdom Source:9177259
location 14 Milnthorpe Road, Eastbourne United Kingdom Source:9177264

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Ernest Henry
Initials EH
Last Name Shackleton
Source 8550622
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
12 Westwood Hill, Lewisham, London United Kingdom
14 Milnthorpe Road, Eastbourne United Kingdom
35 Marlborough Road, Donnybrook, Dublin Ireland 1880 - 1884
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Other Empire Force Merchant Navy Houghton Tower Cadet
Other Empire Force Merchant Navy Second Mate
Other Empire Force Merchant Navy First Mate
Other Empire Force Merchant Navy Master Mariner
Royal Navy Royal Naval Reserve Sub Lieutenant
British Army Special List Major
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Commander of' Royal Victorian Order - CVO Other War Service Award
Knight Bachelor Other War Service Award
Member of' Royal Victorian Order - MVO Other War Service Award
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Order of the British Empire (OBE) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Henrietta Letitia Sophia Shackleton nee Gavan mother
Dr Henry Shackleton father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emily Dorman wife 9th April 1904

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E H Shackleton - Wikipedia Entry M2740
E H Shackleton - Whos Who M2740
Plaque at 14 South Learmonth Gardens, Edinburgh Yvonne27542
Plaque at Millbay quayside near Soap Street, Plymouth Yvonne27542
Plaque at 12 Westwood Hill, SE26 Lewisham, London Yvonne27542
Plaque at 14 Milnthorpe Road, Eastbourne Yvonne27542
Plaque at 35 Marlborough Road, Donnybrook, Dublin Yvonne27542

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