We remember Charles Bliss

We remember Charles Bliss

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Timeline

Timeline

1871
birth Dindigul, Madura District, Madras Presidency India Source:8450673 30th December 1871
1891
service British Army Second Lieutenant North Staffordshire Regiment Source:8450673 1891
1891
commission Source:8450673 1891
1893
service British Army Second Lieutenant Derbyshire Regiment Source:8450673 1893 - 1896
1896
service British Army Lieutenant Derbyshire Regiment Source:8450673 1896 - December 1896
1896
service Indian Army Lieutenant 44th Gurkha Rifles Source:8450673 December 1896 - 1901
1901
service Indian Army Captain 44th Gurkha Rifles Source:8450673 1901
1901
marriage Mabel Emmeline Maxwell Source:8450687 1901
1911
location Abbey House, Abingdon, Berkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8450689 2nd April 1911
1915
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8450673 31st May 1915
education Royal Military College, Sandhurst Sandhurst, Berkshire United Kingdom Source:8450673
education Neuenheim College Heidelberg Germany Source:8450673
education Clifton College Clifton, Gloucestershire United Kingdom Source:8450673
children Lorna Bliss Source:8450689
service British Army Major 1/1st Gurkha Rifles Source:8450673
1914
death Died of wounds Died of wounds received on the 20th December. France Source:8450678 Source:8450673 22nd December 1914
burial Lillers Communal Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Source:8450678

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Charles
Initials C
Last Name Bliss
Source 8450673
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Abbey House, Abingdon, Berkshire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army North Staffordshire Regiment Second Lieutenant
British Army Derbyshire Regiment Second Lieutenant
British Army Derbyshire Regiment Lieutenant
Indian Army 44th Gurkha Rifles Lieutenant
Indian Army 44th Gurkha Rifles Captain
British Army 1/1st Gurkha Rifles Major
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lorna Bliss daughter
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sir Henry William Bliss, K.C.I.E. father
Florence Jane mother
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mabel Emmeline Maxwell wife 1901

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Medal Index Cards Transcription Hannah21187
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Hannah21187
British Army, Bond of Sacrifice: Officers Died in the Great War 1914-1916 Transcription Hannah21187
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Hannah21187
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187

External Evidence

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The Bond of Sacrifice: Charles Bliss Hannah21187

Multimedia

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The Bond of Sacrifice: Charles Bliss Hannah21187

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