We remember Basil Lang Marling Apperly

We remember Basil Lang Marling Apperly

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
birth Tonge, Kent United Kingdom Source:648713 14th September 1892
1895
sibling Eileen Margaret Apperly Source:9352305 1895
1901
dates Age 8 Source:9352305 31st March 1901
1901
location Tonge Vicarage, Tonge, near Sittingbourne, Kent United Kingdom parents address Source:9352305 31st March 1901
1911
dates Age 18 Source:9352316 2nd April 1911
1911
location Tonge Vicarage, Tonge, near Sittingbourne, Kent United Kingdom parents address Source:9352316 2nd April 1911
1911
education B.A. Trinity College, Cambridge University Cambridge United Kingdom Source:648713 25th June 1911 - 1915
1914
dates Age 21 Source:9352334 4th August 1914
1914
commission Temporary Source:9352334 14th November 1914
1914
dates Age 22 Source:9352334 14th November 1914
1914
service British Army Second Lieutenant The Queen’s Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) Source:9352366 14th November 1914 - 19th April 1917
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:648713 1st June 1915 - 19th April 1917
1917
dates Age 24 Source:9352366 19th April 1917
education Private education at home by private tutor, possibly his father the Revd. J. M. Apperly M.A. Private Tutiton Tonge, Kent United Kingdom Source:648713
1917
death Died of wounds Sustained wounds during an attack on Vimy Ridge on 9th April 1917. He was 24. Etaples, Pas de Calais France Source:648713 Source:9352366 19th April 1917
burial Etaples Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Cemetery/memorial reference: XVII. A. 6 Source:9352366

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Basil Lang Marling
Initials BLM
Last Name Apperly
Source 648713
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Tonge Vicarage, Tonge, near Sittingbourne, Kent United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Tonge Vicarage, Tonge, near Sittingbourne, Kent United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army The Queen’s Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) Second Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jessie Annie Apperly nee Lang mother
Josiah Marlin Apperly Revd father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eileen Margaret Apperly sister 1895
Religion
DateReligionSource
1892-09-14 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith22624
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith22624
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Deborah102878
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Deborah102878
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Deborah102878

External Evidence

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London Gazette 16 Nov 1914 Page 9382 - Appointed Second Lieutenant Keith22624
London Gazette 28 Jul 1916 Page 7490 - Transferred out of Reserve Battalion Keith22624
CWGC website entry for Second Lieutenant Basil Lang Marling Apperly - Royal West Kent Regiment Keith22624

Multimedia

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2nd Lieut. Basil Lange Marlin Apperly Richard1180
CWGC Headstone Richard1180
Trinity College Chapel, Cambridge, Richard1180
Basil Lang Marling Apperly's Medal Card FRONT Keith22624
Basil Lang Marling Apperly's Medal Card REAR Keith22624

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