We remember Thompson Capper, K.

We remember Thompson Capper, K.

Timeline

Timeline

1863
birth Lucknow India Source:6980194 Source:9137914 20th October 1863
1915
death Died of wounds Killed while commanding the 7th Division at the Battle of Loos. Mortally wounded on 26/9/15 at 4:30 PM. He died early in the morning of the 27th. Loos France Source:6155023 Source:8863147 Source:8580766 27th September 1915
service Brigadier General Source:8580773
service Major General Staff Source:8580778
service Major-General General Officer Commanding 7th Division Source:6155023
marriage Winifride Mary Gehard-Dicconson Source:9137914

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Thompson
Initials T
Last Name Capper, K.
Source 8580778
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
British Army Brigadier General
British Army Staff Major General
British Army General Officer Commanding 7th Division Major-General
Awards
AwardTypeSource
CMG, CB, DSO British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah Capper mother
William Copeland Capper father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Winifride Mary Gehard-Dicconson wife -

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

TitleConnected by 
GRO War Death Army Officers Indices (1914 to 1921) Transcription Brian818
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Brian818
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Guy74824
British Army, De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour 1914-1918 Transcription Guy74824
Medal Index Cards Transcription Guy74824
Medal Index Cards Transcription Guy74824
Medal Index Cards Transcription Guy74824
Ireland Census 1911 Transcription Guy74824
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Guy74824
Medal Index Card

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected by 
Oxford Dictionary of National Biography: Capper, Sir Thompson Bryan5462
Lifestory of brother, Major General Sir John Edward Capper Bryan5462
London Gazette, 16 March 1915, K.C.M.G. Guy74824

Multimedia

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Another war diary entry about his death Edwin110085
War diary entry about his death Edwin110085

Stories

We remember Thompson Capper, K.