We remember Charles Howard Foulkes

We remember Charles Howard Foulkes

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Timeline

Timeline

1875
birth Bangalore India Source:9166098 Source:9121557 1st February 1875
1894
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Engineers Source:9166022 27th February 1894
1894
commission Regular Source:9166022 27th February 1894
1897
service British Army Lieutenant Royal Engineers Source:9166179 27th February 1897
1904
marriage Dorothea Fanny Oakey Source:9166105 1904
1904
service British Army Captain Royal Engineers Source:9166212 1st April 1904
1911
location Echelen Barracks Fort, Colombo, Ceylon Sri Lanka military residence address Source:9121557 1911
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:5315137 23rd November 1914
1915
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:9166009 9th March 1915
1915
service British Army Major Royal Engineers 11th Field Company Source:9166009 March 1915
1915
awards Croix de Chevalier Other War Service Award Source:9166234 13th April 1915
1916
service British Army Colonel Royal Engineers Brigade Commander Source:9166262 17th January 1916
1916
service British Army Major and Brevet Lieutenant Colonel/Temporary Brigadier General Royal Engineers Source:9166090 20th May 1916
1917
service British Army Brigadier-General Royal Engineers Director of Gas Services Source:9166273 17th June 1917
1918
awards CMG Other War Service Award Source:9166286 1st January 1918
1918
awards Croix de Guerre Other War Service Award Source:9166292 8th March 1918
1969
death Aldershot, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:9166098 1969

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Charles Howard
Initials CH
Last Name Foulkes,
Source 9166009
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Echelen Barracks Fort, Colombo, Ceylon Sri Lanka military residence address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Engineers 11th Field Company Major
British Army Royal Engineers Second Lieutenant
British Army Royal Engineers Major and Brevet Lieutenant Colonel/Temporary Brigadier General
British Army Royal Engineers Lieutenant
British Army Royal Engineers Captain
British Army Royal Engineers Brigade Commander Colonel
British Army Royal Engineers Director of Gas Services Brigadier-General
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
CMG Other War Service Award
Croix de Chevalier Other War Service Award
Croix de Guerre Other War Service Award
DSO British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Dorothea Fanny Oakey wife 1904

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Alexander119331
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Alexander119331
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Alexander119331

External Evidence

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London Gazette - Award of the DSO to Major C H Foulkes Alexander119331
London Gazette - Appointment as 2Lt - CH Foulkes. Alexander119331
London Gazette - Appointment as Temp Brigadier-General 1916 Alexander119331
RMC Sandhurst - Cadet Register for C H Foulkes 1892 - 1894 Alexander119331
London Gazette - Appointment to Lt - C H Foulkes Alexander119331
London Gazette - Appointed Local rank of Captain RE, West Coast Africa 1900. Alexander119331
London Gazette - Appointment to the Anglo-French Boundary Commission Alexander119331
London Gazette - Appointment to Captain - CH Foulkes Alexander119331
London Gazette - Award of Croix de Chevalie Alexander119331
London Gazette - Appointment Temp Lt Col 1915. Alexander119331
London Gazette - Appointment to Brigade Commander Alexander119331
London Gazette - Appointment to Director of Gas Services, Brigadier-General Alexander119331
London Gazette - Award of CMG 1918 Alexander119331
London Gazette - Award of Croix De Guerre, 1918. Alexander119331
The Bedford Modern School Eagle Magazine - C H Foulkes Obituary Alexander119331
Bedford Modern School Eagle Magazine dated April 1944 Alexander119331
Wikipedia entry in List of Old Bedford Modernians CB, CMG, DSO Alexander119331

Multimedia

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OBMs Serving in the Forces 1914-15 Alexander119331
Distinguished Service Order Vincent96527
Royal Engineers Cap Badge Alexander119331

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We remember Charles Howard Foulkes