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Warnham Address
Field Place
Date & Place of Birth
Q2 1886 Hatchford, Cobham, Surrey
Occupation
Soldier
Enlisted

Regiment(s)
Coldstream Guards, attached No 4 Squadron Royal Flying Corps
Rank
Captain
Regimental No(s)
WS/3/2276
Service Record
RFC Observer for British and French armies in 1914. One of earliest uses of planes in war.
Mentioned in Dispatches
Awards
Victory Medal, British War Medal
Died
18th Jan 1915, flying as a passenger over Paris. Buried Hatchford 6th Feb 1915
Source(s)
Parish Magazine, Memorial, Medal Card, WSCT, London Gazette
Notes
On BBH Roll of Honour (WSCT 8/9/17)
Widowed mother Alice re-married Christopher Stone