We remember Walter Mervyn St George Kirke

We remember Walter Mervyn St George Kirke

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Timeline

Timeline

1877
birth Portsea Island, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:8573144 Source:8573236 19th January 1877
1914
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8573199 13th September 1914
1914
service British Army Major Royal Artillery (Headquarters Staff) Source:8573204 4th December 1914
1914
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8573204 4th December 1914
1915
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:5383720 17th February 1915
1915
service British Army Major General Headquarters Staff Source:5383720 17th February 1915
1916
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8573203 1st January 1916
1916
service British Army Brevet Lieutenant Colonel Royal Artillery Staff Source:8573203 19th January 1916
1916
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8573201 15th June 1916
1916
service British Army Brevet Lieutenant Colonel Royal Artillery Source:8573201 15th June 1916
1917
service British Army Brevet Lieutenant Colonel Royal Artillery Staff Source:8573200 4th January 1917
1917
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8573200 4th January 1917
1917
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8573202 11th December 1917
1917
service British Army Major and Brevet Colonel Royal Artillery Staff Source:8573202 11th December 1917
1949
service British Army General Royal Artillery Source:9528611 1st September 1949
1949
death Unknown Taken ill on a train on the way home from a golf tournament (He loved golf!) Carlisle United Kingdom Source:9528621 Source:9528611 Source:8573144 2nd September 1949
awards Companion of Order of St Michael and St George CMG Other War Service Award Source:8573199
service British Army Brevet Colonel Military Operations Directorate Source:8573199
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:8573199
service British Army Major Royal Artillery Source:8573199
education School Haileybury Haileybury United Kingdom Source:8573144
burial All Saints Non-War Cemetery Witley United Kingdom Source:8573144

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Walter Mervyn St George
Initials WMSG
Last Name Kirke,
Source 9528611
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Artillery Major
British Army Royal Artillery Staff Brevet Lieutenant Colonel
British Army Royal Artillery Brevet Lieutenant Colonel
British Army Royal Artillery Staff Major and Brevet Colonel
British Army Royal Artillery Staff Brevet Lieutenant Colonel
British Army General Headquarters Staff Major
British Army Royal Artillery (Headquarters Staff) Major
British Army Military Operations Directorate Brevet Colonel
British Army Royal Artillery General
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Companion of Order of St Michael and St George CMG Other War Service Award
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
GCB, CMG, DSO, DL British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal

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England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Ann39898
British Army, Royal Artillery officer deaths 1850-2011 Transcription Jonathan101862
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Jonathan101862

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Kirke, Sir Walter Mervyn St George (1877-1949) Knight General Jonathan101862

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