We remember Reginald English Rumsey

We remember Reginald English Rumsey

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Timeline

Timeline

1890
birth Shrewsbury, Shropshire United Kingdom Source:7590826 Source:8852254 5th October 1890
1891
location 1 Cross Hill, Shrewsbury, Shropshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8852254 1891
1892
sibling Florence English Rumsey Source:8852266 1892
1911
employment Shipping Clerk United Kingdom Source:8852266 1911
1911
location 9 Hunter Street, Shrewsbury, Shropshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8852266 1911
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant Welsh Regiment 10th Battalion (1st Rhondda) Source:8852298 12th March 1915 - 4th August 1915
1915
service British Army Lieutenant Welsh Regiment 10th Battalion Source:8852298 5th August 1915
1915
marriage Gladys L. Gardner Source:8852257 1915 - 9th December 1918
1917
service British Army Temp. Captain Welsh Regiment Source:8852304 12th February 1917
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Captain Royal Air Force South Western Area Non-Effective Officers' Pool Source:7590826 1st April 1918 - 9th December 1918
1918
location Port Hill, Shrewsbury, Shropshire United Kingdom their own address Source:7590826 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Captain Royal Air Force 10 Training Squadron Source:9569099 28th September 1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Captain Royal Air Force Source:9569099
1918
death Flying accident on 28th September 1918 - flying De Havilland D.H.9 #D580 stalled on a turn, crashed and was injured (multiple burns). Died of injuries. Gosport United Kingdom Source:8852258 Source:9569099 9th December 1918
burial Shrewsbury General Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Shropshire United Kingdom 184. 6. C Source:8852258

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Reginald English
Initials RE
Last Name Rumsey
Source 7590826
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
1 Cross Hill, Shrewsbury, Shropshire United Kingdom parents address known 1891
9 Hunter Street, Shrewsbury, Shropshire United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Port Hill, Shrewsbury, Shropshire United Kingdom their own address known 1918
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Welsh Regiment 10th Battalion (1st Rhondda) Second Lieutenant
British Army Welsh Regiment 10th Battalion Lieutenant
British Army Welsh Regiment Temp. Captain
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force South Western Area Non-Effective Officers' Pool Captain
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force 10 Training Squadron Captain
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 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
Sarah Fanny Rumsey mother
Walter English Rumsey father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Florence English Rumsey sister 1892
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Gladys L. Gardner wife 1915

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Official Records

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British RAF Officers 1912-1920
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription R58235
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription R58235
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription R58235
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription R58235
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription R58235
Medal Index Cards Transcription R58235

External Evidence

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MIC - image R58235
National Archives - 2nd Lieutenant Reginald English RUMSEY. The Welsh Regiment R58235
LONDON GAZETTE, 2 APRIL, 1915 - Second Lieutenant R58235
LONDON GAZETTE, 1 OCTOBER, 1915 - Lieutenant R58235
LONDON GAZETTE, 2 JULY, 1917 - Captain R58235
Rumsey, R.E. (Reginald English) [RAF Museum StoryVault] R58235
Rumsey, R.E. [RAF Museum StoryVault] R58235

Multimedia

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Report of Reginald Rumsey's wounding John6705
Royal Air Force R58235

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