We remember George Sumpter,

We remember George Sumpter,

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
birth Belgium Source:8581138 Source:8580113 1892
1917
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:8581170 25th August 1917
1918
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:8581171 16th September 1918
1918
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:8581173 24th September 1918
1920
death Killed in Action Source:4318281 20th August 1920
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8580114
service Acting Major Liaison Group Royal Field Artillery Source:4318281
service Gentleman Cadet Royal Military Academy Woolwich Source:8581138
service Lieutenant Royal Field Artillery Source:8580113
service Second Lieutenant Royal Field Artillery Source:8581167
service Temporary Captain Royal Field Artillery Source:8581169
service Captain Royal Field Artillery Source:8581174
service Acting Major Royal Field Artillery Source:8581175
service Major Royal Artillery, British Military Mission to Russia Source:8581183
service Captain Royal Field Artillery Source:8580113

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names George
Initials G
Last Name Sumpter,
Source 8580113
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
British Army Liaison Group Royal Field Artillery Acting Major
British Army Royal Military Academy Woolwich Gentleman Cadet
British Army Royal Field Artillery Lieutenant
British Army Royal Field Artillery Second Lieutenant
British Army Royal Field Artillery Temporary Captain
British Army Royal Field Artillery Captain
British Army Royal Field Artillery Acting Major
British Army Royal Artillery, British Military Mission to Russia Major
British Army Royal Field Artillery Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
DSO, MC and Bar, Order of St Anne British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Thomas George Sumpter father
Jane Frances Garnett Sumpter mother
Nina mother
George Thomas Sumpter father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margaret Frances sister 1889

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Guy74824
Medal Index Cards Transcription Guy74824
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Guy74824
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Guy74824
Medal Index Cards Transcription Guy74824
Medal Index Cards Transcription Guy74824
Medal Index Card

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected by 
London Gazette, 21 July 1914, Lieutenant Guy74824
London Gazette, 18 October 1916, to be Capt. Guy74824
London Gazette, 24 September 1918, the D.S.O. Guy74824
London Gazette, 25 August 1917, Military Cross Guy74824
London Gazette, 16 September 1918, Bar to the M.C. Guy74824
London Gazette, 8 October 1919, relinquish actg. Maj. Guy74824
London Gazette, 21 May 1917, to be acting Major Guy74824
London Gazette, 17 August 1915, temporary Captain Guy74824
London Gazette, 22 August 1911, Second Lieutenant RFA Guy74824
CWGC entry Guy74824
London Gazette, 9 June 1920, temp Maj. S.A.L.O. Guy74824

Multimedia

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UBIQUE Deborah102878
CWGC register 1 Guy74824
CWGC register 2 Guy74824

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