We remember Stanley Douglas Gardner

We remember Stanley Douglas Gardner

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Timeline

Timeline

1878
sibling Ethel Kate Gardner Source:9279324 1878
1880
birth Fulham, London United Kingdom Source:9279245 Source:9279324 22nd August 1880
1881
sibling Cuthbert Edward Lethfield Gardner Source:9279324 1881
1881
location 21 Auriol Road, Fulham, London United Kingdom parents address Source:9279324 1881
1882
sibling Gerald H Gardner Source:9279325 1882
1885
sibling Gladys M A Gardner Source:9279325 1885
1887
sibling Cleve V Gardner Source:9279325 1887
1889
sibling Dorothy M Gardner Source:9279325 1889
1891
location Auckland Road, Addiscombe, Croydon United Kingdom parents address Source:9279325 1891
1909
service British Army Second Lieutenant London Regiment 22nd (County of London) Battalion, (The Queen's) Source:9279254 10th June 1909
1909
commission Regular Source:9279254 10th June 1909
1910
service British Army Lieutenant London Regiment 22nd (County of London) Battalion, (The Queen's) Source:9279254 1st July 1910
1910
marriage Rachel Smith Source:9279306 11th July 1910
1913
discharge Source:9279254 10th May 1913
1914
location 5 Cavendish Road, Clapham, London United Kingdom Source:9279245 23rd September 1914
1914
employment Accountant Source:9279245 23rd September 1914
1914
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Captain 7th Infantry Battalion Source:9279245 23rd September 1914
1915
hospitalisation Wounded while serving with the 7th (Canadian) Infantry Battalion in France Hospital/Institution Source:9279310 25th May 1915
1915
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Temporary Major 7th Infantry Battalion Source:9279254 3rd November 1915
1915
appointments Brigade Major, 11th and 14th Brigades Source:9279310 21st December 1915 - 16th June 1916
1916
awards British Award/Decoration Source:9279254 1916
1916
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Captain 30th Infantry Battalion Source:9279254 24th February 1916
1916
awards Croix de Chevalier - Legion of Honour - France Other War Service Award Source:9279254 24th February 1916
1916
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Temporary Lieutenant Colonel 7th Infantry Battalion Source:9279254 20th July 1916
1916
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Lieutenant Colonel General Staff Brigade Headquarters Source:9279254 21st October 1916 - 1st January 1917
1916
appointments Brigade Commander, Canadian Troops Shoreham Source:9279310 21st October 1916 - 30th December 1916
1916
appointments Brigade Commander, 3rd Reserve Brigade Source:9279310 31st December 1916 - 21st September 1917
1917
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Temporary Colonel General Staff Brigade Headquarters Source:9279254 2nd January 1917
1918
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Acting Colonel General Staff British Colombia Regiment Source:9279254 3rd June 1918
1918
awards Companion' St Michael and St George - CMG Other War Service Award Source:9279254 3rd June 1918
1918
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Temporary Lieutenant Colonel Canadian General List Source:9279254 29th August 1918 - 9th September 1918
1918
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Acting Lieutenant Colonel Eastern Ontario Regiment Source:9279254 10th September 1918 - 30th September 1918
1918
appointments Brigade Commander, Canadian Troops Seaford Source:9279310 22nd September 1918 - 28th August 1918
1918
hospitalisation Wounded while commanding officer of 38th (Canadian Infantry Battalion) Hospital/Institution Source:5503637 28th September 1918 - 30th September 1918
awards Africa General Service Medal Other War Service Award Source:9279243
marriage May Machel Source:9279306
awards King's South Africa Medal Other War Service Award Source:9279243
awards Queen's South Africa Medal Other War Service Award Source:9279243
employment Mounted Policeman Royal North-West Mounted Police Source:9279319
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Major 7th Infantry Battalion Source:9279254
1918
death Died of wounds Standing outside his battalion HQ on the Marquion Line on 28th September trying to observe forward operations when he was wounded by a shell burst. He died of his wounds two days later. Cambrai France Source:7056302 Source:9279319 Source:5316205 30th September 1918
burial Duisans British Cemetery, Etrun CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France VII. A. 85. Source:7056302

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Stanley Douglas
Initials SD
Last Name Gardner
Source 5316205
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
21 Auriol Road, Fulham, London United Kingdom parents address known 1881
5 Cavendish Road, Clapham, London United Kingdom known 23rd September 1914
Auckland Road, Addiscombe, Croydon United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army London Regiment 22nd (County of London) Battalion, (The Queen's) Second Lieutenant
British Army London Regiment 22nd (County of London) Battalion, (The Queen's) Lieutenant
Canadian Expeditionary Force 30th Infantry Battalion Captain
Canadian Expeditionary Force 7th Infantry Battalion Temporary Major
Canadian Expeditionary Force 7th Infantry Battalion Major
Canadian Expeditionary Force 7th Infantry Battalion Temporary Lieutenant Colonel
Canadian Expeditionary Force General Staff Brigade Headquarters Lieutenant Colonel
Canadian Expeditionary Force General Staff Brigade Headquarters Temporary Colonel
Canadian Expeditionary Force Canadian General List Temporary Lieutenant Colonel
Canadian Expeditionary Force Eastern Ontario Regiment Acting Lieutenant Colonel
Canadian Expeditionary Force 7th Infantry Battalion Captain
Canadian Expeditionary Force General Staff British Colombia Regiment Acting Colonel
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Africa General Service Medal Other War Service Award
Companion' St Michael and St George - CMG Other War Service Award
Croix de Chevalier - Legion of Honour - France Other War Service Award
King's South Africa Medal Other War Service Award
Queen's South Africa Medal Other War Service Award
British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Kate Charlotte Gardner mother
Captain Edward Thomas Gardner father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ethel Kate Gardner sister 1878
Cuthbert Edward Lethfield Gardner brother 1881
Gerald H Gardner brother 1882
Gladys M A Gardner sister 1885
Cleve V Gardner sister 1887
Dorothy M Gardner sister 1889
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
May Machel wife
Rachel Smith wife 11th July 1910
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Medium Grey Blue Auburn
DateHeightSource
1914-09-05 6'0"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-09-05 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740

External Evidence

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Canadian Attestation Papers M2740
London Gazette M2740
Canadian Virtual War Memorial M2740
38th Battalion Blog Spot M2740
Visiting the Fallen: Arras: North M2740

Multimedia

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Burial Record Ken16175
Lieutenant Colonel S D Gardiner CMG MC M2740

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