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Timeline

Timeline

1884
sibling Dorothy Ann Drake Source:9398275 1884
1886
sibling Thomas Drake Source:9398275 1886
1887
sibling Mary Eleanor Drake Source:9398275 17th October 1887
1890
sibling John James Drake Source:9398275 4th May 1890
1892
sibling Mary Elizabeth Drake Source:9398275 1892
1894
birth Skipton, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:9398057 Source:9398275 1894
1896
sibling Gladys Annie Drake Source:9398287 10th July 1896
1899
sibling Janet Drake Source:9398275 1899
1900
sibling Christopher Drake Source:9398275 1900
1901
location 10 High Street, Skipton, Yorkshire, United Kingdom parents address Source:9398275 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 4 Source:9398275 31st March 1901
1911
employment Butcher Thomas Drake - Father Skipton, Yorkshire, United Kingdom Source:9398287 2nd April 1911
1911
location 10 High Street, Skipton, Yorkshire, United Kingdom parents address Source:9398287 2nd April 1911
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:5201366 15th July 1915
1915
enlistment United Kingdom Source:9398085 15th July 1915
1917
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:9398270 4th January 1917
1918
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:9398243 23rd February 1918
1919
awards Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) British Award/Decoration Source:9398250 18th January 1919
1919
discharge Source:9398085 12th June 1919
1926
location 10 High Street, Skipton, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9398057 17th April 1926
1926
employment Butcher (Journeyman) Skipton, Yorkshire India Source:9398057 17th April 1926
1926
dates Age 32 Source:9398057 17th April 1926
1926
location The Infirmary, 16 Gargrave Road, Skipton, Yorkshire, Source:9398057 1926
service British Army Serjeant 12988 West Riding Regiment Source:5201366
1926
death Not War Related Robert died of pulmonary tuberculosis and cardiac failure. It is unknown whether this was related to his service in WW1. Skipton, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:9398057 17th April 1926

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Robert
Initials R
Last Name Drake
Source 5201366
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
10 High Street, Skipton, Yorkshire, United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
10 High Street, Skipton, Yorkshire, United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
10 High Street, Skipton, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 17th April 1926
The Infirmary, 16 Gargrave Road, Skipton, Yorkshire, known 1926
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 12988 West Riding Regiment Serjeant
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
Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) British Award/Decoration
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Thomas Drake father
Mary Eleanor Drake nee Hutchinson mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Dorothy Ann Drake sister 1884
Thomas Drake brother 1886
Mary Eleanor Drake sister 17th October 1887
John James Drake brother 4th May 1890
Mary Elizabeth Drake sister 1892
Janet Drake sister 1899
Christopher Drake brother 1900
Gladys Annie Drake sister 10th July 1896

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Supplement to the London Gazette, 23 February 1918. 241 Ann144206
Supplement to the London Gazette, 18 January 1919. 991 Ann144206
Supplement to the London Gazette, 4 January 1917 Ann144206

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