We remember Charles Gallie

We remember Charles Gallie

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Timeline

Timeline

1891
sibling Catherine Fisher Mcleish Gallie Source:6970487 1891
1892
birth Shipton, York, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:6885059 4th February 1892
1894
sibling Athol Alexander Gallie Source:6970487 1894
1896
sibling John Raymond Gallie Source:6970487 1896
1901
location Higher Green, Croome Dabitot, Upton on Severn, Worcestershire' United Kingdom parents address Source:6970487 1901
1911
employment Motor Engineer Slough, Buckinghamshire United Kingdom Source:8738667 1911
1912
enlistment Source:6885059 1912
1912
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) 2nd Class AIr Mechanic 134 Royal Flying Corps Source:6885059 4th July 1912
1912
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) 1st Class AIr Mechanic 134 Royal Flying Corps Source:6885059 23rd August 1912
1914
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Corporal 134 Royal Flying Corps Source:6885059 18th May 1914
1914
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Sergeant 134 Royal Flying Corps Source:6885059 13th August 1914
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Scots Fusiliers Source:6885059 20th June 1915
1915
dates Age 23 Source:6885059 22nd August 1915
1915
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps 2 Squadron, attached from Royal Scots Fusiliers Source:8738653 August 1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6970492
education Severn Stoke village school Severn Stoke, Worcestershire United Kingdom Source:8738667
1915
death Killed in Action His plane was shot down by anti aircraft fire while on photo reconnaissance over Sainghin-en-Weppes. His observer William Middleton Wallace (life story 4591541) was also killed. Marquillies, west of Lille France Source:6885059 Source:8738667 22nd August 1915
burial Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais Marquillies: Gallie and Wallace were buried in German graves 41 and 42 marked "2 Englische Flieger". Their bodies were exhumed in 1923 during War Graves Commission concentration of burials. France XII. D. 11. Source:7649787 Source:8738667
awards Other War Service Award Source:8738667

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Charles
Initials C
Last Name Gallie
Source 6885059
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Higher Green, Croome Dabitot, Upton on Severn, Worcestershire' United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 134 Royal Flying Corps 2nd Class AIr Mechanic
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 134 Royal Flying Corps 1st Class AIr Mechanic
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 134 Royal Flying Corps Corporal
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 134 Royal Flying Corps Sergeant
British Army Royal Scots Fusiliers Second Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps 2 Squadron, attached from Royal Scots Fusiliers Second Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Other War Service Award
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Louisa Gallie mother
John Alexander Gallie father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Catherine Fisher Mcleish Gallie sister 1891
Athol Alexander Gallie brother 1894
John Raymond Gallie brother 1896

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Official Records

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British RAF Airmen 1912-1919
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription MARY2719
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription MARY2719
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription MARY2719
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription MARY2719
Medal Index Cards Transcription MARY2719
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription MARY2719
British Royal Air Force, Officers' Service Records 1912-1920 Transcription Fife3190

External Evidence

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22 August 1915 - Gallie and Wallace shot down. Andrew43023
The Tragedy of a First World War Aviator from Croome (Bob Shaw) Andrew43023
Severn Stoke School War Memorial Andrew43023

Multimedia

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Church of St Mary Magdalene, Croome, Worcs. Andrew43023
Royal Aero Club john14663

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