We remember Kenneth Bassano Cooksey

We remember Kenneth Bassano Cooksey

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Timeline

Timeline

1896
birth Old Hill, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:9309167 1896
1916
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal West Kent Regiment Source:9309182 28th December 1916
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant (Flying Officer) Royal Flying Corps Source:9309172 19th February 1917
1917
dates Age 21 Source:8831575 8th April 1917
service British Army Second Lieutenant Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 3rd Battalion Source:9309167
service British Army Inns of Court Officers Training Corps Source:9309182
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps 59 Squadron Source:9309177
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9309168
location Blackdowns, Moreton-in-Marsh, Glos United Kingdom parents address Source:8831575
1917
death Killed in Action Royal Flying Corps - Flying Royal Aircraft Factory R.E.8. Aircraft serial: A4178 - Missing, accepted dead. / near Arras France Source:7437066 Source:9309177 Source:8831584 4th August 1917
burial Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France XV. K. 21 Source:9309167

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Kenneth Bassano
Initials KB
Last Name Cooksey
Source 940668
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Blackdowns, Moreton-in-Marsh, Glos United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 3rd Battalion Second Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps Second Lieutenant (Flying Officer)
British Army Inns of Court Officers Training Corps
British Army Royal West Kent Regiment Second Lieutenant
British Army Royal Flying Corps 59 Squadron Second Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Thomas Cooksey father
Annie Eliza mother

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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 Transcription R58235

External Evidence

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission Brookes1504
1911 census Brookes1504
1911 UK census Brookes1504
Kenneth Bassano Cooksey (Find a Grave) R58235
MIC image (Ancestry) R58235
LONDON GAZETTE, 22 DECEMBER, 1916 - Second Lieutenant R58235
LONDON GAZETTE, 9 MARCH, 1917 - Flying Officer (R.F.C) R58235
Cooksey, K.B. [RAF StoryVault] - Casualty Card R58235
LONDON GAZETTE, 28 DECEMBER, 1915 - Second Lieutenant R58235

Multimedia

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Graves registration report form Brookes1504
C. W. G. C. john14663
I. C. R. C john14663
Royal Flying Corps R58235
Royal West Kent Regiment © IWM (INS 5814) R58235

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