We remember Geoffrey Stephen Allfree

We remember Geoffrey Stephen Allfree

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Timeline

Timeline

1889
birth Source:6195437 11th February 1889
1902
education St. Lawrence College Ramsgate, Kent United Kingdom Source:9007287 1902 - 1904
1911
employment Painter (artist) Sussex United Kingdom Source:8071389 1911
1914
commission Source:9496745 7th October 1914
1914
marriage Alice Maud Mary Godwin Source:8094547 17th October 1914
1918
service Royal Navy Lieutenant Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve - H.M. Motor Launch 247. Source:9007287 29th September 1918
service Royal Navy Royal Naval Division Source:6195437
location 184 Ebury Street, S W United Kingdom Source:6195437
1918
death Died of wounds when in command of a 4 boat flotillathat entered St Ives Bay for shelter during hurricane force winds. Allfreeā€™s launch developed engine trouble, drifted into Oar Rock & it blew up. Source:7947617 Source:8071389 29th September 1918
burial Portsmouth Naval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Portsmouth, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:7947617

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Geoffrey Stephen
Initials GS
Last Name Allfree
Source 6195437
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
184 Ebury Street, S W United Kingdom
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy Royal Naval Division
Royal Navy Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve - H.M. Motor Launch 247. Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Rev Francis Allfree father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Maud Mary Godwin wife 17th October 1914

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Royal Naval Division Service Records 1914-1920
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Charlotte33
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Charlotte33
Royal Navy Officers Medal Roll 1914-1920 Transcription Valerie34433

External Evidence

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biography, including photo of him debbie2674
Slideshow of his painting debbie2674
St. Lawrence College Register 1879 - 1934 Transcription Terry7885

Multimedia

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SS River Clyde and the Bridge of Boats at Helles Charlotte33
Australians Bathing on V Beach, Gallipoli Charlotte33
Notice of Lt Allfree death- Daily Mirror 1918 debbie2674
Lieutenant Geoffrey Stephen Allfree James201
Lieutenant Geoffrey Stephen Allfree James201

Stories

We remember Geoffrey Stephen Allfree