We remember Prometheus Hilary Buss

We remember Prometheus Hilary Buss

Timeline

Timeline

1897
birth United Kingdom Source:7200597 1897
1901
location 40 Median Road, Hackney, London, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address Source:9426313 1901
1911
location 11 Frinton Road, Tottenham, Middlesex United Kingdom Source:9426321 1911
1913
enlistment Stratford United Kingdom Source:8760279 13th August 1913
1913
employment Clerk United Kingdom Source:8760279 August 1913
1913
service British Army Private 11660 Liverpool Regiment 1st Battalion Source:8760279 13th October 1913 - 2nd December 1913
1913
service British Army Lance Corporal 11660 Liverpool Regiment 1st Battalion Source:8760279 3rd December 1913 - 26th February 1914
1914
service British Army Private 11660 Liverpool Regiment 1st Battalion Source:8760279 11th August 1914 - 7th September 1914
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8760279 12th August 1914 - 7th January 1915
1914
service British Army Lance Corporal 11660 Liverpool Regiment 3rd Battalion Source:8760279 7th September 1914 - 31st May 1915
1915
service British Army Lance Corporal 11660 Liverpool Regiment D (Depot?) Source:8760279 29th May 1915 - 11th December 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8760279 31st May 1915 - 27th September 1915
1915
service British Army Lance Corporal 11660 Liverpool Regiment 1st Battalion Source:8760279 31st May 1915 - 29th September 1915
1915
hospitalisation Gun Shot Wound Hospital/Institution Source:8760279 25th September 1915
1915
service British Army Lance Corporal 11660 Liverpool Regiment 1st Battalion Source:8760279 11th December 1915 - 8th March 1916
1916
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Air Mechanic 2nd Class 28040 Royal Flying Corps Source:8760279 8th March 1916 - 1st November 1916
1916
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Air Mechanic 1st Class 28040 Royal Flying Corps Source:8760279 1st November 1916 - 18th January 1917
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Acting Lance Corporal 28040 Royal Flying Corps Source:8760279 18th January 1917 - 25th October 1917
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Cadet Royal Flying Corps Winchester Source:9426289 29th August 1917 - 28th October 1917
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps Armament School Source:8760280 26th October 1917 - 14th December 1917
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps No 35 Wing Source:8760280 14th December 1917 - 21st January 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps No 1 Training Depot Station, RAF Wittering Source:9426280 21st January 1918
1918
death Killed in Action Curtiss Jenny, B1903, stalled and nose-dived into the ground for unknown reasons. The Pilot was killed. Stamford Aerodrome United Kingdom Source:7200597 Source:9417166 21st January 1918
1918
dates Age 21 Source:9417166 21st January 1918
burial Stamford Cemetary Stamford Cemetery Non-War Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Stamford, Lincolnshire Lincolnshire United Kingdom United Kingdom Source:9417166 Source:7200597

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Prometheus Hilary
Initials PH
Last Name Buss
Source 9426310
First Names Hilary Thomas
Initials HT
Last Name Buss
Source 8760279
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
11 Frinton Road, Tottenham, Middlesex United Kingdom known 1911
40 Median Road, Hackney, London, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 11660 Liverpool Regiment 3rd Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 11660 Liverpool Regiment 1st Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 11660 Liverpool Regiment 1st Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 11660 Liverpool Regiment 1st Battalion Private
British Army 11660 Liverpool Regiment D (Depot?) Lance Corporal
British Army 11660 Liverpool Regiment 1st Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 11660 Liverpool Regiment 1st Battalion Private
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps No 35 Wing Second Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps Armament School Second Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 28040 Royal Flying Corps Air Mechanic 2nd Class
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 28040 Royal Flying Corps Acting Lance Corporal
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 28040 Royal Flying Corps Air Mechanic 1st Class
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps Winchester Cadet
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps No 1 Training Depot Station, RAF Wittering 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
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Berta C E Buss mother
Dr William Lawrence F Buss father
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Blue Brown
DateHeightSource
1913-08-06 5'9"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1913-08-06 Roman Catholic

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
British Royal Air Force, Airmen's service records 1912-1939 Transcription Fife3190
British Royal Air Force, Officers' Service Records 1912-1920 Transcription Fife3190
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Mike152380
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Mike152380
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Mike152380
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Mike152380

External Evidence

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Royal Air Force Wittering Roll of Remembrance, Volume One, World War One; 1916 ~ 1918 Mike152380
Royal Air Force Casualty Card - Incident - Buss, H.T. (Hilary Thomas) Mike152380
Royal Air Force Roll of Honour Mike152380
Supplement to the London Gazette 12 October 1917 Mike152380

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