We remember Geoffrey Richard Henry Talbot

We remember Geoffrey Richard Henry Talbot

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Timeline

Timeline

1883
sibling Humphrey John Talbot Source:9082660 8th October 1883
1885
sibling Bridget Elizabeth Talbot Source:9080616 15th January 1885
1888
birth Little Gaddesden United Kingdom Source:7596443 Source:9080616 29th March 1888
1891
dates Age 3 Source:9080616 5th April 1891
1891
location 74 Cadogan Gardens, Chelsea United Kingdom parents address Source:9080616 5th July 1891
1893
sibling Kathleen Talbot Source:9080763 22nd November 1893
1901
education Eton College Windsor, Berkshire United Kingdom Source:7596443 1901 - 1903
1901
location Wellington House, Westgate on Sea United Kingdom school/college address Source:9080611 31st March 1901
1901
education Pupil, Boarder Wellington House Westgate on Sea United Kingdom Source:9080611 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 13 Source:9080611 31st March 1901
1901
service British Army Eton College Volunteer Rifles Source:7596443 September 1901 - 1902
1907
service Indian Army East Indian Railway Volunteers Source:7596443 1907 - 1914
1915
service Royal Navy Flight Sub-Lieutenant Royal Naval Air Service, Fisgard Source:7596443 2nd May 1915 - 28th May 1915
1915
commission Temporary Source:9082935 2nd May 1915
1915
service Royal Navy Flight Sub-Lieutenant Royal Naval Air Service Chingford Air Station Source:7596443 29th May 1915 - 20th July 1915
1915
service Royal Navy Flight Sub-Lieutenant Royal Naval Air Service Central Flying School Source:7596443 21st July 1915 - 27th August 1915
1915
service Royal Navy Flight Sub-Lieutenant Royal Naval Air Service No. 5 Squadron Source:7596443 28th August 1915 - 31st March 1916
1916
service Royal Navy Flight Lieutenant Royal Naval Air Service Dover Naval Air Station (Pilot) Source:9055765 1st April 1916 - 29th June 1916
1916
death Died of wounds Killed whilst flying in Nieuport 10 No.3968, engine-failure on take-off for Dunkerque, caught by gust of wind, stalled on turn, sideslipped, crashed & completely wrecked (died of injuries 29/6/16). Dover United Kingdom Source:8698496 Source:7596443 Source:9055766 29th June 1916
1916
dates Age 28 Source:9082336 29th June 1916
burial Little Gaddesden (ss Peter And Paul) Churchyard CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Hertfordshire United Kingdom Old Churchyard, Grave 249 (see plan on p4) Source:9080681

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Geoffrey Richard Henry
Initials GRH
Last Name Talbot
Source 7596443
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
74 Cadogan Gardens, Chelsea United Kingdom parents address known 5th July 1891
Wellington House, Westgate on Sea United Kingdom school/college address known 31st March 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Eton College Volunteer Rifles
Indian Army East Indian Railway Volunteers
Royal Navy Royal Naval Air Service, Fisgard Flight Sub-Lieutenant
Royal Navy Royal Naval Air Service Chingford Air Station Flight Sub-Lieutenant
Royal Navy Royal Naval Air Service Central Flying School Flight Sub-Lieutenant
Royal Navy Royal Naval Air Service No. 5 Squadron Flight Sub-Lieutenant
Royal Navy Royal Naval Air Service Dover Naval Air Station (Pilot) Flight Lieutenant
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
The Hon. Alfred Chetwynd Talbot father
Emily Augusta Louisa Talbot nee de Grey mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Humphrey John Talbot brother 8th October 1883
Bridget Elizabeth Talbot sister 15th January 1885
Kathleen Talbot sister 22nd November 1893
Religion
DateReligionSource
1888-05-10 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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British RAF Officers 1912-1920
Britain School & University rolls 1914-1918 Transcription Selena49658
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Anne23518
Royal Navy Officers Medal Roll 1914-1920 Transcription Anne23518
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Anne23518
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Jane31029
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029

External Evidence

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A Family at War. The Talbots of Little Gaddesden Jane31029
Hertfordshire Monumental Inscriptions Little Gaddesden The Parish Church of St Peter & St Paul Jane31029
Baptism Geoffrey Richard Henry Talbot Jane31029
Baptism of Brother Humphrey John Jane31029
Baptism of Sister Bridget Elizabeth Jane31029
Baptism of Sister Kathleen Jane31029
1939 Register entry Sister Kathleen Jane31029
Royal Aero Club Aviators' Certificate Jane31029
National Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administration Jane31029
List of Etonians who served in the Great War 1914 - 1919 Jane31029
A Century Remembered Jane31029
Burial of Geoffrey Richard Henry Talbot Jane31029
British Royal Naval Reserve Service Record of Brother Humphrey Jane31029
London Gazette 10th Sept 1915. Flight Sub-Lieutenant confirmed Jane31029
London Gazette 4th April 1916. Promotion to Flight Lieutenant Jane31029
Report and Statement of Accounts of the Little Gaddesden Brass Band 1902 – 1903 Jane31029
The First World War - Bridget Talbot Jane31029
British Army, British Red Cross Society Volunteers 1914-1918 Jane31029

Multimedia

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Richard Selena49658
Geoffrey Talbot's Headstone Jane31029
Little Gaddesden War Memorial Jane31029
Little Gaddesden War Memorial – right hand panel Jane31029
Little Gaddesden Church War Memorial Jane31029
Little Gaddesden Church War Memorial - detail Jane31029
The Little Gaddesden Roll of Honour Jane31029
Emily Talbot and her Children Jane31029
Little Gaddesden House Jane31029
Little Gaddesden War Memorial Jane31029

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