We remember Marc Armand Ruffer K.

We remember Marc Armand Ruffer K.

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1860
birth Lyons, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Region France Source:8797358 1860
1890
marriage Alice Mary Ruffer nee Greenfield Source:8797362 1890
1890
dates Age 30 Source:8797362 December 1890
1891
dates Age 31 Source:8797358 5th April 1891
1891
employment Registered Practioner - Physician Self-employed Beckenham, Bromley London United Kingdom Source:8797358 5th April 1891
1891
location 51 Crystal Palace Park Road, Beckenham, Bromley London United Kingdom their own address Source:8797358 5th April 1891
1893
children Helen Muriel Ruffer Source:8797362 1893
1896
children Alice Honora Vere Ruffer Source:8797362 1896
1897
children Nina Margaret Ruffer Source:8797362 1897
1905
employment President of the Egyptian Sanitary Board The British Authorities in Egypt Probably Cairo Egypt Source:8797335 9th November 1905
1905
dates Age 45 Source:8797335 9th November 1905
1905
location Villa Merrival, Bulkley, Alexandria Egypt their own address Source:8797335 9th November 1905
1908
dates Age 48 Source:8797345 26th May 1908
1908
location Villa Merrival, Bulkley, Alexandria Egypt their own address Source:8797345 26th May 1908
1908
employment President Egyptian Sanitary and Quarantine Council The British Authorities in Egypt Probably Cairo Egypt Source:8797345 26th May 1908
1915
location Villa Merrival, Bulkley, Alexandria Egypt their own address Source:8797095 11th July 1915
1915
employment The British Red Cross Society Medical Commissioner for Alexandria and Canal Zone Alexandria and the Canal Zone Egypt Source:8797095 12th July 1915 - 15th April 1917
1915
employment Commissioner for Alexandria & Canal Zone The British Red Cross Society Probably Cairo Egypt Source:8797095 12th July 1915
1915
dates Age 55 Source:8797095 12th July 1915
1916
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8797095 28th June 1916
1916
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8797095 10th July 1916
1917
dates Age 57 Source:8797095 15th April 1917
service Other Empire Force Source:8797557
service Other Empire Force Commissioner 4009 The British Red Cross Society and Order of Saint John of Jerusalem Source:8797095
1917
death Civilian war death Marc Armand Ruffer drowned when the HT "Arcadian" was torpedoed and sunk on 15 April 1917, 41.5 kilometres north east from the island of Milo (Melos), carrying reinforcements for Egypt. He was 57. drowning off the island of Milo (now named Melos) Greece Source:8797095 15th April 1917
burial Mikra Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Mikra British Cemetery, Kalamaria, Thessaloniki Greece Addenda Panel Source:8797557

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Marc Armand
Initials MA
Last Name Ruffer K.
Source 8797736
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
51 Crystal Palace Park Road, Beckenham, Bromley London United Kingdom their own address known 5th April 1891
Villa Merrival, Bulkley, Alexandria Egypt their own address known 9th November 1905
Villa Merrival, Bulkley, Alexandria Egypt their own address known 26th May 1908
Villa Merrival, Bulkley, Alexandria Egypt their own address known 11th July 1915
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Other Empire Force
Other Empire Force 4009 The British Red Cross Society and Order of Saint John of Jerusalem Commissioner
Awards
AwardTypeSource
CMG MD British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Helen Muriel Ruffer daughter 1893
Alice Honora Vere Ruffer daughter 1896
Nina Margaret Ruffer daughter 1897
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Caroline Ruffer mother
Baron Alphonse Jacques Ruffer father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Mary Ruffer nee Greenfield wife 1890

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Red Cross Register of Overseas Volunteers 1914-1918 Transcription Sue54478

External Evidence

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British Red Cross First World War Volunteers Records Keith22624
London Gazette Supplement 9 November 1905 Page 7496 Keith22624
London Gazette 26 May 1908 Page 3879 Keith22624
Edinburgh Gazette 21 July 1916 Page 1279 Keith22624
Marriages Recorded Croydon Registration District London Keith22624
CWGC Entry for Sir Marc Armand Ruffer K.C.M.G. M.D Keith22624
Lives of the First World War Entry for Lady Alice Mary Ruffer Keith22624
'The Global History of Paleopathology: Pioneers and Prospects' Keith22624

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A Red Cross Society Emblem Keith22624
Dr Sir Marc Armand Ruffer K.C.M.G. M.D Keith22624
Dr Sir Marc Armand Ruffer K.C.M.G. M.D Keith22624

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