We remember David Mercer, K

We remember David Mercer, K

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Timeline

Timeline

1864
birth Source:7630997 1st July 1864
1883
service Royal Navy Royal Marine Light Infantry Source:8594292 1st February 1883
1914
appointments Commander, 1st RN Brigade, Royal Naval Division Source:8594292 1914 - 1916
1914
service Royal Navy Royal Naval Division 1st Royal Naval Brigade Source:8594292 1914 - 1916
1916
service Royal Navy Adjutant General Royal Marines Source:8594292 1916 - 1st July 1920
1920
dates Age 56 Source:9593924 1st July 1920
1920
service Royal Navy Major General Royal Marines Source:9593926 1st July 1920
awards Commander of the Legion d'Honneur Other War Service Award Source:8594292
awards France Croix de Guerre Other War Service Award Source:9593924
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8594292
awards Order of the Bath, Military Division British Award/Decoration Source:8594292
marriage Katherine F Laurence Source:8594292
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8594292
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:8594292
1920
death Source:8594292 1st July 1920
burial Deal Cemetery Deal Cemetery Non-War Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Deal, Kent Kent United Kingdom United Kingdom Source:8594292

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names David
Initials D
Last Name Mercer, K
Source 9593926
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy Royal Naval Division 1st Royal Naval Brigade
Royal Navy Royal Marine Light Infantry
Royal Navy Royal Marines Adjutant General
Royal Navy Royal Marines Major General
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
CB, CB, MiD, Croix de Guerre, LH British Award/Decoration
Commander of the Legion d'Honneur Other War Service Award
France Croix de Guerre Other War Service Award
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Order of the Bath, Military Division British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Katherine F Laurence wife

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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 Edward43379
British Royal Navy, Foreign Awards to officers index 1914-1922 Transcription Terry7885
Royal Marine Medal Roll 1914-1920 Transcription Terry7885
British Royal Navy, Foreign Awards to officers index 1914-1922 Transcription Terry7885

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Multimedia

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David Mercier by Ambrose McEvoy Edward43379
David Mercier by Ambrose McEvoy (detail) Edward43379

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We remember David Mercer, K