We remember Arthur Walter Forbes

We remember Arthur Walter Forbes

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
birth Carlow Ireland Source:7628630 Source:8559196 5th May 1892
1894
sibling Helen Forbes Source:8559196 1894
1901
location Garryhunden, Carlow Ireland parents address Source:8559196 1901
1904
enlistment Source:7628630 5th September 1904
1904
service Royal Navy Lieutenant Submarine H5 Source:7628630 15th September 1904
1917
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:7628630 May 1917
1917
marriage Eveline B Sutherland Source:8559192 1917
1918
death aboard HM Submarine H5, rammed by the British Merchantman 'RUTHERGLEN' after being mistaken for a German Submarine. She sank with the loss of all hands Caernarfon Bay United Kingdom Source:8559185 Source:8559190 Source:9164151 2nd March 1918
1918
children Arthur M G S Forbes Source:8559195 1918
burial Chatham Naval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Kent United Kingdom 28 Source:8559185

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Arthur Walter
Initials AW
Last Name Forbes,
Source 8603533
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Garryhunden, Carlow Ireland parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy Submarine H5 Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
DSO British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Arthur M G S Forbes son 1918
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Helen A Forbes mother
Captain William B Forbes father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Helen Forbes sister 1894
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eveline B Sutherland wife 1917

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Royal Navy Officers: 1899 - 1919
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Selena49658
Royal Navy Officers Medal Roll 1914-1920 Transcription Selena49658
Ireland: National Roll of Honour 1914-1921 Transcription Selena49658
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Selena49658
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Selena49658
Ireland Census 1901 Transcription Selena49658

External Evidence

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Distinguished Service Order Trevor65535

Multimedia

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Memorial Selena49658
Arthur Walter Forbes Stephen27718
Memorial Plaque Selena49658

Stories

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