We remember Edward Dudley Metcalfe

We remember Edward Dudley Metcalfe

Profile picture for Edward Dudley Metcalfe

Timeline

Timeline

1887
birth County Dublin Ireland Source:8814521 16th January 1887
1907
commission Source:8814521 27th May 1907
1907
service Indian Army Second Lieutenant Unattached List Auxiliary Forces Source:8814521 27th May 1907 - 15th August 1908
1908
service Indian Army Second Lieutenant Unattached List Source:8814521 15th August 1908 - 8th November 1908
1908
service British Army Second Lieutenant Connaught Rangers Seconded from Indian Army List Source:8814521 8th November 1908 - 8th November 1909
1909
service Indian Army Second Lieutenant 3rd Skinners Horse Source:8814521 8th November 1909 - 17th November 1909
1909
service Indian Army Lieutenant 3rd Skinners Horse Source:8814521 17th November 1909 - 1st September 1915
1911
events Delhi Durbar Event Delhi India Source:8814521 1911 - 1911
1912
education Cavalry School Saugor India Source:8814521 1912 - 1913
1914
appointments Adjutant of the Governor's Body Guard, Bombay Source:8814521 12th August 1914 - 1914
1915
service British Army Temporary Captain 3rd Skinners Horse Source:8814521 1st September 1915
1915
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8814521 20th September 1915 - June 1916
1916
theatres Indian Frontier :6g Source:8814521 June 1916
1916
service Indian Army Captain 3rd Skinners Horse Seconded to 7th Meerut Cavalry Headquarters Source:8814521 17th August 1916
1917
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8814521 15th August 1917
1917
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:8814521 25th August 1917
1918
service Indian Army Captain 3rd Skinners Horse Seconded to Signal Service Source:8814521 1918 - January 1920
1920
service Indian Army Captain 3rd Skinners Horse Seconded to 27th Light Cavalry Source:8814521 January 1920 - 1921
1921
service Indian Army Captain 3rd Skinners Horse Seconded to Indian State Forces of Indore Source:8814521 July 1921 - 1922
1921
service Indian Army Captain 3rd Skinners Horse Source:8814521 1921 - July 1921
1922
service Indian Army Captain 3rd Skinners Horse Seconded for Royal Appointment Source:8814521 1922 - 17th August 1922
1922
appointments Aide de Camp to the Prince of Wales Source:8814521 1922 - August 1922
1922
awards Member of the Royal Victorian Order - MVO Other Civilian Service Award Source:8814521 11th July 1922
1922
appointments Temporary Equerry to the Prince of Wales Source:8814521 August 1922
1922
service Indian Army Major 3rd Skinners Horse Seconded for Royal Appointment Source:8814521 17th August 1922 - 1923
1923
service Indian Army Major 3rd Skinners Horse Source:8814521 1923 - 1926
1925
marriage Lady Alexandra Naldera Curzon Source:8814521 1925 - 1955
1926
service Indian Army Major 3rd Skinners Horse Seconded to Staff Source:8814521 1926 - 6th September 1927
1926
appointments Extra Aide de Camp to Commander in Chief in India Source:8814521 4th September 1926 - 6th September 1927
1927
children David Metcalfe Source:8814521 8th July 1927
1930
children Linda Metcalfe Source:8814521 14th November 1930
1930
children Davinia Metcalfe Source:8814521 14th November 1930
1939
appointments Equerry to the the Duke of Windsor Source:8814521 1939 - June 1940
1940
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Pilot Officer Royal Air Force Administrative and Special Duties Branch Source:8814521 10th August 1940 - 10th August 1941
1941
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Flying Officer Royal Air Force Administrative and Special Duties Branch Source:8814521 10th August 1941 - 17th November 1942
1941
theatres Egypt :4 Source:8814521 November 1941 - September 1942
education Bachelor of Arts Trinity College Dublin Ireland Source:8814521
theatres Mesopotamia :6b Source:8814521
1957
death Source:8814521 18th November 1957

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Edward Dudley
Initials ED
Last Name Metcalfe,
Source 8814521
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Indian Army Unattached List Auxiliary Forces Second Lieutenant
Indian Army Unattached List Second Lieutenant
British Army Connaught Rangers Seconded from Indian Army List Second Lieutenant
Indian Army 3rd Skinners Horse Second Lieutenant
Indian Army 3rd Skinners Horse Lieutenant
Indian Army 3rd Skinners Horse Seconded to 7th Meerut Cavalry Headquarters Captain
Indian Army 3rd Skinners Horse Seconded to 27th Light Cavalry Captain
Indian Army 3rd Skinners Horse Captain
Indian Army 3rd Skinners Horse Seconded to Indian State Forces of Indore Captain
Indian Army 3rd Skinners Horse Seconded for Royal Appointment Captain
Indian Army 3rd Skinners Horse Seconded for Royal Appointment Major
Indian Army 3rd Skinners Horse Major
Indian Army 3rd Skinners Horse Seconded to Staff Major
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force Administrative and Special Duties Branch Pilot Officer
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force Administrative and Special Duties Branch Flying Officer
British Army 3rd Skinners Horse Temporary Captain
Indian Army 3rd Skinners Horse Seconded to Signal Service Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
MC British Award/Decoration
Member of the Royal Victorian Order - MVO Other Civilian Service Award
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
David Metcalfe son 8th July 1927
Davinia Metcalfe daughter 14th November 1930
Linda Metcalfe daughter 14th November 1930
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edward Metcalfe father
Edith Maud Mary Howard-Hamilton mother
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lady Alexandra Naldera Curzon wife 1925

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

IWM is not responsible for the content of external websites. Please note that some sources will require payment to view.

Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Medal Index Card
Medal Index Cards Transcription M2740
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Guy74824
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Guy74824

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected byMore information
Obituary of David Metcalfe (Son) 2012 M2740

Multimedia

TitleConnected byMore information
Captain E D Metcalfe M2740

Stories

We remember Edward Dudley Metcalfe

Also remembered by 4 people