We remember Richard James Tipton

We remember Richard James Tipton

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
birth Oxton, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:8453498 Source:8453462 25th April 1892
1918
death Died of wounds While bringing down an enemy machine he was hit by a machine-gun bullet, and, though mortally wounded, managed to bring back his machine a distance of eight miles to safety. France Source:8453459 Source:8453498 12th March 1918
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8453480
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8453498
service Lieutenant/Temporary Captain in Army Royal Field Artillery/Royal Flying Corps Source:5409714

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Richard James
Initials RJ
Last Name Tipton
Source 8453459
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
Ingestre Road, Birkenhead, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address known 1901-03-31
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
British Army Royal Field Artillery/Royal Flying Corps Lieutenant/Temporary Captain in Army
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary mother
John W Tipton father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Robert S Tipton brother
Lydia M Tipton sister
Arthur R Tipton brother

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Hannah21187
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187
Medal Index Cards Transcription Hannah21187
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Hannah21187
Medal Index Cards Transcription Hannah21187
British Officers taken Prisoner of War 1914-1918 Transcription Hannah21187
British Royal Air Force, Officers' Service Records 1912-1920 Transcription Hannah21187
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187
Medal Index Card

External Evidence

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OBS WW1 Memorial Book Hannah21187

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