We remember Frederick George Donhou

We remember Frederick George Donhou

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Timeline

1877
sibling Charlotte Ann Donhou Source:7902106 29th June 1877
1878
sibling Charles John Donhou Source:7902113 10th October 1878
1880
sibling Edward Joseph Donhou Source:7902116 March 1880
1881
sibling Elizabeth Martha Donhou Source:7902123 3rd October 1881
1883
location George 4th Lane, Hounslow, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address Source:6178271 9th April 1883 - 1901
1883
birth Hounslow United Kingdom Source:6170467 9th April 1883
1884
sibling William Robert Donhou Source:7902127 23rd December 1884
1886
sibling Amy Jessy Donhou Source:7902132 October 1886
1889
sibling Herbert Donhou Source:7902139 5th December 1889
1901
location 141 Wellington Road South, Hounslow, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address Source:6179873 1901 - 1st September 1918
1914
service British Army Lance Corporal 6162 Royal Fusiliers 5th Battalion Source:6179873 6th September 1914 - 27th October 1916
1914
enlistment Hounslow United Kingdom Source:6179873 6th September 1914
1914
service British Army Corporal 6162 Royal Fusiliers 14th Battalion Source:6179873 6th November 1914 - 28th June 1915
1915
appointments Instructor in Musketry Source:6179873 May 1915 - 1st September 1916
1915
service British Army Serjeant 6162 Royal Fusiliers 14th Battalion Source:6179873 28th June 1915 - 31st August 1916
1916
service British Army Serjeant 6162 Training Reserve 31st Battalion Source:6179873 1st September 1916 - 7th October 1916
1916
employment Soldier British Army France Source:6179917 October 1916 - February 1919
1916
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:6179873 27th October 1916 - 12th December 1917
1916
service British Army Serjeant 23321 Royal West Kent Regiment 1st Battalion Source:6179873 27th October 1916 - 12th October 1917
1917
hospitalisation Wounded possibly by exploding near by bomb dump. Hospital/Institution Source:6179873 10th February 1917 - 10th February 1917
1917
events Raid on German Trenches at Givenchy, France Trench Raid Givenchy Les La Bassee France M y grandfather was the sergeant in A Company and gained his DCM for his part in the raid. The raid was so successful that it was said that it should be used as a model on how to carry out a raid. Source:7902527 10th February 1917 - 10th February 1917
1917
awards Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration Source:4979900 10th February 1917
1917
service British Army CQMS 23321 Royal West Kent Regiment 1st Battalion Source:6179873 12th October 1917 - 17th July 1918
1917
theatres Italy :1b Source:6179873 12th December 1917 - 31st March 1918
1918
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:6179873 31st March 1918 - 21st February 1919
1918
hospitalisation Wounded in action Hospital/Institution Source:6179873 20th May 1918 - 20th May 1918
1918
service British Army CSM 23321 Royal West Kent Regiment 1st Battalion Source:6179873 17th July 1918 - 19th September 1918
1918
marriage Annie Amelia Dearman Source:6179917 1st September 1918
1918
location 31 Pears Road, Hounslow, Middlesex United Kingdom their own address Source:6179873 2nd September 1918 - 1920
1918
marriage Annie Amelia Dearman Source:6179917 September 1918
1918
service British Army Warrant Officer Class 2 23321 Royal West Kent Regiment 1st Battalion Source:6179873 19th September 1918
1918
commission Regular Source:7902492 19th September 1918
1919
discharge Source:6179873 22nd February 1919
1919
children Daisy Catherine Mary Donhou Source:6170480 6th June 1919
1920
location 10 Pears Road, Hounslow, Middlesex United Kingdom their own address Source:6642329 16th August 1920
1920
children Frederick William Donhou Source:6642329 16th August 1920
1923
children Albert Henry Donhou Source:6247499 7th January 1923
1923
employment Builders Labourer Hoiunslow United Kingdom Source:6247499 1923
1939
events Transcript of letter Training Hounslow, Middlesex United Kingdom Source:7932274 17th October 1939
1957
employment Night Watchman Isleworth United Kingdom Source:6170480 1957
1961
location 14 James Street,Hounslow, Middlesex United Kingdom their own address Source:6170480 20th April 1961
service British Army Serjeant 23321 Royal West Kent Regiment Source:4979900
employment Bricklayer United Kingdom Source:6170480
1961
death Not War Related Natural causes. Coronary thrombosis. Hounslow United Kingdom Source:6170480 20th April 1961
burial South West Middlesex Crematorium Non-War Cemetery Hounslow Rd, Hanworth, Feltham, Middlesex. United Kingdom Source:6170480

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Frederick George
Initials FG
Last Name Donhou
Source 6170467
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
10 Pears Road, Hounslow, Middlesex United Kingdom their own address 16th August 1920
14 James Street,Hounslow, Middlesex United Kingdom their own address known 20th April 1961
141 Wellington Road South, Hounslow, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address 1901 - 1st September 1918
31 Pears Road, Hounslow, Middlesex United Kingdom their own address 2nd September 1918 - 1920
George 4th Lane, Hounslow, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address 9th April 1883 - 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 23321 Royal West Kent Regiment Serjeant
British Army 6162 Royal Fusiliers 5th Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 6162 Royal Fusiliers 14th Battalion Corporal
British Army 6162 Training Reserve 31st Battalion Serjeant
British Army 6162 Royal Fusiliers 14th Battalion Serjeant
British Army 23321 Royal West Kent Regiment 1st Battalion Serjeant
British Army 23321 Royal West Kent Regiment 1st Battalion CQMS
British Army 23321 Royal West Kent Regiment 1st Battalion CSM
British Army 23321 Royal West Kent Regiment 1st Battalion Warrant Officer Class 2
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Daisy Catherine Mary Donhou daughter 6th June 1919
Albert Henry Donhou son 7th January 1923
Frederick William Donhou son 16th August 1920
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Jane Carr mother
Charles Donhou father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Charlotte Ann Donhou sister 29th June 1877
Edward Joseph Donhou brother March 1880
Charles John Donhou brother 10th October 1878
Elizabeth Martha Donhou sister 3rd October 1881
William Robert Donhou brother 23rd December 1884
Amy Jessy Donhou sister October 1886
Herbert Donhou brother 5th December 1889
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie Amelia Dearman wife 1st September 1918
Annie Amelia Dearman wife September 1918
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Brown
DateHeightSource
1914-09-07 5'4"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-09 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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WW1 Army Service Records Alan25786
GRO birth register Alan25786
GRO birth register of Elizabeth Martha Donhou Alan25786
GRO register index entry of William Robert Donhou Alan25786
GRO birth register index of Amy Jessy Donhou Alan25786
GRO birth register index entry of Herbert Donhou Alan25786
War Diary of 13 infantry Brigade 1st Battalion Royal West Kent Regiment Alan25786

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Frederick George Donhou. DCM. Alan25786
DCM citation The London Gazette 23rd March 1917 Alan25786
Transcript of letter. Alan25786
Photo F G Donhou & 2 brothers & brother in law. Alan25786

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