We remember Charles Robert Tolley

We remember Charles Robert Tolley

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Timeline

Timeline

1896
birth Staines United Kingdom Source:7606744 Source:7606711 21st October 1896
1901
location 129 Church Street, Staines United Kingdom parents address Source:7606914 1901
1911
location Diamond Cottage, Coleford Bridge Road, Bromley Green, Farnborough United Kingdom Source:7606728 1911
1917
location Pinewood View, Mytchett Road, Frimley Green United Kingdom parents address Source:7606744 1917
1917
enlistment South Farnborough United Kingdom Source:6840785 11th June 1917
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Third Class Air Mechanic 84063 Source:6840785 11th June 1917 - 10th October 1917
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) 20 CW Winchester Source:7606744 4th July 1917 - 24th August 1917
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Number 2 School of Military Aeronautics Oxford Source:7606744 24th August 1917 - 13th October 1917
1917
discharge Source:6840785 10th October 1917
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) 25 Training Squadron Thetford Source:7606744 13th October 1917 - 13th November 1917
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) 87 Squadron Sedgeford Source:7606744 13th November 1917 - 13th March 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Cadet 40 Training Squadron Source:7606744 13th March 1918 - 19th May 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) 40 Training Squadron Croydon Source:7606744 13th March 1918 - 29th May 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) 2n Lt 65 Squadron Source:7606744 19th May 1918 - 12th December 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Lt 65 Squadron Source:7606744 29th May 1918 - 12th December 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Lt 29 Training Depot Station Source:7606744 12th December 1918 - 21st April 1919
1919
hospitalisation Fatal Injuries Hospital/Institution Source:7615352 21st April 1919
employment Milling Machingst Source:6840785
employment Apprentice Royal Aircraft Factory Farnborough United Kingdom Source:7606711
1919
death Not War Related Aircraft Accident at East Boldre having returned from active service in France. Accident happened at 3.45 on the aerodrome. Sopwith Dolphin C8096 fitted with a 200HP Hispano Suiza engine. East Boldre United Kingdom Source:7606711 Source:7615352 21st April 1919
burial Aldershot Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Aldershot, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:7606711

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Charles Robert
Initials CR
Last Name Tolley
Source 6840785
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
129 Church Street, Staines United Kingdom parents address 1901
Diamond Cottage, Coleford Bridge Road, Bromley Green, Farnborough United Kingdom 1911
Pinewood View, Mytchett Road, Frimley Green United Kingdom parents address 1917
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 40 Training Squadron Cadet
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 65 Squadron 2n Lt
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 87 Squadron Sedgeford
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 20 CW Winchester
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Number 2 School of Military Aeronautics Oxford
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 84063 Third Class Air Mechanic
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 40 Training Squadron Croydon
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 25 Training Squadron Thetford
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 65 Squadron Lt
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 29 Training Depot Station Lt
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Caroline Rocquebre mother
Charles John Tolley father
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh
DateHeightSource
1917 5'7"

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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British RAF Airmen 1912-1919
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Jonathan51084
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jonathan51084
British Royal Air Force, Officers' Service Records 1912-1920 Transcription Jonathan51084
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Jonathan51084
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jonathan51084

External Evidence

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East Boldre Airfield History Jonathan51084
RAF story vault Trevor65535

Multimedia

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Lt Charles Robert Tolley Jonathan51084
Accident Card 01 Jonathan51084
Accident Card 02 Jonathan51084
Accident Card 03 Jonathan51084
Memorial card from Funeral Jonathan51084
BE2e B8816 Photographed at Hounslow Jonathan51084
CRT top left Jonathan51084
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News paper cutting describing the accident Jonathan51084
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CRT with Sopwith Dolphin Jonathan51084
CRT with un named Jonathan51084
CRT on leave Jonathan51084
London Gazette 31 may 1918 Jonathan51084
Gazette 1918 Jonathan51084
CRT retouched period photo in SE5 Jonathan51084
CRT is Buried at Aldershot Military Cemetary Jonathan51084

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