We remember William Barnard Rhodes-Moorhouse

We remember William Barnard Rhodes-Moorhouse

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Timeline

Timeline

1886
sibling Ann Rhodes Source:8553419 1886
1887
birth Source:6653179 26th September 1887
1890
sibling Mary Rhodes Source:8553419 1890
1891
location The Hall, Old Road, Lamport, Northamptonshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8553419 1891
1901
location The Row, Gaddesden Row, Great Gaddesden, Hertfordshire United Kingdom school/college address Source:8553420 1901
1912
marriage Linda Beatrice Morritt Source:8553412 1912
1914
children William Henry Rhodes-Moorhouse Source:6653179 March 1914
1914
service British Army Second Lieutenant Special Reserve / Royal Flying Corps Source:9140124 22nd August 1914
1915
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps Source:9140124 24th April 1915
1915
awards Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration Source:9140007 26th April 1915
1915
dates Age 27 Source:6653179 27th April 1915
1915
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:9140125 22nd June 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8553409 1915
service British Army Lieutenant Special Reserve / Royal Flying Corps 2nd Squadron Source:9140124
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps 2nd Squadron Source:6653179
education Trinity Hall Cambridge United Kingdom Source:8553412
1915
death Died of wounds Mortally wounded by ground fire after bombing railway near Courtrai. Awarded VC. Merville France Source:6653179 27th April 1915
burial Parnham Private Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Beaminster, Dorset United Kingdom Source:8553411

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Barnard
Initials WB
Last Name Rhodes-Moorhouse,
Source 9140007
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
The Hall, Old Road, Lamport, Northamptonshire United Kingdom parents address known 1891
The Row, Gaddesden Row, Great Gaddesden, Hertfordshire United Kingdom school/college address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps Lieutenant
British Army Special Reserve / Royal Flying Corps 2nd Squadron Lieutenant
British Army Special Reserve / Royal Flying Corps Second Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps 2nd Squadron Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
VC British Award/Decoration
Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Henry Rhodes-Moorhouse son March 1914
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edward Moorhouse father
Mary Ann mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ann Rhodes sister 1886
Mary Rhodes sister 1890
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Linda Beatrice Morritt wife 1912

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Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Selena49658
British Royal Air Force, Officers' Service Records 1912-1920 Transcription Selena49658
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Selena49658
British Army, Bond of Sacrifice: Officers Died in the Great War 1914-1916 Transcription Selena49658
Victoria Cross Recipients 1854-2006 Transcription Selena49658
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Selena49658
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Selena49658
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Selena49658
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Selena49658
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Selena49658
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Selena49658

External Evidence

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CWGC - Casualty Details William39392
LONDON GAZETTE, 25 AUGUST, 1914 - Second Lieutenant R58235
LONDON GAZETTE, 22 MAY, 1915 - Victorial Cross (with citation) R58235
MIC image (Ancestry) [campaign war medals] R58235
William Barnard Rhodes-Moorhouse (Find a Grave) R58235
LONDON GAZETTE, 14 MAY, 1915 - Lieutenant R58235
LONDON GAZETTE, 22 JUNE, 1915 - Mentioned in Despatches R58235
Roll of Honour Joanna19174
Lieut. W B Rhodes-Moorhouse V.C. Joanna19174

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