We remember John Eadred Tollemache

We remember John Eadred Tollemache

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1886
sibling Cecil Lyonel Newcomen Tollemache Source:9084583 14th March 1886
1887
sibling Beryl Hersilia Tollemache Source:9084583 1887
1890
sibling Cynthia Joan Caroline Tollemache Source:9084583 1890
1892
birth Eastbourne, Sussex United Kingdom Source:8865320 Source:9084582 28th July 1892
1896
sibling Sibell Agnes Mayhewe Tollemache Source:9084583 1896
1897
sibling Humphry Thomas Tollemache Source:9084583 10th August 1897
1901
location 24 Selwyn Road, Eastbourne, Sussex United Kingdom parents address Source:9084582 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 8 Source:9084582 31st March 1901
1911
location 24 Selwyn Road, Eastbourne, Sussex United Kingdom parents address Source:9084583 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 18 Source:9084583 2nd April 1911
1914
commission Regular Source:9084585 3rd September 1914
1914
service British Army Second Lieutenant Queen’s (Royal West Surrey Regiment) 6th (Service) Battalion Source:9084585 3rd September 1914
1914
dates Age 22 Source:9084585 3rd September 1914
1916
service British Army Lieutenant Queen’s (Royal West Surrey Regiment) 6th (Service) Battalion attached 8th (Service) Battalion Source:9084591 6th July 1916 - 21st August 1916
1916
dates Age 24 Source:9084591 21st August 1916
education Tertiary education. Graduated Bachelor of Arts (BA) in C1913. Magdalene College University of Cambridge Magdalene Street, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire United Kingdom Source:9084580
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:9084591
1916
death Killed in Action John Eadred Tollemache was killed in action while leading a bombing party. He died at the time of the Battle of the Somme. He was 24. Fricourt, Departement de la Somme France Source:8865320 Source:9084591 21st August 1916
burial Citadel New Military Cemetery, Fricourt CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Departement de la Somme France Cemetery/memorial reference: II. C. 16 Source:9084591

Details

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Names
TypeName
First Names John Eadred
Initials JE
Last Name Tollemache
Source 4464334
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
24 Selwyn Road, Eastbourne, Sussex United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
24 Selwyn Road, Eastbourne, Sussex United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Queen’s (Royal West Surrey Regiment) 6th (Service) Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army Queen’s (Royal West Surrey Regiment) 6th (Service) Battalion attached 8th (Service) Battalion Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Hersilia Henrietta Diana Tollemache nee Oliphant mother
Sir Lyonel Felix Carteret Eugene Tollemache Bart. father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Cecil Lyonel Newcomen Tollemache brother 14th March 1886
Beryl Hersilia Tollemache sister 1887
Cynthia Joan Caroline Tollemache sister 1890
Sibell Agnes Mayhewe nee Tollemache sister 1896
Humphry Thomas Tollemache brother 10th August 1897

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The Peerage Beverly42842
The Peerage entry for John Eadred Tollemache Keith22624
Birth Recorded Eastbourne Registration District, Sussex Keith22624
London Gazette Supplement 3 Feb 1915 page 1176 - appointed Temporary Second Lieutenant Keith22624
London Gazette Supplement 12 Oct 1916 page 9845 - appointed Temporary Lieutenant Keith22624
CWGC Entry for Lieutenant John Eadred Tollemache - Royal West Surrey Regiment Keith22624
Find a Grave website entry for John Eadred Tollemache Keith22624
Lives of the First World War Entry for Sibell Agnes Tollemache -WRAF Keith22624
Lives of the First World War Entry for Major General Humphry Thomas Tollemache - Royal Marines Keith22624

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