We remember Francis John Vincent, Dfc

We remember Francis John Vincent, Dfc

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Timeline

Timeline

1890
sibling William C Vincent Source:9389438 1890
1893
birth Halberton, Tiverton, Devon United Kingdom Source:7676096 12th May 1893
1901
location Southwoods Farm, Culmstock, Devon United Kingdom parents address Source:9389438 1901
1901
dates Age 7 Source:9389438 1901
1910
enlistment Exeter, Devon United Kingdom Source:7676096 6th June 1910
1910
service Royal Navy Private 15009 Royal Marine Light Infantry: Plymouth Division Source:7676096 6th June 1910 - 30th June 1914
1911
location Walmer, Kent United Kingdom military residence address Source:9389441 1911
1911
dates Age 17 Source:9389441 1911
1914
service Royal Navy Air Mechanic, 1st Grade 15009 Royal Naval Air Service Source:7676096 1st July 1914 - 23rd September 1916
1916
service Royal Navy Probationary Flight Officer Royal Naval Air Service Source:9389259 24th September 1916
1917
commission Temporary Source:9389423 24th January 1917
1917
service Royal Navy Flight Sub-Lieutenant Royal Naval Air Service Killingholme Source:9389321 24th January 1917
1917
service Royal Navy Flight Lieutenant Royal Naval Air Service Source:9389423 31st December 1917
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Captain Royal Air Force Source:9389423 1st April 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Captain/Instructor Royal Air Force 212 Training Depot Station, Vendome Source:9389423 November 1918
1923
marriage Gladys Salome Dermer Source:9419422 28th November 1923
1924
awards Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC) British Award/Decoration Source:9635558 6th June 1924
1967
death Worcester, Worcestershire United Kingdom Source:9389443 15th October 1967

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Francis John
Initials FJ
Last Name Vincent, Dfc
Source 9635558
Last Name Vincent
Source 9635558
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Southwoods Farm, Culmstock, Devon United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Walmer, Kent United Kingdom military residence address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy 15009 Royal Marine Light Infantry: Plymouth Division Private
Royal Navy 15009 Royal Naval Air Service Air Mechanic, 1st Grade
Royal Navy Royal Naval Air Service Probationary Flight Officer
Royal Navy Royal Naval Air Service Killingholme Flight Sub-Lieutenant
Royal Navy Royal Naval Air Service Flight Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force Captain
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force 212 Training Depot Station, Vendome Captain/Instructor
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Vincent father
Emily Reed mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William C Vincent brother 1890
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Gladys Salome Dermer wife 28th November 1923

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Royal Marines 1899-1919
Royal Marines 1899-1919 Transcription Clare995
Royal Navy Officers Medal Roll 1914-1920 Transcription Clare995
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Clare995
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Clare995
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Clare995
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Clare995
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Clare995

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected byMore information
Prob. Flt Off. Francis J Vincent, Seniority, 24 Sept 1916 in Navy List, Oct 1916 Clare995
Flt Sub Lt. Francis J Vincent, Seniority, 24 Jan 1917 in Navy List, Aug 1917 Clare995
Details of career of Air Cdre Francis John Vincent from Air of Authority website Clare995
Flt Lt. Francis John Vincent awarded the DFC, 1924 Clare995

Multimedia

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Capt. Francis John Vincent, RAF Clare995

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