We remember Gustav Frederick Wolff

We remember Gustav Frederick Wolff

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Timeline

Timeline

1875
sibling Rudolf Arthur Jacob Wolff Source:9355111 13th February 1875
1876
sibling James Daniel Wolff Source:9355111 8th November 1876
1878
sibling Philip Robert Wolff Source:9355111 30th January 1878
1884
sibling Arthur Thomas Wolff Source:9355111 23rd December 1884
1888
birth 7 Eton Road, Hampstead, London United Kingdom Source:9277359 Source:9355012 7th May 1888
1899
education Merchant Taylors' School London United Kingdom Source:9275780 1899 - 1904
1915
enlistment Hightown Barracks, Wrexham United Kingdom Source:9358689 1st March 1915
1915
commission Regular Source:9358715 10th March 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant (probation) Royal Welsh Fusiliers 3rd Battalion Royal Welch Fusilers Source:9358788 10th March 1915 - 1st November 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:4843085 17th August 1915 - 21st March 1918
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Welsh Fusiliers Source:9358743 2nd November 1915 - 21st November 1915
1915
service British Army Lieutenant Royal Welsh Fusiliers Source:9358743 22nd November 1915
1918
service British Army Acting Major Royal Welsh Fusiliers attached Machine Gun Corps 3rd Battalion Source:9358859 19th February 1918 - 21st March 1918
1918
death Killed in Action Source:7151607 Source:9259859 21st March 1918
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:7151607
location 14, Burgess Park Mansions, Fortune Green Rd., Finchley Rd., Hampstead, London United Kingdom parents address Source:7151607
service British Army Major Royal Welsh Fusiliers Source:7151607
burial Red Cross Corner Cemetery, Beugny CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France II. C. 3. Source:7151607

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Gustav Frederick
Initials GF
Last Name Wolff
Source 4843085
First Names Gustav Frederick
Initials GF
Last Name Wolff
Source 9259859
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
14, Burgess Park Mansions, Fortune Green Rd., Finchley Rd., Hampstead, London United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Welsh Fusiliers Major
British Army Royal Welsh Fusiliers Lieutenant
British Army Royal Welsh Fusiliers 3rd Battalion Royal Welch Fusilers Second Lieutenant (probation)
British Army Royal Welsh Fusiliers Second Lieutenant
British Army Royal Welsh Fusiliers attached Machine Gun Corps 3rd Battalion Acting Major
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Wolff mother
Jacob Rudolf Wolff father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Daniel Wolff brother 8th November 1876
Philip Robert Wolff brother 30th January 1878
Rudolf Arthur Jacob Wolff brother 13th February 1875
Arthur Thomas Wolff brother 23rd December 1884

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Medal Index Cards Transcription Vincent96527
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Vincent96527
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Vincent96527
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Deborah102878
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Deborah102878
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Deborah102878
School & university registers Image Deborah102878
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Deborah102878

External Evidence

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Ancestry - Register of Soldiers Effects Vincent96527
Wolff Family History Frederick134967
Brother: James Daniel Wolff Deborah102878
Memorial to Major G. F. Wolff in Hampstead Cemetery, London Frederick134967

Multimedia

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1914-15 Star Vincent96527
Victory Medal Vincent96527
British War Medal Vincent96527
Red Cross Corner Cemetery, Beugny, Pas de Calais 1 Vincent96527
Red Cross Corner Cemetery, Beugny, Pas de Calais 2 Vincent96527
Royal Welsh Fusiliers Cap Badge Vincent96527
Gus Wolff's medal index cards Frederick134967
G.F Wolff grave at the Red Cross Corner Cemetery Frederick134967
Photo of Major Gustav Frederick Wolff Frederick134967
Major Gus Wolff's Obituary Frederick134967
Merchant Taylors School Scissorum Mag (Issue 192) Frederick134967
Merchant Taylors School Scissorum Mag (Issue 192) Frederick134967
Officers of the 25th Machine Gun Corps. Frederick134967
Plaque for Gustav Frederick Wolff Tracy140367
Gustav Frederick Wolff birth certificate Frederick134967
Page 1 of 4 of Application Frederick134967
Page 2 of 4 of Application Frederick134967
Page 3 of 4 of Application Frederick134967
Page 4 of 4 of Application Frederick134967
London Gazette 9th March 1915 Frederick134967
London Gazette 2nd Feb 1916 Frederick134967
London Gazette 2nd November 1915 Frederick134967
London Gazette 17th July 1918 Frederick134967
Hightown Barracks, Wrexham Frederick134967
G. F. Wolff & Officers of 25th Machine Gun Corp Frederick134967
Gustav Wolff on a horse in the First World War Frederick134967
Appointment to be an officer Frederick134967
G. F. Wolff memorial in Hampstead Cemetery London Frederick134967
War Memorial for Gustav F. Wolff Frederick134967

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