We remember Rajani Palme Dutt

We remember Rajani Palme Dutt

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
sibling Elna Dutt Source:8527336 1892
1894
sibling Clemens Dutt Source:8527336 1894
1896
birth Cambridge United Kingdom Source:8527334 Source:8527335 19th June 1896
1906
education Miss Hutt's Lyndewoode House School Cambridge United Kingdom Source:8527338 1906
1911
location 25 Mill Road, Cambridge United Kingdom parents address Source:8527336 1911
1916
enlistment Oxford United Kingdom Source:8527333 26th May 1916
1916
service British Army 1539 Source:8527333 26th May 1916 - 12th August 1916
1916
location Balliol College Oxford, Oxford County Borough, OXFORDSHIRE, ENGLAND United Kingdom Source:8459728 1916
1916
hospitalisation Coryza Hospital/Institution Source:8527333 21st June 1916 - 23rd June 1916
1916
hospitalisation Caught a chill, treated in a hut with men suffering from venereal disease. Hospital/Institution Source:8539466 10th July 1916
1916
events District Court Martial Military Discipline Aldershot United Kingdom Released from prison 11/8/16 under War Office Letter 27/Gen No/5360 AG3 dated 3/8/16. Source:8527333 21st July 1916 - 11th August 1916
1916
discharge Source:8527333 12th August 1916
education On list for election to any further scholarship vacancy before 31/3/1907. Perse School, Cambridge Cambridge United Kingdom Source:8527338
education Balliol College, Oxford Oxford United Kingdom Source:8527333
employment Student at Oxford - Balliol* ENGLAND United Kingdom Source:8459728
1974
death Not War Related Hendon United Kingdom Source:8527339 Source:8527334 20th December 1974

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Rajani Palme
Initials RP
Last Name Dutt
Source 8459728
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
25 Mill Road, Cambridge United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Balliol College Oxford, Oxford County Borough, OXFORDSHIRE, ENGLAND United Kingdom 1916
Contribution

Conscientious Objector

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1539
Objection

Motivation: 'Internationalist' - later a prominent member of the CPGB (Communist Party of Great Britain)
Source:

TypeDetailsLocationSource
Prison Winchester CP (Civil Prison) 25.7.16 discharged 12.8.16
Central Tribunal Central Tribunal Nos,. W.1013
War Service NCC(CM) (Disobeyed orders in the Non-Combatant Corps) Details of Court Martial: NCC (Non-Combatant Corps) 26.5.16 Oxford; to Aldershot NCC (Non-Combatant Corps) (1 Aldershot) Aldershot CM (Court Martial) 21.7.16 - 56 days; Discharged as a special case under War Office letter 12.8.16 - Brutality case - when ill at Aldershot he was forced to share a ward with soldiers suffering from VD - see S. Pankhurst, Home Front p.315 and T.E.Harvey MP (Military Prison) Correspondence Friends House Temp.Mss.835 Box.2;
Military Service Tribunal MST (Military Service Tribunal) Oxford March 1916 - reference to India Office; May 1916 - granted ECS (Exemption from Combatant Service); Central Tribunal at Wormwood S. 11.8.16 - CO class A, Released
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Upendra Krishna Dutt father
Anna Palme mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elna Dutt sister 1892
Clemens Dutt brother 1894
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Dark Brown Dark Brown
DateHeightSource
1916-08-12 6'2"

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Official Records

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The Pearce Register of British WW1 Conscientious Objectors
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Joanna19174
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Joanna19174
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Joanna19174
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Joanna19174

External Evidence

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Perse Boys School, Result of Scholarship Examination Joanna19174
Rajani Palme Dutt Joanna19174
Conscientious Objectors, Hansard 10/7/1916 Joanna19174
The Worst Elements Joanna19174
The Military Service Act Joanna19174

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