We remember Arthur Edward Wass

We remember Arthur Edward Wass

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Timeline

Timeline

1882
birth Colchester United Kingdom Source:9438492 6th March 1882
1914
service British Army Squadron Sergeant Major 4212 4th Queens Own Hussars B Squadron Source:9425772 4th August 1914 - 20th September 1914
1914
missing Exact date unknown but on return SSM WASS was promoted to RSM by Col. Howell who had replaced Col. Hogg on 1st September 1914, following his death. Source:9425772 1st September 1914 - 20th September 1914
1914
service British Army Regimental Sergeant Major 4212 4th Queens Own Hussars Source:9425772 20th September 1914 - 21st December 1914
1914
commission Regular Source:4637233 22nd December 1914
1914
service British Army Second Lieutenant 4212 8th (Kings Royal Irish) Hussars Source:9427497 22nd December 1914 - 1st February 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant 4212 4th (Queens Own) Hussars Source:9427497 1st February 1915 - 26th May 1916
1916
service British Army Temp. Lieutenant 4212 Gloucestershire Regiment 14th (Service) Battalion (West of England) Source:9427497 26th May 1916 - 13th August 1916
1916
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:9427497 8th June 1916
1916
service British Army Temp. Captain 4212 Gloucestershire Regiment 14th (Service) Battalion (West of England) Source:9427497 31st August 1916 - 30th April 1917
1916
appointments Adjutant 14th (Service) Battalion Glouc. Regt. Source:9427497 28th December 1916 - 30th April 1917
1917
marriage Annie Louisa Mildred Brine Source:9438583 15th January 1917
1917
service British Army Temp. Major 4212 Gloucestershire Regiment 14th (Service) Battalion (West of England) Source:9427497 30th April 1917 - 11th June 1918
1918
service British Army Acting Lieutenent Colonel 4212 Rifle Brigade 2nd Battallion Source:9427497 11th June 1918 - 30th June 1918
1919
service British Army Lieutenant (Reliquishing Temp. Major as service battalions disbanded) 4212 4th (Queens Own) Hussars Source:9427497 7th May 1919 - 10th May 1919
1919
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:9427497 10th May 1919
1919
service British Army Acting Captain 4212 Royal Fuseliers 46th Battallion Source:9427497 10th May 1919 - 8th November 1919
1922
service British Army Captain 4212 4th (Queens Own) Hussars Source:9427497 1st January 1922 - 19th July 1926
1926
appointments Station Staff Officer (SSO) Meerut, India Source:9427497 19th July 1926 - 16th March 1928
1928
appointments Joined Indian Army Source:9427497 12th July 1928 - 2nd March 1937
1929
service Indian Army Major Source:9427497 22nd December 1929 - 13th October 1933
1933
service Indian Army Lieutenant Colonel Source:9427497 13th October 1933 - 2nd March 1937
1937
service Indian Army Lieutenant Colonel 11th Sikh Regiment 10th Battalion Source:9427497 2nd March 1937
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel Hussars Source:4637233
service British Army Lieutenant Hussars Source:4637233
service British Army Staff Serjeant Major 4212 Hussars Source:4637233
1965
death Not War Related Died at home - 14 Kenton Road, Harrow of a coronary thrombosis. Harrow United Kingdom Source:9438504 20th December 1965

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Arthur Edward
Initials AE
Last Name Wass
Source 4637233
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 4212 Hussars Staff Serjeant Major
British Army Hussars Lieutenant
British Army Hussars Lieutenant Colonel
British Army 4212 4th Queens Own Hussars B Squadron Squadron Sergeant Major
British Army 4212 4th Queens Own Hussars Regimental Sergeant Major
British Army 4212 8th (Kings Royal Irish) Hussars Second Lieutenant
British Army 4212 4th (Queens Own) Hussars Second Lieutenant
British Army 4212 Gloucestershire Regiment 14th (Service) Battalion (West of England) Temp. Lieutenant
British Army 4212 Gloucestershire Regiment 14th (Service) Battalion (West of England) Temp. Major
British Army 4212 Gloucestershire Regiment 14th (Service) Battalion (West of England) Temp. Captain
Indian Army Lieutenant Colonel
British Army 4212 Rifle Brigade 2nd Battallion Acting Lieutenent Colonel
British Army 4212 4th (Queens Own) Hussars Lieutenant (Reliquishing Temp. Major as service battalions disbanded)
British Army 4212 Royal Fuseliers 46th Battallion Acting Captain
British Army 4212 4th (Queens Own) Hussars Captain
Indian Army Major
Indian Army 11th Sikh Regiment 10th Battalion Lieutenant Colonel
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Family
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie Louisa Mildred Brine wife 15th January 1917

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4th Hussar; The Story of The 4th Queen's Own Hussars 1685-1958 Clive153985
Copies of London and Edinburgh Gazette regarding A E Wass / Arthur Edward Wass Clive153985
Register of birth Clive153985
REgister of death Clive153985
Register of marriage Clive153985

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Lt Col AE Wass 4th Hussars Trevor116003
In a trench near Ypres Clive153985
Sgt. Arthur (Daddy) Wass John158412
Post war image, back with 4th (Queens Own) Hussars Clive153985

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