We remember Richard Raymond Willis

We remember Richard Raymond Willis

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Timeline

Timeline

1875
sibling Marion Willis Source:6176624 1875
1877
birth Woking Surrey United Kingdom Source:6176624 Source:4795653 13th October 1877
1880
sibling Evelyn S Willis Source:6176624 1880
1897
commission Regular Source:4795653 1897
1915
awards Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration Source:7960482 25th April 1915
1915
service British Army Captain Lancashire Fusiliers 1st Battalion Source:6176624 April 1915
education Military Academy Sandhurst United Kingdom Source:4795653
education Harrow London United Kingdom Source:4795653
education Totnes Grammar School Totnes, South Devon United Kingdom Source:4795653
service British Army Captain Lancashire Fusiliers Source:4795653
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel Lancashire Fusiliers Source:4795653
location Ongar Hill Surrey United Kingdom parents address Source:6176624
1966
death Not War Related United Kingdom Source:4795653 6th February 1966

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Richard Raymond
Initials RR
Last Name Willis
Source 7960482
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Ongar Hill Surrey United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Lancashire Fusiliers Captain
British Army Lancashire Fusiliers Lieutenant Colonel
British Army Lancashire Fusiliers 1st Battalion Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
VC British Award/Decoration
Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Marion Willis mother
Richard A Willis father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Marion Willis sister 1875
Evelyn S Willis brother 1880

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Anne1202

External Evidence

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The V. C.'s-By-Vote Action: The Assault at "Lancashire Landing." Gallipoli Patrick43640
Victoria Cross citation, the Edinburgh Gazette Charlotte33

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Captain Richard Raymond Willis V.C. Desmond1478

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