We remember Arthur Lancelot Apperly

We remember Arthur Lancelot Apperly

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Timeline

Timeline

1867
sibling Ethel Marianne Hedderwick Apperly Source:8760362 1867
1869
sibling Jessie Maria Apperly Source:8760362 1869
1871
sibling Rose Ellen Gooch Apperly Source:8760362 1871
1873
sibling Charles Alfred Apperly Source:8760362 1873
1874
sibling Ernest Paice Apperly Source:9351320 2nd December 1874
1877
birth Rodborough, near Stroud, Gloucestershire United Kingdom Source:8549131 Source:9351154 29th May 1877
1881
dates Age 3 Source:9351154 3rd April 1881
1881
location Rodborough Court, Church Place, Selsley near Rodborough, Stroud, Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address Source:9351154 3rd April 1881
1891
dates Age 13 Source:9351156 5th April 1891
1891
location Rodborough Court, Church Place, Selsley near Rodborough, Stroud, Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address Source:9351156 5th April 1891
1891
education Cheltenham College Cheltenham United Kingdom Source:8549131 September 1891 - December 1896
1897
service British Army Second Lieutenant Gloucestershire Regiment 1st Battalion Source:9351271 10th September 1897 - 31st October 1903
1901
dates Age 23 Source:9351168 31st March 1901
1901
location Rodborough Court, Church Place, Selsley near Rodborough, Stroud, Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address Source:9351168 31st March 1901
1901
employment Woollen Cloth Manufacturer His father Rodborough, Stroud, Gloucestershire United Kingdom Source:9351168 31st March 1901
1911
location Rodborough Court, Church Place, Selsley near Rodborough, Stroud, Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address Source:8760362 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 33 Source:8760362 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Cloth Manufacturer His father Source:8760362 2nd April 1911
1914
dates Age 37 Source:9351273 4th August 1914
1915
commission Unknown Source:9351273 15th November 1915
1915
dates Age 38 Source:9351273 15th November 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant Gloucestershire Regiment 1/5th Battalion Source:7444052 15th November 1915 - 27th August 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9351149 30th July 1916 - 27th August 1916
1916
death Killed in Action Arthur Lancelot Apperly died during a raid on the enemy at Ovillers-la-Boiselle on Sunday 27 August 1916, at the time of the Battle of the Somme. He was 39. Ovillers-la-Boiselle, Somme department France Source:7444052 Source:9329766 27th August 1916
1916
dates Age 39 Source:9351149 27th August 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Cemetery/memorial reference: Pier and Face 5 A and 5 B Source:7444052

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Arthur Lancelot
Initials AL
Last Name Apperly
Source 648712
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Rodborough Court, Church Place, Selsley near Rodborough, Stroud, Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address known 3rd April 1881
Rodborough Court, Church Place, Selsley near Rodborough, Stroud, Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Rodborough Court, Church Place, Selsley near Rodborough, Stroud, Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Rodborough Court, Church Place, Selsley near Rodborough, Stroud, Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Gloucestershire Regiment 1st Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army Gloucestershire Regiment 1/5th Battalion Second Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sir Alfred Apperly, J.P father
Maria Lady Apperly - nee Maria Paice mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ethel Marianne Hedderwick nee Apperly sister 1867
Jessie Maria Apperly sister 1869
Rose Ellen Gooch nee Apperly sister 1871
Charles Alfred Apperly brother 1873
Ernest Paice Apperly brother 2nd December 1874

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Steve30921
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Steve30921
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Keith22624
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith22624
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith22624
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith22624

External Evidence

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Cheltenham College Register 1841 - 1927 Beverly42842
The Peerage website entry on Sir Alfred Apperly Keith22624
London Gazette 14 Sep 1897 Page 5108 - Appointed Second Lieutenant Keith22624
London Gazette 30 Oct 1903 Page 6612 - Resignation of Royal Engineers (Volunteers) Commission Keith22624
London Gazette 22 Nov 1915 Page 11585 - Appointed Second Lieutenant Keith22624
Lives of the First World War website entry for Captain Ernest Paice Apperly - Royal Engineers Keith22624

Multimedia

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His name on memorial cross Ian3310
Arthur Lancelot Apperly's Medal Card FRONT Keith22624
Arthur Lancelot Apperly's Medal Card REAR Keith22624

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