We remember Percy Alexander Turner

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Timeline

1868
birth Source:8476716 31st October 1868
1887
enlistment United Kingdom Source:8476661 10th December 1887
1887
service British Army Second Lieutenant Duke of Wellington's Own (West Riding) Regiment 3rd and 4th Battalion Source:8476664 10th December 1887 - 26th October 1889
1887
commission Regular Source:8476661 10th December 1887
1889
service British Army Lieutenant Duke of Wellington's Own (West Riding) Regiment 3rd and 4th Battalion Source:8476676 26th October 1889 - 8th February 1899
1893
service Other Empire Force Local Captain Matabeleland Field Force Staff Source:8476669 1893 - 1894
1893
appointments Staff Officer to the Mashonaland Government Source:8476669 1893 - 1894
1896
service Other Empire Force Local Captain Mashonland Field Force Staff Source:8476669 1896
1896
appointments Staff Officer to the Matabeleland Field Force Source:8476669 1896
1897
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8476669 6th May 1897
1897
appointments Adjutant, Duke of Wellington's Regiment Source:8476679 1st August 1897 - 1st July 1901
1899
service British Army Captain Duke of Wellington's Own (West Riding) Regiment Source:8476680 8th February 1899 - 21st May 1906
1901
marriage Isabella Gibson Binning Source:8476716 1901
1906
appointments Adjutant. 3rd Duke of Wellington's Regiment Source:8476682 21st May 1906 - 1908
1906
service British Army Captain Duke of Wellington's Own (West Riding) Regiment 3rd Battalion Source:8476680 21st May 1906 - 3rd February 1908
1908
service British Army Major Duke of Wellington's Own (West Riding) Regiment 3rd Battalion Source:8476684 3rd February 1908 - 11th September 1914
1911
awards 1911 Coronation Medal Other War Service Award Source:6995569 1911
1914
service British Army Temporary Lieutenant Colonel Duke of Wellington's Own (West Riding) Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:8476684 11th September 1914 - 11th December 1914
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8476688 1914 - 1919
1914
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel Duke of Wellington's Own (West Riding) Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:8476690 11th December 1914 - 10th December 1915
1914
appointments Battalion Commander, 2nd Duke of Wellington's Regt Source:8476684 11th December 1914 - 16th January 1915
1915
appointments Battalion Commander, 2nd Duke of Wellington's Regt Source:8476684 5th April 1915 - 19th April 1915
1915
hospitalisation Wounded while commanding, 2nd Battalion, Duke of Wellington's Own (West Riding) Regiment Hospital/Institution Source:8476684 19th April 1915
1915
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8476716 22nd June 1915
1915
awards Companion of' St Michael and St George - CMG Other War Service Award Source:8476688 23rd June 1915
1915
service British Army Brigadier General Brigade Commander Source:8476694 10th December 1915 - 8th March 1919
1919
service British Army Brevet Colonel Duke of Wellington's Own (West Riding) Regiment Source:8476697 3rd June 1919 - 10th August 1919
1919
service British Army Brevet Colonel Duke of Wellington's Own (West Riding) Regiment Half Pay List Source:8476698 10th August 1919 - 27th February 1920
1920
discharge Source:8476698 27th February 1920
1920
service British Army Brigadier General Duke of Wellington's Own (West Riding) Regiment Half Pay List Source:8476708 27th February 1920 - 21st November 1923
1923
discharge Source:8476708 21st November 1923
1934
appointments Colonel, Duke of Wellington's Own Regiment Source:8476708 1934 - 1938
education Cheltenham College Cheltenham United Kingdom Source:8476716
1940
death Source:8476716 15th September 1940
awards British South Africa Company Medal Other War Service Award Source:6995569

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Percy Alexander
Initials PA
Last Name Turner
Source 4524396
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Duke of Wellington's Own (West Riding) Regiment 3rd and 4th Battalion Second Lieutenant
Other Empire Force Matabeleland Field Force Staff Local Captain
Other Empire Force Mashonland Field Force Staff Local Captain
British Army Duke of Wellington's Own (West Riding) Regiment 3rd and 4th Battalion Lieutenant
British Army Duke of Wellington's Own (West Riding) Regiment 3rd Battalion Captain
British Army Duke of Wellington's Own (West Riding) Regiment Captain
British Army Duke of Wellington's Own (West Riding) Regiment 2nd Battalion Temporary Lieutenant Colonel
British Army Duke of Wellington's Own (West Riding) Regiment 3rd Battalion Major
British Army Duke of Wellington's Own (West Riding) Regiment 2nd Battalion Lieutenant Colonel
British Army Brigade Commander Brigadier General
British Army Duke of Wellington's Own (West Riding) Regiment Brevet Colonel
British Army Duke of Wellington's Own (West Riding) Regiment Half Pay List Brevet Colonel
British Army Duke of Wellington's Own (West Riding) Regiment Half Pay List Brigadier General
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1911 Coronation Medal Other War Service Award
1914 Star with Clasp First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British South Africa Company Medal Other War Service Award
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Companion of' St Michael and St George - CMG Other War Service Award
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Catherine Turner mother
Edward Goldwin Turner father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Isabella Gibson Binning wife 1901

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Medal Index Cards Transcription M2740

External Evidence

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London Gazette Entry - Commission (1887) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1889) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Mention in Despatches (1897) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1897) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1899) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1901) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1906) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1908) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1915) M2740
Edinburgh Gazette Entry - Award of CMG (1915) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1915) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1918) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1919) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1919) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Retirement (1919) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Retirement (1920) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1922) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Retirement (1923) M2740
Quarterly Army List for the Quarter Ending 31st December, 1919 M2740

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Brig Gen P A Turner CMG M2740

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