We remember Alan Roderick Haig Brown

We remember Alan Roderick Haig Brown

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Timeline

Timeline

1864
sibling Alice Mary Haig Brown Source:8618567 1864
1867
sibling Evelyn Caelia Haig Brown Source:8618567 1867
1874
sibling Eustace William Haig Brown Source:8618567 1874
1877
birth Charterhouse School, Godalming United Kingdom Source:8595259 6th September 1877
1888
education Dragon School Oxford United Kingdom Source:8595259 1888 - 1890
1890
education Charterhouse School Godalming United Kingdom Source:8595259 1890 - 1896
1891
location Charterhouse, Sandy Road, Godalming, Surrey United Kingdom school/college address Source:9216549 5th April 1891
1896
education Classical Tripos. BA Pembroke College Cambridge United Kingdom Source:9216534 1896 - 1899
1899
employment Assistant Master Lancing College Lancing United Kingdom Source:8595259 1899
1901
dates Age 23 Source:8618568 30th March 1901
1901
employment Schoolmaster Charterhouse School St Sepulchre, London United Kingdom Source:8618568 31st March 1901
1901
location Charterhouse School, St Sepulchre, London United Kingdom school/college address Source:8618568 1901
1906
commission Source:8595259 3rd March 1906
1906
service British Army Lieutenant Officers' Training Corps Source:8595259 3rd March 1906 - 6th October 1906
1906
service British Army Officers' Training Corps Source:8595259 6th October 1906 - 1st January 1916
1907
marriage Violet Mary Pope Source:8618580 1907 - 25th March 1918
1908
children Roderick Langwell Haig Brown Source:8618580 21st February 1908
1910
children Joan Marion Haig Brown Source:8618580 14th December 1910
1911
location 19 Tite Street, Chelsea, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8618567 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Schoolmaster Lancing College London United Kingdom Source:8618567 1911
1913
children Valerie Violet Source:8595259 1913
1916
service British Army Major Middlesex Regiment 23rd (Service) Battalion Source:8595259 1st January 1916 - 16th September 1916
1916
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel Middlesex Regiment 23rd (Service) Battalion Source:8595259 16th September 1916 - 25th March 1918
1917
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8595259 25th May 1917
1917
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:8595259 4th June 1917
1917
hospitalisation Wounded, but remained at duty. Hospital/Institution Source:8595259 7th June 1917
1917
hospitalisation Mild sickness, shell shock. Hospital/Institution Source:8595259 19th August 1917
1918
death Killed in Action Killed by machine gun fire during a rearguard action. Bapaume-Sapignies Road, Pas-de-Calais France Source:8595259 25th March 1918
burial Achiet-Le-Grand Communal Cemetery Extension CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais Buried south of Biefvillers-lès-Bapaume and moved to the CWGC cemetery in 1920. France IV. D. 3. Source:8595266 Source:8595259
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8595259
location Stratton Cottage, Shoreham-by-Sea United Kingdom their own address Source:8595259

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Alan Roderick Haig
Initials ARH
Last Name Brown
Source 534789
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
19 Tite Street, Chelsea, London United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Charterhouse School, St Sepulchre, London United Kingdom school/college address known 1901
Charterhouse, Sandy Road, Godalming, Surrey United Kingdom school/college address known 5th April 1891
Stratton Cottage, Shoreham-by-Sea United Kingdom their own address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Officers' Training Corps Lieutenant
British Army Officers' Training Corps
British Army Middlesex Regiment 23rd (Service) Battalion Major
British Army Middlesex Regiment 23rd (Service) Battalion Lieutenant Colonel
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Valerie Violet daughter 1913
Roderick Langwell Haig Brown son 21st February 1908
Joan Marion Haig Brown daughter 14th December 1910
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie Marion mother
William Haig-Brown father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Mary Haig Brown sister 1864
Evelyn Caelia Haig Brown sister 1867
Eustace William Haig Brown brother 1874
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Violet Mary Pope wife 1907

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Evidence

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Will72649
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Will72649
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Will72649
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Will72649
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Will72649
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Will72649
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Will72649
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Will72649
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Will72649
School & university registers Image Peter6648
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Medal Index Cards Transcription Peter6648
Medal Index Cards Transcription Peter6648
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Peter6648
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External Evidence

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Lancing College War Memorial Will72649
Football And The First World War Will72649

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