We remember Alexander 'alastair' Guthrie Denniston

We remember Alexander 'alastair' Guthrie Denniston

Timeline

Timeline

1881
birth Dunoon, Argyleshire United Kingdom Source:8728758 Source:8728738 1st December 1881
1901
location The College, South Downs Road, Bowdon, Cheshire United Kingdom school/college address Source:8728750 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 19 Source:8728750 31st March 1901
1901
employment Schoolmaster - Articled Bowdon College Bowdon, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:8728750 31st March 1901
1906
employment Assistant Master Merchiston Castle School Edinburgh United Kingdom Source:8729056 1906 - 1909
1909
employment Schoolmaster Osborne Royal Naval College Isle of Wight United Kingdom Source:8729056 1909 - 1914
1911
location Powys House, York Avenue, East Cowes, Isle of Wight United Kingdom other group residence address Source:8728738 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 29 Source:8728738 2nd April 1911
1917
marriage Dorothy Mary Gilliat Source:8729056 1917
1917
service Royal Navy Temporary Commander Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Source:8728772 8th July 1917
1918
awards Order of the British Empire (OBE) British Award/Decoration Source:8728978 1st January 1918
1918
service Royal Navy Commander Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Naval Intelligence Division, Admiralty Source:8728978 1st January 1918
1920
appointments Head of Coding Section, Naval Intelligence Dept. Source:8729023 April 1920
1933
appointments Head of Department, Foreign Office Source:8729034 2nd January 1933
1933
awards Commander of the British Empire (CBE) British Award/Decoration Source:8729034 2nd January 1933
1939
employment Temporary employment Foreign Office Source:8728758 29th September 1939
1939
location The Manor, Wing, Buckinghamshire United Kingdom other group residence address Source:8728758 29th September 1939
service Royal Navy Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Source:8728758
1961
death Lymington, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:8728768 1st January 1961
children Robin Denniston Source:8729056
children Margaret Denniston Source:8729056

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Alexander 'alastair' Guthrie
Initials A'G
Last Name Denniston,
Source 8729034
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Powys House, York Avenue, East Cowes, Isle of Wight United Kingdom other group residence address known 2nd April 1911
The College, South Downs Road, Bowdon, Cheshire United Kingdom school/college address known 31st March 1901
The Manor, Wing, Buckinghamshire United Kingdom other group residence address known 29th September 1939
Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
Royal Navy Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Temporary Commander
Royal Navy Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Naval Intelligence Division, Admiralty Commander
Awards
AwardTypeSource
CBE British Award/Decoration
Commander of the British Empire (CBE) British Award/Decoration
Order of the British Empire (OBE) British Award/Decoration
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Robin Denniston son
Margaret Denniston daughter
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Dorothy Mary Gilliat wife 1917

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Official Records

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1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Yvonne27542
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Yvonne27542
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Yvonne27542
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Yvonne27542

External Evidence

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1939 Register Yvonne27542
Sports-Reference web site Yvonne27542
The London Gazette - 17th July 1917 Yvonne27542
The London Gazette - 7th January 1918 Yvonne27542
The London Gazette - 4th May 1920 Yvonne27542
The London Gazette - 2nd January 1933 Yvonne27542
Wikipedia page for Alastair Denniston Yvonne27542
The Papers of Alexander Guthrie Denniston Yvonne27542
Bletchley Park Roll of Honour Yvonne27542

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