We remember Oscar Tyrrell

We remember Oscar Tyrrell

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Timeline

Timeline

1878
sibling Amy Tyrrell Source:5492023 1878
1880
birth Herne Hill United Kingdom Source:5492023 22nd May 1880
1915
hospitalisation Oscar was badly wounded by an exploding mortar during a demonstration. The sergeant major instructor was killed instantly. The incident occurred '4 miles into the desert' outside Cairo. Hospital/Institution Source:5492023 18th August 1915
education Margate College Margate United Kingdom Source:5492023
service British Army Second Lieutenant London Regiment Source:5358131
location 12 St Paul's Mansions. Hammersmith, London United Kingdom their own address Source:5492023
1916
death Killed in Action Oscar joined his new regiment after extended sick leave and was killed in his first military action which began at 4.45pm on 9 September 1916. Ginchy France Source:7102794 Source:5492023 9th September 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7102794

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Oscar
Initials O
Last Name Tyrrell
Source 5358131
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
12 St Paul's Mansions. Hammersmith, London United Kingdom their own address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army London Regiment Second Lieutenant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Clementina Louisa Tyrrell, formerly Parrish mother
Abraham Oscar Tyrrell father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Amy Tyrrell sister 1878
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1915-08-13 5'8"

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