We remember Francis Charles Alsop

We remember Francis Charles Alsop

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Timeline

Timeline

1875
birth Yackandandah northeast Victoria Australia Source:8143254 January 1875
1899
marriage Marion Agnes Alsop nee Loughnan Source:9496056 17th May 1899 - 26th May 1917
1900
children Richard Francis Cumberledge Alsop Source:9495479 2nd March 1900
1901
children Lorraine Marion Alsop Source:9495479 1901
1905
children Helen Bruce Walburge Alsop Source:9495479 1905
1914
location Colac in the Western District of Victoria Australia their own address Source:8143254 16th September 1914
1914
employment Company Promoter The Ovens and Murray Co-operative Co Colac in the Western District of Victoria Australia Source:9496056 17th September 1914
1914
service Australian Imperial Force Private 1955 Australian Army Service Corps Divisional Supply Column Motor Transport Source:8143254 17th September 1914 - 13th March 1916
1914
enlistment Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria Australia Source:8143254 17th September 1914
1914
dates Age 39 Source:8143254 17th September 1914
1915
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8143254 10th July 1915
1916
discharge Source:8143254 13th March 1916
1916
commission Temporary Source:9495675 7th July 1916
1916
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Field Artillery Source:9495675 7th July 1916 - 28th December 1916
1916
service British Army Acting Captain Royal Field Artillery Commanding a Trench Mortar Battalion Source:9495675 29th December 1916 - 24th June 1917
1917
service British Army Acting Captain Royal Field Artillery Employed at the [British] Ministry of Munitions Source:9495675 25th June 1917 - 16th December 1917
1917
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Field Artillery Source:9495675 17th December 1917 - 6th January 1918
1918
service British Army Lieutenant Royal Field Artillery Source:9495729 7th February 1918
1919
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:9495688 5th June 1919
1961
dates Age 86 Source:8143254 18th August 1961
1961
death Not War Related Francis Charles Alsop died over 40 years after the ending of the Great War. He was 86. [perhaps] Victoria Australia Source:8143254 18th August 1961

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Francis Charles
Initials FC
Last Name Alsop,
Source 9495688
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Colac in the Western District of Victoria Australia their own address known 16th September 1914
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Australian Imperial Force 1955 Australian Army Service Corps Divisional Supply Column Motor Transport Private
British Army Royal Field Artillery Second Lieutenant
British Army Royal Field Artillery Commanding a Trench Mortar Battalion Acting Captain
British Army Royal Field Artillery Employed at the [British] Ministry of Munitions Acting Captain
British Army Royal Field Artillery Second Lieutenant
British Army Royal Field Artillery Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
MC British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Richard Francis Cumberledge Alsop son 2nd March 1900
Lorraine Marion Alsop daughter 1901
Helen Bruce Walburge Alsop daughter 1905
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Marion Agnes Alsop nee Loughnan wife 17th May 1899
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fair Grey Wavy
DateHeightSource
1914-09-17 5'7"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1917-09-17 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Australian ANZACs from the National Archives of Australia

External Evidence

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Lives of the First World War website entry for Richard Francis Cumberledge Alsop - AIF Keith22624
London Gazette 07 Jul 1916 Page 6752 - Appointed Second Lieutenant Keith22624
Edinburgh Gazette 05 Jun 1919 Page 1962 - Awarded the Military Cross (M.C.) Keith22624
London Gazette 30 Mar 1917 Page 3112 - Promoted to Acting Captain Keith22624
London Gazette 26 Nov 1917 Page 12303 - Acting Captain employed in the Ministry of Munitions. Keith22624
London Gazette 11 Apr 1918 Page 4399 - Ceases to be Temp Captain and leaves Ministry of Munitions Keith22624
London Gazette 01 Oct 1918 Page 11545 - Promoted to Lieutenant Keith22624
Trove website - Newspaper report on Francis Charles Alsop's divorce Keith22624

Multimedia

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Francis Charles Alsop's British Medal Card FRONT Keith22624
Francis Charles Alsop's British Medal Card REAR Keith22624
Royal Regiment of Artillery Keith22624

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