We remember John Treffry Ruffer

We remember John Treffry Ruffer

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Timeline

Timeline

1877
sibling Alphonso Aynard Ruffer Source:8800891 1877
1879
sibling Marguerite Annie Ruffer Source:8800893 1879
1881
sibling Violet Or Violette Ruffer Source:8802460 1881
1883
sibling Olive Beatrice Ruffer Source:8802460 1883
1884
sibling Claire V Ruffer Source:8802460 1884
1890
sibling Mortimer Edward Ruffer Source:8802460 1890
1896
birth Sydenham, Lewisham, London United Kingdom Source:8800908 Source:8800893 12th February 1896
1901
dates Age 5 Source:8800893 31st March 1901
1901
location Crystal Palace Park Road, Beckenham, Bromley, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8800893 31st March 1901
1911
dates Age 15 Source:8800894 2nd April 1911
1911
education Marlborough College - Public School Bath Road, Marlborough, Wiltshire United Kingdom Source:8800894 2nd April 1911
1911
location Marlborough College - Public School - Bath Road, Marlborough, Wiltshire United Kingdom other group residence address Source:8800894 2nd April 1911
1914
location 231 Cromwell Road, Kensington, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8800895 6th September 1914
1914
dates Age 18 Source:8800895 7th September 1914
1914
service British Army Private 2076 The Honourable Artillery Company Reserve Battalion Source:8800895 7th September 1914 - 25th August 1915
1914
enlistment Probably London United Kingdom Source:8800895 7th September 1914
1915
education Training as an army officer Royal Military Academy Sandhurst Camberley, Surrey United Kingdom Source:8800895 26th August 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant The Honourable Artillery Company attached to Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry 6th (Service) Battalion Source:8800895 26th August 1915 - 27th April 1917
1915
commission Regular Source:8800895 26th August 1915
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:5402276 6th October 1916
1917
service British Army Lieutenant acting Captain The Honourable Artillery Company attached to Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry 1st Battalion Source:8800895 28th April 1917 - 31st January 1918
1918
service British Army Lieutenant Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry 1st Battalion Source:8800895 1st February 1918 - 9th May 1918
1918
service British Army Lieutenant acting Captain Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry 1st Battalion Source:8800895 10th May 1918 - 27th December 1918
1918
hospitalisation Wounded in action Hospital/Institution Source:9000420 11th July 1918
1918
dates Age 22 Source:8800906 September 1918
1918
marriage Frances Muriel Ruffer nee Jonas Source:8800906 1918
1918
service British Army Lieutenant Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry 1st Battalion Source:8800895 28th December 1918
1940
dates Age 43 Source:8800950 10th February 1940
1940
service British Army Captain Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry 1st Battalion Source:8800895 10th February 1940
1969
dates Age 73 Source:8800908 December 1969
theatres Mesopotamia :6b Source:5402276
1969
death Not War Related John Treffry Ruffer died some 51 years after the ending of the Great War. He was 73. Wandsworth Registration District London United Kingdom Source:8800908 1969

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John Treffry
Initials JT
Last Name Ruffer
Source 5402276
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
231 Cromwell Road, Kensington, London United Kingdom parents address known 6th September 1914
Crystal Palace Park Road, Beckenham, Bromley, London United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Marlborough College - Public School - Bath Road, Marlborough, Wiltshire United Kingdom other group residence address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 2076 The Honourable Artillery Company Reserve Battalion Private
British Army The Honourable Artillery Company attached to Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry 6th (Service) Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army The Honourable Artillery Company attached to Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry 1st Battalion Lieutenant acting Captain
British Army Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry 1st Battalion Lieutenant
British Army Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry 1st Battalion Lieutenant acting Captain
British Army Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry 1st Battalion Lieutenant
British Army Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry 1st Battalion Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Zoe Ruffer nee Treffry mother
Ernest Ruffer father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alphonso Aynard Ruffer brother 1877
Marguerite Annie Ruffer sister 1879
Violet Or Violette Ruffer sister 1881
Olive Beatrice Ruffer sister 1883
Claire V Ruffer sister 1884
Mortimer Edward Ruffer brother 1890
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Frances Muriel Ruffer nee Jonas wife 1918

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Births Recorded Bromley Registration District London Keith22624
London Gazette Supplement 28 April 1917 Page 4061 Keith22624
Marriages Recorded Paddington Registration District Keith22624
1939 National Registration Act Records Keith22624
Deaths Recorded Wandsworth Registration District Keith22624
The Ruffer Family Tree Keith22624
Probate Calendar - Record of the Death of Olive Beatrice Ruffer Keith22624
Lives of the First World War Entry for Mortimer Ernest Ruffer Keith22624

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Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry Cap Badge Keith22624
War diary entry about him being wounded Edwin110085

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