We remember Rupert Sharpe Walsh

We remember Rupert Sharpe Walsh

Timeline

Timeline

1915
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:4600351 19th February 1915
1916
service British Army Second Lieutenant Gordon Highlanders 4th Battalion Source:8877271 6th February 1916 - 8th July 1916
1916
commission Temporary Source:4600351 6th February 1916
1916
service British Army Second Lieutenant Machine Gun Corps Seconded from 4th Gordon Highlanders Source:8877271 8th July 1916 - 5th August 1917
1916
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:8877271 11th November 1916
1917
service British Army Lieutenant Machine Gun Corps Seconded from 4th Gordon Highlanders Source:8877271 6th August 1917
1918
service British Army Acting Captain Tank Corps Seconded from 4th Gordon Highlanders Source:8877271 19th October 1918 - 25th October 1918
1918
appointments Section Commander Source:8877271 19th October 1918 - 26th October 1918
1918
service British Army Temporary Captain Tank Corps Source:8877271 26th October 1918 - 17th July 1920
1918
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:4600351 8th November 1918
1918
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:8877271 2nd December 1918
1918
service British Army Lieutenant Tank Corps 11th Battalion Source:8877271 2nd December 1918
1919
theatres Russia :3 Source:8877271 22nd March 1919
1919
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:8877271 29th June 1919
1920
service British Army Lieutenant Gordon Highlanders 4th Battalion Source:8877271 17th July 1920 - 23rd June 1921
1921
discharge Source:8877271 23rd June 1921
1921
service British Army Captain Gordon Highlanders Retired Source:8877271 23rd June 1921
education Science University of Aberdeen Aberdeen United Kingdom Source:8877286
awards Cross of St George - 4th Class Other War Service Award Source:8877271
service British Army Lieutenant Tank Corps Seconded from 4th Gordon Highlanders Source:8877271
service British Army Serjeant 1322 Gordon Highlanders Source:8877271

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Rupert Sharpe
Initials RS
Last Name Walsh
Source 4600351
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Gordon Highlanders 4th Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army Tank Corps 11th Battalion Lieutenant
British Army Machine Gun Corps Seconded from 4th Gordon Highlanders Second Lieutenant
British Army Machine Gun Corps Seconded from 4th Gordon Highlanders Lieutenant
British Army Tank Corps Seconded from 4th Gordon Highlanders Lieutenant
British Army Tank Corps Seconded from 4th Gordon Highlanders Acting Captain
British Army Gordon Highlanders 4th Battalion Lieutenant
British Army 1322 Gordon Highlanders Serjeant
British Army Tank Corps Temporary Captain
British Army Gordon Highlanders Retired Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Cross of St George - 4th Class Other War Service Award
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Medal Index Cards Transcription M2740

External Evidence

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The London Gazette M2740
University of Aberdeen supplement to provisional roll of service 1915-16 M2740

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We remember Rupert Sharpe Walsh