We remember Leigh Rigby Coke

We remember Leigh Rigby Coke

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Timeline

Timeline

1880
birth Ashford, Kent United Kingdom Source:8710473 17th September 1880
1901
service British Army Trooper East Kent Yeomanry Mounted Rifles Source:8710473 1901 - 1903
1914
enlistment Source:881419 4th September 1914
1915
commission Temporary Source:8710477 22nd May 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant Hampshire Regiment 1/8th (Isle of Wight) Battalion Source:8710477 22nd May 1915 - 22nd May 1915
1915
service British Army Temporary Lieutenant Hampshire Regiment 1/8th (Isle of Wight) Battalion Source:8710477 22nd May 1915 - 23rd October 1916
1916
service British Army Temporary Captain Hampshire Regiment 1/8th (Isle of Wight) Battalion Source:8710477 23rd October 1916 - 5th June 1917
1917
location Enfield Lodge, Christ Church Road, Folkstone United Kingdom their own address Source:7374213 1917
1917
service British Army Lieutenant Hampshire Regiment 1/8th (Isle of Wight) Battalion Source:8710477 5th June 1917 - 5th June 1917
1917
service British Army Captain Hampshire Regiment 1/8th (Isle of Wight) Battalion Source:881419 5th June 1917 - 2nd November 1917
employment Solicitor Messers Kingsford and Flower Bank Street, Ashford United Kingdom Source:8710473
marriage Anna Coke Source:7374213
service British Army Private 1614 The Buffs, East Kent Regiment 5th Battalion Source:8710477
1917
death Killed in Action Killed in Action during the Battle of Gaza Gaza Israel Source:7374213 Source:8710473 2nd November 1917
burial Gaza War Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Israel XXI.B.10 Source:7374213

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Leigh Rigby
Initials LR
Last Name Coke
Source 881419
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Enfield Lodge, Christ Church Road, Folkstone United Kingdom their own address known 1917
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1614 The Buffs, East Kent Regiment 5th Battalion Private
British Army Hampshire Regiment 1/8th (Isle of Wight) Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army Hampshire Regiment 1/8th (Isle of Wight) Battalion Temporary Captain
British Army Hampshire Regiment 1/8th (Isle of Wight) Battalion Lieutenant
British Army Hampshire Regiment 1/8th (Isle of Wight) Battalion Temporary Lieutenant
British Army East Kent Yeomanry Mounted Rifles Trooper
British Army Hampshire Regiment 1/8th (Isle of Wight) Battalion Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Elizabeth Coke mother
Dr William H Coke LBCP MRCS Eng father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Anna Coke wife

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Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription M2740

External Evidence

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Ashford Town Memorial M2740
London Gazette (1915-17) M2740

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Capt L. R. Coke M2740

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