We remember Henry Lyon Anderton

We remember Henry Lyon Anderton

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Timeline

1876
sibling Margaret Anderton Source:7958702 1876
1879
birth Cleckheaton, Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:7958692 1879
1881
location Whitcliffe, Cleckheaton, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:7958702 1881
1900
commission Source:7958629 31st January 1900
1900
service British Army Second Lieutenant West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Source:7958630 31st January 1900 - 30th November 1901
1901
service British Army Lieutenant West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Source:7958631 30th November 1901 - 24th December 1904
1901
location Roundhill Cliffe Lane, Gomersal, Cleckheaton, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:7958704 1901
1901
employment Worsted Spinner Employer Cleckheaton, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:7958704 1901
1902
marriage Alice Hammond Renton Source:7958705 1902
1904
service British Army Captain West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Source:7958631 24th December 1904 - 1st April 1908
1905
children Alice Ruth Anderton Source:7958705 1905
1908
service British Army Captain West Yorkshire Regiment 6th Battalion Source:7958632 1st April 1908 - 24th January 1916
1908
children Catharine Lyon Anderton Source:7958705 1908
1911
children Charles Henry Lyon Anderton Source:7958705 1911
1911
employment Worsted Spinner Empoyer Source:7958705 1911
1911
location Elm Bank, Bradford Road, Cleckheaton, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address Source:7958705 1911
1914
appointments Company Commander - D Coy 1/6th West Yorkshire R Source:7958679 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:7958634 16th April 1915
1916
service British Army Temporary Major West Yorkshire Regiment 11th (Service) Battalion Source:7958634 24th January 1916 - 9th August 1916
1916
hospitalisation Wounded while commanding the 11th (Service) Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment Hospital/Institution Source:7958679 7th February 1916
1916
appointments Battalion Commander - 11th West Yorkshire Regiment Source:7958632 7th February 1916 - 15th February 1916
1916
service British Army Major West Yorkshire Regiment Source:7958635 9th August 1916
1917
appointments Battalion Commander - 2/6th Lancashire Fusiliers Source:7958636 2nd April 1917 - 9th October 1917
1917
service British Army Acting Lieutenant Colonel Lancashire Fusiliers 2/6th Battalion Source:7958638 17th April 1917 - 11th October 1917
1917
hospitalisation Wounded while serving with the 66th Division at Paschendale Hospital/Institution Source:7958679 9th October 1917
1917
service British Army Major West Yorkshire Regiment Source:7958641 11th October 1917 - 16th February 1920
1919
awards Territorial Decoration Other War Service Award Source:7958640 13th March 1919
1920
appointments Battalion Commander - 6th West Yorkshire Regiment Source:7958641 16th February 1920
1920
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel West Yorkshire Regiment 6th Battalion Source:7958641 16th February 1920
1932
service British Army Honorary Colonel West Yorkshire Regiment Source:7958656 23rd November 1932 - 1st October 1937
1932
service British Army Brevet Colonel West Yorkshire Regiment Source:7958653 23rd November 1932
1932
appointments Honorary Colonel - 6th Bn West Yorkshire Regiment Source:7958656 23rd November 1932 - 1st October 1937
1937
service British Army Honorary Colonel Royal Engineers 46th (West Yorkshire) Anti Aircraft Battalion Source:7958656 1st October 1937
1937
appointments Honorary Colonel - 49th (W York R) A.A. Bn. R.E. Source:7958656 1st October 1937
location Summer Court, Harrogate, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address Source:7958694
1946
death Unknown Died at Harrogate Nursing Home Harrogate, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:7958694 11th January 1946

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Henry Lyon
Initials HL
Last Name Anderton
Source 55251
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Elm Bank, Bradford Road, Cleckheaton, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address known 1911
Roundhill Cliffe Lane, Gomersal, Cleckheaton, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Summer Court, Harrogate, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address
Whitcliffe, Cleckheaton, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1881
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Captain
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Lieutenant
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 6th Battalion Captain
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 11th (Service) Battalion Temporary Major
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment Major
British Army Lancashire Fusiliers 2/6th Battalion Acting Lieutenant Colonel
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment Brevet Colonel
British Army Royal Engineers 46th (West Yorkshire) Anti Aircraft Battalion Honorary Colonel
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment Honorary Colonel
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment Major
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 6th Battalion Lieutenant Colonel
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Territorial Decoration Other War Service Award
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Ruth Anderton daughter 1905
Catharine Lyon Anderton daughter 1908
Charles Henry Lyon Anderton son 1911
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Catherine Anderton mother
Charles P Anderton father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margaret Anderton sister 1876
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Hammond Renton wife 1902

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England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription M2740
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription M2740
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription M2740
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740

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London Gazette Entry - Commission (1900) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1901) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1904) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1916) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1916) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1916) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1917) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1917) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Award of Territorial Decoration (1919) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1920) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1932) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Appointment (1937) M2740
History of the Sixth Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment: Volume 1, 1/6th Battalion M2740

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