We remember Henry Adam Askew

We remember Henry Adam Askew

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Timeline

Timeline

1881
birth Greystoke, Cumberland United Kingdom Source:8069493 8th September 1881
1895
education Aysgarth School Harrow, London United Kingdom Source:8518933 1895 - 1898
1908
marriage Winifred Lucy Irwin Source:8069493 1908
1911
location Greenbank Crown Hill, Devon United Kingdom their own address Source:8069506 2nd April 1911
1914
dates Age 33 Source:8069500 19th December 1914
1915
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8069493 14th January 1915
1915
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8069493 31st May 1915
children Winifred Anne Askew Source:8069506
children David Askew Source:8069493
children Heny Cuthbert Askew Source:8069506
education Royal Military College, Sandhurst Sandhurst, Berkshire United Kingdom Source:8069493
service British Army Captain Border Regiment Source:5173414
1914
death Killed in Action Killed while leading an attack on a German trench, and was buried by the enemy, who as a tribute to his bravery, erected a cross inscribed with the words, "To a brave British Officer, Captain Askew" Belgium Source:8069493 Source:8069500 19th December 1914
burial Ploegsteert Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Hainault Belgium Source:8069500

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Henry Adam
Initials HA
Last Name Askew
Source 8069493
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Greenbank Crown Hill, Devon United Kingdom their own address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Border Regiment Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
David Askew son
Heny Cuthbert Askew son
Winifred Anne Askew daughter
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Canon Edmund Adam Askew father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Winifred Lucy Irwin wife 1908

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Medal Index Cards Transcription Hannah21187
Medal Index Cards Transcription Hannah21187
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Hannah21187
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Hannah21187
British Army, Bond of Sacrifice: Officers Died in the Great War 1914-1916 Transcription Hannah21187
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Hannah21187
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Hannah21187
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187

External Evidence

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The Bond of Sacrifice: Capt. Henry Adam Askew Hannah21187
Harrow Memorials: Captain H. A. Askew Hannah21187

Multimedia

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The Bond of Sacrifice: Henry Adam Askew Hannah21187
Harrow Memorials: Captain H A Askew Hannah21187

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