We remember Arthur Duncombe Shafto

We remember Arthur Duncombe Shafto

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Timeline

Timeline

1880
birth London United Kingdom Source:8479988 8th April 1880
1893
education Durham School United Kingdom Source:8480133 1893 - 1898
1899
service British Army Second Lieutenant Northumberland Fusiliers Source:8480043 18th October 1899
1899
commission Regular Source:8480043 18th October 1899
1900
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8479988 1900
1901
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:8480063 27th September 1901
1901
service British Army Lieutenant Northumberland Fusiliers Source:8480063 27th September 1901
1901
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8479988 1901
1904
service British Army Captain Northumberland Fusiliers Source:8480104 1st January 1904
1905
children Mark Shafto Source:8479988 August 1905
1905
appointments Staff Captain, Border Group Regimental District Source:8480133 1905 - 1910
1906
children Betty Shafto Source:8479988 November 1906
1908
service British Army Captain Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment) 2nd Battalion Source:7310945 20th May 1908
marriage Marquerite Cecile Stapleton Source:8479992
education RMA Sandhurst United Kingdom Source:8479988
1914
death Killed in Action Audincourt France Source:7310945 Source:8479988 26th August 1914
burial Caudry British Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Nord France Source:7310945

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Arthur Duncombe
Initials AD
Last Name Shafto,
Source 7310945
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Northumberland Fusiliers Second Lieutenant
British Army Northumberland Fusiliers Lieutenant
British Army Northumberland Fusiliers Captain
British Army Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment) 2nd Battalion Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
DSO British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mark Shafto son 1905-08
Betty Shafto daughter 1906-11
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Helena Rosa Wilkinson mother
Charles Ottiwell Duncombe Shafto father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Marquerite Cecile Stapleton wife -

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
British Army, Bond of Sacrifice: Officers Died in the Great War 1914-1916 Transcription Trevor65535
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Trevor65535
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Hannah21187
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Hannah21187
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187

External Evidence

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Anglo Boer War roll of honour Trevor65535
London Gazette Trevor65535
London Gazette Trevor65535
London Gazette Trevor65535
London Gazette Trevor65535
West Bershire War Memorial Trevor65535
The Bond of Sacrifice: Arthur Duncombe Shafto Hannah21187

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