We remember Victor Reginald Brooke

We remember Victor Reginald Brooke

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Timeline

Timeline

1873
birth 53 Eaton Square, London United Kingdom Source:8486113 Source:8595601 22nd January 1873
1894
service British Army 2nd Lieutenant 9th Lancers Source:8513710 1894 - 1896
1894
commission Regular Source:8486117 12th December 1894
1896
service British Army Lieutenant 9th Lancers Source:8513710 April 1896 - May 1901
1901
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8486117 April 1901
1901
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:8486549 19th April 1901
1901
service British Army Captain 9th Lancers Source:8513710 May 1901
1902
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8486117 June 1902
1904
appointments Kabul Mission Source:8486113 1904 - 1905
1905
service British Army Brevet Major 9th Lancers Source:8513710 June 1905 - February 1907
1907
service British Army Major 9th (Queen's Royal) Lancers Source:8513710 February 1907 - 29th August 1914
1914
dates Age 41 Source:7198154 29th August 1914
1914
death War Related Sickness Died of acute intestinal obstruction Compiegne France Source:7198154 Source:8486117 Source:8486113 29th August 1914
burial Annel Communal Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Oise France Source:7198154
sibling R G Brooke Source:8513716

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Victor Reginald
Initials VR
Last Name Brooke,
Source 8513710
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 9th Lancers Brevet Major
British Army 9th Lancers 2nd Lieutenant
British Army 9th Lancers Lieutenant
British Army 9th Lancers Captain
British Army 9th (Queen's Royal) Lancers Major
Awards
AwardTypeSource
DSO British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Sophia Nee Bellingham mother
Sir Victor Alexander Brooke father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
R G Brooke brother

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
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

External Evidence

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Who was Who Colin24139
9th/12th Lancers Museum Archives Colin24139
anglo boer war medals and awards Colin24139
The Bond of Sacrifice: Major Victor Reginald Brooke Hannah21187
Hull Daily Mail, "Slain In The War", 5th September 1914 Hannah21187

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9th Lancers Memorial Jeremy102799

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