We remember Horace Spooner

We remember Horace Spooner

Timeline

Timeline

1888
birth Ripley Surrey United Kingdom Source:4211512 26th December 1888
1907
employment Chauffeur United Kingdom Source:4211512 18th December 1907
1907
enlistment Woking Surrey United Kingdom Source:4211512 18th December 1907
1907
service British Army Private 10155 The King's Liverpool Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:4211512 18th December 1907 - 20th May 1917
1917
service British Army Corporal 10155 The King's Liverpool Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:4211512 21st May 1917 - 30th July 1918
1918
service British Army Corporal 163453 Machine Gun Corps 10th Brigade 6th Armoured Motor Battery Source:4211512 31st July 1918 - 14th November 1918
1918
service British Army Sergeant 163453 Machine Gun Corps 10th Brigade 6th Armoured Motor Battery Source:4211512 15th November 1918 - 30th May 1920
1919
marriage Nellie Grew Source:4211512 14th April 1919
1919
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:4211512 20th October 1919
1920
service British Army Acting Unpaid Staff Sergeant 163453 Machine Gun Corps 10th Brigade 6th Armoured Motor Battery Source:4211512 1st June 1920 - June 1920
1920
service British Army Acting Unpaid Staff Sergeant 163453 Machine Gun Corps 10th Brigade 7th Armoured Motor Battery Source:4211512 1st July 1920 - 1st June 1921
1920
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:4211512 3rd August 1920
1921
awards Meritorious Service Medal Other War Service Award Source:4211512 18th February 1921
1921
service British Army Staff Sergeant 7817588 Tank Corps 10th Armoured Car Company Source:4211512 17th March 1921 - 19th October 1921
1921
service British Army Acting Staff Sergeant 7817588 Tank Corps 10th Armoured Car Company Source:4211512 2nd June 1921 - 16th July 1921
1921
service British Army Staff Sergeant (Sergeant Artificer Light Recovery Section) 7817588 Tank Corps 10th Armoured Car Company Source:4211512 20th October 1921 - 7th March 1924
1924
service British Army Staff Sergeant 7817558 Royal Tank Corps 2nd Battalion Pinehurst Bks Farnborough Hants Source:4211512 8th March 1924 - 27th March 1927
1927
service British Army Warrant Officer Class II (Quartermaster Sgt Mechanic) 7817588 Royal Tank Corps 2nd Battalion Source:4211512 28th March 1927 - 17th December 1928
1928
discharge Source:4211512 17th December 1928
1931
marriage Ida Margaret Pimlott Source:4211512 15th November 1931 - 20th November 1972
awards Indian General Service Medal with four clasps Other War Service Award Source:4211512
awards War Medal 1939-45 Other War Service Award Source:4211512
awards Waziristan Force Commander's Certificate Other War Service Award Source:4211512
theatres Indian Frontier :6g Source:4211512
location Rose Lane Ripley Surrey United Kingdom parents address Source:4211512
1972
employment Fitter War Department (Retired) War Department Source:4211512 20th November 1972
1972
death Not War Related Died at home pneumonia, heart disease. Westham Weymouth Dorset United Kingdom Source:4211512 20th November 1972
burial Parish Church Non-War Cemetery Melcombe Regis, Dorset United Kingdom Source:4211512

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Horace
Initials H
Last Name Spooner
Source 4211512
First Names Horace, Archibald, Reginald
Initials HAR
Last Name Spooner
Source 4211512
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Rose Lane Ripley Surrey United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 10155 The King's Liverpool Regiment 2nd Battalion Corporal
British Army 163453 Machine Gun Corps 10th Brigade 6th Armoured Motor Battery Sergeant
British Army 163453 Machine Gun Corps 10th Brigade 6th Armoured Motor Battery Acting Unpaid Staff Sergeant
British Army 163453 Machine Gun Corps 10th Brigade 7th Armoured Motor Battery Acting Unpaid Staff Sergeant
British Army 7817588 Tank Corps 10th Armoured Car Company Acting Staff Sergeant
British Army 7817588 Tank Corps 10th Armoured Car Company Staff Sergeant
British Army 7817588 Tank Corps 10th Armoured Car Company Staff Sergeant (Sergeant Artificer Light Recovery Section)
British Army 7817558 Royal Tank Corps 2nd Battalion Pinehurst Bks Farnborough Hants Staff Sergeant
British Army 7817588 Royal Tank Corps 2nd Battalion Warrant Officer Class II (Quartermaster Sgt Mechanic)
British Army 10155 The King's Liverpool Regiment 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 163453 Machine Gun Corps 10th Brigade 6th Armoured Motor Battery Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Indian General Service Medal with four clasps Other War Service Award
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Meritorious Service Medal Other War Service Award
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
War Medal 1939-45 Other War Service Award
Waziristan Force Commander's Certificate Other War Service Award
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Caroline Spooner nee Fuller mother
Albert Charles Spooner father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Nellie Grew wife 14th April 1919
Ida Margaret Pimlott wife 15th November 1931
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Brown
DateHeightSource
1907-12-18 5'7"

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