We remember Douglas Reginald Stanley Kennedy

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Timeline

Timeline

1883
sibling Margaret Kennedy Source:8614585 16th April 1883
1885
sibling John Kennedy Source:8614585 17th April 1885
1887
sibling Alexander James Kennedy Source:8614585 3rd April 1887
1890
sibling Mary Simpson Kennedy Source:8614585 16th March 1890
1894
sibling Frederick William Kennedy Source:8614585 16th August 1894
1896
sibling Laura Isabel Kennedy Source:8614585 24th June 1896
1898
location 4 Rodney Place, Newington, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8614585 1898 - 1901
1898
birth 4 Rodney Place, Newington, London United Kingdom Source:8611438 Source:8614585 30th November 1898
1901
dates Age 2 Source:8611442 31st March 1901
1901
location 2 Rodney Place, Newington, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8614585 1901 - 1903
1902
sibling Norman Roxburgh Kennedy Source:8614585 20th October 1902
1904
location 3 Rodney Place, Newington, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8614585 1904
1904
sibling Doris Isabel Kennedy Source:8614585 24th August 1904
1905
location 2 Copeland Avenue, Peckham, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8614585 1905 - 1906
1906
location 11 Gordon Road, Nunhead, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8614585 1906 - 1907
1908
location 18 Harders Road, Peckham, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8614585 1908
1909
location 313 Crystal Palace Road, East Dulwich, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8614585 1909 - 1915
1911
dates Age 12 Source:8611443 2nd April 1911
1915
employment Telegraphist Central Telegraph Office St Martins le Grand, London United Kingdom Source:8614585 1915 - 1917
1915
dates Age 19 Source:8611441 1915
1915
employment Male learner General Post Office Source:8614585 1915
1915
location 307 Crystal Palace Road, East Dulwich, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8611441 7th August 1915
1915
events Enlistment under age Enlistment Mill Hill Road, Camberwell, London United Kingdom Attested 7.6.15. Posted 11.8.15. Based at Chatham. Discharged 17.8.15. Source:8611441 7th August 1915
1915
service British Army Private G/17681 Middlesex Regiment Source:8614585 7th August 1915 - 17th August 1915
1915
discharge Source:8611441 17th August 1915
1915
dates Age 16 Source:8611441 17th August 1915
1916
enlistment Peckham, London United Kingdom Source:8611440 26th May 1916
1916
dates Age 17 Source:8611440 26th May 1916
1916
service British Army Private 322342 Royal Engineers Source:8614585 26th May 1916 - 31st August 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8614585 1917 - 1919
1917
events Proficiency Training Source:8611440 27th November 1917
1917
service British Army Pioneer 322342 Royal Engineers Bedford Depot Source:8614585 December 1917 - 26th December 1917
1917
service British Army Sapper 322342 Royal Engineers Signals Depot, France Source:8614585 26th December 1917 - 17th January 1918
1918
service British Army Sapper 322342 Royal Engineers Guards Division Source:8614585 17th January 1918 - 15th June 1918
1918
hospitalisation Gassed day before the start of the Battle of St Quentin - 20/03. Not diagnosed until 29/03. Symptoms, short winded / shortness of breath, and exhausted feeling Hospital/Institution Source:8615636 20th March 1918
1918
events Hospitalisatiom Hospitalisation Cammiers France Gassed Source:8611440 13th April 1918 - 16th April 1918
1918
service British Army Sapper 322342 Royal Engineers 62nd (2nd West Riding) Division Source:8614585 15th June 1918 - 19th February 1919
1918
location 8 Friern Road, East Dulwich, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8614585 1918 - 1923
1918
hospitalisation Gassed - Battle of the Selle Hospital/Institution Source:8614585 21st October 1918
1918
events Hospitalisation Hospitalsiation Etaples Belgium Gassed for 2nd time. Sent back to England Source:8611440 21st October 1918 - 24th October 1918
1918
events Hospitalisation Hospitalisation Wharncliffe War Hospital, Sheffied, Yorkshire United Kingdom 90 days spent in hospital Source:8611440 25th October 1918
1918
events Will Will Final disposal 9.3.20 sent to Le Mans ? Source:8611440 7th November 1918
1919
discharge Source:8611440 9th February 1919
1924
location Auckland House, Linden Grove, Peckham, London United Kingdom Source:8614585 1924
1924
marriage Nellie Violet Gray Source:8614585 4th October 1924
1924
employment Telegraphist General Post Office United Kingdom Source:8614585 4th October 1924
1925
location 8 Homecroft Road, Sydenham, London United Kingdom their own address Source:8614585 1925 - 1926
1928
location 64a St Germans Road, Forest Hill, London United Kingdom their own address Source:8614585 1928 - 1936
1937
location 3 Popes Grove, Shirley, Surrey United Kingdom their own address Source:8614585 1937 - 8th January 1971
1958
employment Assistant Superintendent General Post Office United Kingdom Source:8614585 1958
1971
death Not War Related Coronary Occlusion, Calcified Atheroma, Carcinoma of Right Bronchus. Post Mortem without inquest. 3 Popes Grove, Shirley, Surrey United Kingdom Source:8614585 8th January 1971

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Douglas Reginald Stanley
Initials DRS
Last Name Kennedy
Source 8611441
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
11 Gordon Road, Nunhead, London United Kingdom parents address 1906 - 1907
18 Harders Road, Peckham, London United Kingdom parents address 1908
2 Copeland Avenue, Peckham, London United Kingdom parents address 1905 - 1906
2 Rodney Place, Newington, London United Kingdom parents address 1901 - 1903
3 Popes Grove, Shirley, Surrey United Kingdom their own address 1937 - 8th January 1971
3 Rodney Place, Newington, London United Kingdom parents address 1904
307 Crystal Palace Road, East Dulwich, London United Kingdom parents address known 7th August 1915
313 Crystal Palace Road, East Dulwich, London United Kingdom parents address 1909 - 1915
4 Rodney Place, Newington, London United Kingdom parents address 1898 - 1901
64a St Germans Road, Forest Hill, London United Kingdom their own address 1928 - 1936
8 Friern Road, East Dulwich, London United Kingdom parents address 1918 - 1923
8 Homecroft Road, Sydenham, London United Kingdom their own address 1925 - 1926
Auckland House, Linden Grove, Peckham, London United Kingdom 1924
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army G/17681 Middlesex Regiment Private
British Army 322342 Royal Engineers Private
British Army 322342 Royal Engineers Bedford Depot Pioneer
British Army 322342 Royal Engineers Signals Depot, France Sapper
British Army 322342 Royal Engineers 62nd (2nd West Riding) Division Sapper
British Army 322342 Royal Engineers Guards Division Sapper
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Isabella Glass Kydd mother
Robert Roxburgh Kennedy father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margaret Kennedy sister 16th April 1883
Alexander James Kennedy brother 3rd April 1887
Mary Simpson Kennedy sister 16th March 1890
John Kennedy brother 17th April 1885
Frederick William Kennedy brother 16th August 1894
Norman Roxburgh Kennedy brother 20th October 1902
Doris Isabel Kennedy sister 24th August 1904
Laura Isabel Kennedy sister 24th June 1896
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Nellie Violet Gray wife 4th October 1924
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Brown
DateHeightSource
1915-08-07 5'6"

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England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Joanne85318
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Joanne85318
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Joanne85318
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Joanne85318
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Joanne85318
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Joanne85318
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Joanne85318

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British Army WWI Medal Rolls Index Cards, 1914-1920 for Douglas R Kennedy Joanne85318
Wharncliffe War Hospital Joanne85318
The Long, Long Trail, Royal Engineers Depots Joanne85318
The Long, Long Trail, The 62nd (2nd West Riding) Division in 1914-1918 Joanne85318

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