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Timeline

1872
sibling Mary Elizabeth Stear Source:6201394 1872
1873
sibling Margaret Stear Source:6201394 1873
1877
birth Charles, Devon United Kingdom Source:6201394 13th April 1877
1880
sibling John Whiddon Stear Source:6201394 October 1880
1884
sibling Florence Stear Source:6201394 1884
1887
sibling Olive Stear Source:6201394 1887
1893
service Royal Navy Boy (Second Class) 173071 HMS Impregnable Source:9137205 May 1893
1894
service Royal Navy Boy (First Class) 173071 HMS Impregnable Source:9137205 10th May 1894 - 31st July 1894
1894
service Royal Navy Boy (First Class) 173071 HMS Source:9137205 1st August 1894 - 3rd October 1894
1894
service Royal Navy Boy (First Class) 173071 HMS Benbow Source:9137205 4th October 1894 - 18th January 1895
1895
service Royal Navy Boy (First Class) 173071 HMS Vivid I Source:9137205 19th January 1895 - 25th January 1895
1895
service Royal Navy Boy (First Class) 173071 HMS Arethusa Source:9137205 26th January 1895 - 16th April 1895
1895
enlistment United Kingdom Source:9137205 17th April 1895
1895
service Royal Navy Ordinary Seaman 173071 HMS Arethusa Source:9137205 17th April 1895 - 3rd September 1895
1895
service Royal Navy Ordinary Seaman 173071 HMS Cruizer Source:9137205 4th September 1895 - 12th February 1896
1896
service Royal Navy Ordinary Seaman 173071 HMS Arethusa Source:9137205 13th February 1896 - 19th February 1896
1896
service Royal Navy Able Seaman 173071 HMS Arethusa Source:9137205 20th February 1896 - 22nd July 1896
1896
service Royal Navy Able Seaman 173071 HMS Vivid I Source:9137205 23rd July 1896 - 1st September 1896
1897
service Royal Navy Able Seaman 173071 HMS Vivid I Source:9137205 21st August 1897 - 14th September 1897
1897
service Royal Navy Able Seaman 173071 HMS Blake Source:9137205 15th September 1897 - 22nd September 1897
1897
service Royal Navy Able Seaman 173071 HMS Cambridge Source:9137205 23rd September 1897 - 1st October 1897
1897
service Royal Navy Able Seaman 173071 HMS Excellent Source:9137205 2nd October 1897 - 4th May 1898
1898
service Royal Navy Able Seaman 173071 HMS Cambridge Source:9137205 5th May 1898 - 8th May 1898
1898
service Royal Navy Leading Seaman 173071 HMS Cambridge Source:9137205 9th May 1898 - 31st May 1898
1898
service Royal Navy Leading Seaman 173071 HMS Impregnable Source:9137205 1st June 1898 - 1st December 1898
1898
service Royal Navy Leading Seaman 173071 HMS Vivid I Source:9137205 2nd December 1898
1898
service Royal Navy Leading Seaman 173071 HMS Buzzard Source:9137205 14th December 1898 - 17th January 1899
1899
service Royal Navy Leading Seaman 173071 HMS Renown Source:9137205 13th January 1899 - 31st March 1900
1900
service Royal Navy Petty Officer (Second Class) 173071 HMS Renown Source:9137205 1st April 1900 - 18th November 1900
1900
service Royal Navy Petty Officer (Second Class) 173071 HMS Cambridge Source:9137205 19th November 1900 - 6th October 1901
1901
service Royal Navy Petty Officer (Second Class) 173071 HMS Vivid I Source:9137205 7th October 1901 - 31st January 1902
1901
marriage Ada Louise Carty Source:6201394 October 1901 - 19th February 1939
1902
service Royal Navy Petty Officer (Second Class) 173071 HMS Impregnable Source:9137205 1st February 1902 - 23rd July 1902
1902
service Royal Navy Petty Officer (First Class) HMS Impregnable Source:9137205 24th July 1902 - 17th November 1904
1904
children Ada Olive Stear Source:6201394 January 1904
1904
service Royal Navy Petty Officer (First Class) 173071 HMS Source:9137205 18th November 1904 - 31st March 1905
1905
service Royal Navy Petty Officer (First Class) 173071 HMS Victory I Source:9137205 1st April 1905 - 28th April 1905
1905
service Royal Navy Petty Officer (First Class) HMS Impregnable Source:9137205 29th April 1905 - 16th September 1905
1905
service Royal Navy Petty Officer (First Class) 173071 HMS Eclipse Source:9137205 17th September 1905 - 29th January 1906
1906
service Royal Navy Petty Officer (First Class) 173071 HMS Vivid I Source:9137205 30th January 1906 - 26th February 1906
1906
service Royal Navy Petty Officer (First Class) 173071 HMS Cornwallis Source:9137205 27th February 1906 - 3rd June 1908
1907
service Royal Navy Chief Petty Officer 173071 Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Source:9137205 17th April 1907
1909
children Frederick Thomas Stear Source:6201394 27th February 1909
1910
children Ernest Frank Stear Source:6201394 April 1910
1911
location 18 Maida Vale Terrace, Mutley, Plymouth United Kingdom their own address Source:9033646 1911
1911
children Winifred M Stear Source:6201394 July 1911
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9033651 1914
1914
location 17, West Hill Road, Mutley, Plymouth United Kingdom their own address Source:9033644 16th September 1914
1914
service Royal Navy Chief Petty Officer 173071 Royal Naval Division 8th (Anson) Battalion Source:6201394 16th September 1914 - 1915
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:6201394 1915 - 7th November 1915
1915
service Royal Navy Temporary Sub Lieutenanrt Royal Naval Division 8th (Anson) Battalion Source:6201394 14th June 1915 - 9th May 1916
1915
hospitalisation Admitted to Hospital Hospital/Institution Source:6201394 20th July 1915
1915
hospitalisation Admitted to Field Ambulance Hospital/Institution Source:6201394 20th July 1915
1915
hospitalisation Admitted to Hospital Hospital/Institution Source:6201394 25th July 1915 - 16th August 1915
1915
awards Conspicuous Gallantry Medal (CGM) British Award/Decoration Source:9033645 13th September 1915
1915
hospitalisation Admitted to Hospital from H.S. Soundan Hospital/Institution Source:6201394 5th November 1915
1915
hospitalisation Admitted to Hospital Hospital/Institution Source:6201394 14th December 1915 - 16th December 1915
1915
hospitalisation Repatriated to England Hospital/Institution Source:6201394 16th December 1915 - 4th December 1915
1915
hospitalisation Admitted to Hospital Hospital/Institution Source:6201394 17th December 1915
1916
hospitalisation Repatriated to England Hospital/Institution Source:6201394 24th January 1916
1916
service Royal Navy Temporary Sub Lieutenant Royal Naval Division 2nd Hawke Battalion Source:6201394 10th May 1916 - 30th July 1916
1916
commission Temporary Source:6201394 14th June 1916
1917
service Royal Navy Temporary Sub Lieutenant Royal Naval Division Hake Battalion Source:6201394 29th May 1917 - 28th June 1917
1917
service Royal Navy Temporary Sub Lieutenant Royal Naval Division 4th (Reserve) Battalion Source:6201394 29th May 1917 - 28th May 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6201394 8th June 1917
1917
service Royal Navy Acting Lieutenant Royal Naval Division Hawke Battalion Source:6201394 29th June 1917 - 4th June 1918
1918
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:6201394 3rd June 1918
1918
service Royal Navy Temporary Lieutenant Royal Naval Division Source:6201394 5th June 1918 - 8th June 1919
1918
service Royal Navy Temporary Lieutenant Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Source:6201394 5th June 1918
1919
service Royal Navy Temporary Lieutenant Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve HMS Excellent Source:6201394 7th June 1919 - 1st January 1920
1920
discharge Source:6201394 1st January 1920
hospitalisation Admitted to Hospital Hospital/Institution Source:6201394
employment Errand boy Source:9137205
location Sunnyside Peeks Estate, Plymstock United Kingdom their own address Source:9137271
1939
death Not War Related Plymouth United Kingdom Source:9137271 19th February 1939

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Frederick Whiddon
Initials FW
Last Name Stear
Source 9137271
First Names Frederick Witton
Initials FW
Last Name Stear
Source 9137271
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
17, West Hill Road, Mutley, Plymouth United Kingdom their own address known 16th September 1914
18 Maida Vale Terrace, Mutley, Plymouth United Kingdom their own address known 1911
Sunnyside Peeks Estate, Plymstock United Kingdom their own address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Impregnable Boy (Second Class)
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Impregnable Boy (First Class)
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Boy (First Class)
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Benbow Boy (First Class)
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Vivid I Boy (First Class)
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Arethusa Boy (First Class)
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Arethusa Ordinary Seaman
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Cruizer Ordinary Seaman
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Arethusa Ordinary Seaman
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Arethusa Able Seaman
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Vivid I Able Seaman
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Vivid I Able Seaman
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Blake Able Seaman
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Cambridge Able Seaman
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Excellent Able Seaman
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Cambridge Able Seaman
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Cambridge Leading Seaman
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Impregnable Leading Seaman
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Vivid I Leading Seaman
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Buzzard Leading Seaman
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Renown Leading Seaman
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Renown Petty Officer (Second Class)
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Cambridge Petty Officer (Second Class)
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Vivid I Petty Officer (Second Class)
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Impregnable Petty Officer (Second Class)
Royal Navy HMS Impregnable Petty Officer (First Class)
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Petty Officer (First Class)
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Victory I Petty Officer (First Class)
Royal Navy HMS Impregnable Petty Officer (First Class)
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Eclipse Petty Officer (First Class)
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Vivid I Petty Officer (First Class)
Royal Navy 173071 HMS Cornwallis Petty Officer (First Class)
Royal Navy 173071 Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Chief Petty Officer
Royal Navy Royal Naval Division 8th (Anson) Battalion Temporary Sub Lieutenanrt
Royal Navy Royal Naval Division 2nd Hawke Battalion Temporary Sub Lieutenant
Royal Navy Royal Naval Division 4th (Reserve) Battalion Temporary Sub Lieutenant
Royal Navy Royal Naval Division Hake Battalion Temporary Sub Lieutenant
Royal Navy Royal Naval Division Hawke Battalion Acting Lieutenant
Royal Navy Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Temporary Lieutenant
Royal Navy Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve HMS Excellent Temporary Lieutenant
Royal Navy 173071 Royal Naval Division 8th (Anson) Battalion Chief Petty Officer
Royal Navy Royal Naval Division Temporary Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Conspicuous Gallantry Medal (CGM) British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ada Olive Stear daughter January 1904
Frederick Thomas Stear son 27th February 1909
Ernest Frank Stear son April 1910
Winifred M Stear daughter July 1911
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Stear nee Widdon mother
Frederick Stear father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Elizabeth Stear sister 1872
Margaret Stear sister 1873
John Whiddon Stear brother October 1880
Florence Stear sister 1884
Olive Stear sister 1887
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ada Louise Carty wife October 1901
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Brown
DateHeightSource
1907-04-17 5'7"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-09-16 Methodist

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Royal Naval Division Service Records 1914-1920
Royal Naval Division Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Keith1947
Royal Navy Officers Medal Roll 1914-1920 Transcription Keith1947
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith1947
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Keith1947
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Keith1947
Royal Navy, 1914 Star Medal Roll 1914-1920 Transcription Keith1947

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