We remember Hugh Montague Trenchard

We remember Hugh Montague Trenchard

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Timeline

1871
sibling Catherine Amy Montague Trenchard Source:8541805 1871
1873
birth Taunton, Somerset United Kingdom Source:8864747 Source:8541690 3rd February 1873
1876
sibling Ralph Henry Montague Trenchard Source:8541805 1876
1876
sibling May Montague Trenchard Source:8541805 1876
1878
sibling Dorothy Sybil Montague Trenchard Source:8541805 1878
1881
location Court lands, Norton Fitzwarren, Somerset United Kingdom parents address Source:8541805 1881
1891
location South Block, Hill Lands, Wargrave, Berkshire United Kingdom school/college address Source:8541796 1891
1896
service British Army Lieutenant Royal Scots Fusiliers Source:8541834 12th August 1896
1914
awards Order of the Bath, Military Division British Award/Decoration Source:8541734 1st January 1914
1915
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel Royal Scots Fusiliers attached Royal Flying Corps Source:8541736 18th January 1915
1915
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Wing Commander Military Wing Source:8541736 18th January 1915
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Major General Royal Air Force Source:8541983 1st January 1917
1917
awards Ordre de Leopold Other War Service Award Source:8925198 24th September 1917
1919
awards American Distinguished Service Medal Other War Service Award Source:9293384 15th July 1919
1929
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Marshal of the Royal Air Force Royal Air Force Source:8925203 31st December 1929
service British Army Major General Royal Scots Fusiliers Source:4492478
1956
death Buried in the Battle of Britain Chapel of Westminster Abbey. Chelsea London United Kingdom Source:8864747 Source:8864751 10th February 1956

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Hugh Montague
Initials HM
Last Name Trenchard
Source 8541690
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Court lands, Norton Fitzwarren, Somerset United Kingdom parents address known 1881
South Block, Hill Lands, Wargrave, Berkshire United Kingdom school/college address known 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Scots Fusiliers Major General
British Army Royal Scots Fusiliers Lieutenant
British Army Royal Scots Fusiliers attached Royal Flying Corps Lieutenant Colonel
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Military Wing Wing Commander
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force Major General
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force Marshal of the Royal Air Force
Awards
AwardTypeSource
American Distinguished Service Medal Other War Service Award
Order of the Bath, Military Division British Award/Decoration
Ordre de Leopold Other War Service Award
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Henry Montague Trenchard father
Georgiana Louisa Catherine Turner Skene mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Catherine Amy Montague Trenchard sister 1871
May Montague Trenchard sister 1876
Ralph Henry Montague Trenchard brother 1876
Dorothy Sybil Montague Trenchard sister 1878

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England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Trevor65535
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Trevor65535
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Trevor65535
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Trevor65535
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Jonathan101862

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Biography Trevor65535
Commission Trevor65535
Transfer to the Royal Scots Fusiliers Trevor65535
DSO Trevor65535
Companion of the Order of the Bath Trevor65535
Brevet Lieutenant Colonel Trevor65535
Baron Trenchard Trevor65535
promotion to Lieutenant. Trevor65535
Brevet Major Trevor65535
Major General Trevor65535
Appointment to the Air Council, RAF Trevor65535
Hugh Montague Trenchard, 1st Viscount Trenchard Jonathan101862
Royal Air Force Historical Society Jonathan101862
The London Gazette Jonathan101862
The London Gazette Jonathan101862
The Edinburgh Gazette Jonathan101862
The London Gazette Jonathan101862
Statue: Lord Trenchard Erection date: 19/7/1961 Jonathan101862
The Forgotten Father of the RAF - Sir David Henderson, K.C.B., K.C.V.O., D.S.O. [RAF Museum] R58235
London Gazette American Distinguished Service Medal Keith133517

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