We remember Horace Murray Tollemache

We remember Horace Murray Tollemache

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Timeline

1880
sibling Marguerite Emily Aka Edie Tollemache Source:9087250 1880
1882
sibling Gertrude Tollemache Source:9087250 1882
1885
sibling Frederick Alfred Tollemache Source:9087250 1885
1886
sibling Amy F Tollemache Source:9087250 1886
1890
sibling Cecil H Tollemache Source:9087250 1890
1890
birth Kensington, London United Kingdom Source:9087298 Source:9087250 2nd October 1890
1893
sibling Elsa M Tollemache Source:9087250 1893
1894
sibling Philip Gerald Tollemache Source:9087250 1894
1897
sibling Winifred S Tollemache Source:9087250 1897
1901
location 'Glen Cora', Hawkwood Road, Bournemouth, Hampshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9087250 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 10 Source:9087250 31st March 1901
1911
location 113 Richmond Park Road, Bournemouth, Hampshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9087251 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Bank Clerk A local bank Bournemouth, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:9087251 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 20 Source:9087251 2nd April 1911
1914
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Private 10845 Canadian Infantry 4th Battalion (Central Ontario) Source:9087298 23rd September 1914
1914
employment Bank Clerk A local bank Possibly Saint-Gabriel-de-Valcartier, Quebec Canada Source:9087302 23rd September 1914
1914
dates Age 23 Source:9087298 23rd September 1914
1914
enlistment Saint-Gabriel-de-Valcartier, Quebec Canada Source:9087298 23rd September 1914
1915
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:9087247 11th February 1915 - 17th July 1918
1915
service British Army Temporary Second Lieutenant Hampshire Regiment 13th (Reserve) Battalion Source:9087260 14th August 1915
1915
commission Temporary Source:9087260 14th August 1915
1916
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:9087330 13th July 1916
1917
service British Army Lieutenant Hampshire Regiment 15th (Service) Battalion (2nd Portsmouth) Source:9087270 1st July 1917 - 17th July 1918
1918
death Killed in Action The CWGC states: "Lijssenthoek was the location for a number of casualty clearing stations during the First World War." Horace Murray Tollemache may well have died in one such. He was 27. Lijssenthoek, West-Vlaanderen Belgium Source:7050869 Source:9087247 17th July 1918
1918
dates Age 27 Source:9087247 17th July 1918
burial Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Cemetery/memorial reference: XXVIII. D. 11. Source:9087247

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Horace Murray
Initials HM
Last Name Tollemache
Source 7050869
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
'Glen Cora', Hawkwood Road, Bournemouth, Hampshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
113 Richmond Park Road, Bournemouth, Hampshire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Canadian Expeditionary Force 10845 Canadian Infantry 4th Battalion (Central Ontario) Private
British Army Hampshire Regiment 13th (Reserve) Battalion Temporary Second Lieutenant
British Army Hampshire Regiment 15th (Service) Battalion (2nd Portsmouth) 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
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margaret Tollemache nee Witter mother
Murray Arthur Tollemache father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Marguerite Emily Aka Edie Tollemache sister 1880
Gertrude Tollemache sister 1882
Frederick Alfred Tollemache brother 1885
Amy F Tollemache sister 1886
Cecil H Tollemache sister 1890
Elsa M Tollemache sister 1893
Philip Gerald Tollemache brother 1894
Winifred S Tollemache sister 1897
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Dark Dark brown Dark brown
DateHeightSource
1914-09-23 5'8"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-09-23 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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British Army Service Records Transcription Keith22624
CWGC Entry for Lieutenant Horace Murray Tollemache - Hampshire Regiment Keith22624
Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Keith22624
London Gazette Supplement 21 Aug 1915 Page 8362 - Appointed Temporary 2nd Lieutenant Keith22624
London Gazette Supplement 22 Sep 1917 Page 9831 - Appointed Temporary Lieutenant Keith22624
Horace Murray Tollemache's Canadian Great War Project website entry Keith22624

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Horace Murray Tollemache's CIF Enlistment FRONT Keith22624
Horace Murray Tollemache's CIF Enlistment REAR Keith22624
Horace Murray Tollemache's British Army Medal Card Keith22624
Horace Murray Tollemache's MiD Medal Card Keith22624
Horace Murray Tollemache's Gravestone Keith22624

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