We remember Raymond Wilberforce Spooner

We remember Raymond Wilberforce Spooner

Timeline

Timeline

1889
sibling George Piercy Spooner Source:6655622 26th May 1889
1892
birth Stoke Newington, London United Kingdom Source:6655622 Source:6655621 28th March 1892
1901
location Effingham Road United Kingdom parents address Source:6655627 1901
1901
dates Age 9 Source:6655627 1901
1910
service British Army Private 9219 London Regiment London Rifle Brigade Source:6655622 November 1910
1910
enlistment London United Kingdom Source:6655622 November 1910
1911
dates Age 19 Source:6655624 2nd April 1911
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6655622 5th November 1914 - 8th June 1917
1914
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:6655622 5th November 1914 - 8th June 1917
1915
commission Temporary Source:6655622 August 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Field Artillery Source:6655622 August 1915 - April 1917
1915
appointments Observation Officer and Acting Adjutant Source:6655622 August 1915
1917
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:6655629 4th January 1917
1917
appointments Observer Source:6655622 April 1917 - 8th June 1917
1917
service British Army Second Lieutenant General List Royal Flying Corps Source:6655622 April 1917 - 8th June 1917
1917
education Passed many examinations with honours, including that of the Chamber of Commerce King's College London London United Kingdom Source:6655622 8th June 1917
1917
education Central Foundation School Cowper Street, City of London United Kingdom Source:6655622 8th June 1917
1917
employment Commercial Clerk London United Kingdom Source:6655624 8th June 1917
1917
location 70 Oakfield Road, Stroud Green, London United Kingdom parents address Source:6655622 8th June 1917
1917
death Killed in Action Killed in aerial action while flying over the enemy's lines neat Osttaverne Wood when engaged in reconnaissance duty; buried where he fell. Osttaverne Wood Belgium Source:6655622 8th June 1917
burial Osttaverne Wood, Belgium (where he fell) Source:6655622

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Raymond Wilberforce
Initials RW
Last Name Spooner
Source 4211716
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
70 Oakfield Road, Stroud Green, London United Kingdom parents address known 8th June 1917
Effingham Road United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 9219 London Regiment London Rifle Brigade Private
British Army Royal Field Artillery Second Lieutenant
British Army General List Royal Flying Corps Second Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eleanor Maude Oxley mother
George Fraser Spooner father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
George Piercy Spooner brother 26th May 1889

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Bethany35080
De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour 1914-1918 Transcription Bethany35080
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Bethany35080
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Bethany35080
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Bethany35080
Medal Index Cards Transcription Bethany35080

External Evidence

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Harringay War Memorial Committee Minute Book 1917-1922 Bethany35080

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