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Forename(s): Alan Charles Richmond
Place of Birth: Simla, India
Service No: ---
Regiment / Corps / Service: Royal Air Force
Battalion / Unit: 79th Squadron
Date of Death: 1918-05-02
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: III. A. 11.
CWGC Cemetery: ST. POL BRITISH CEMETERY, ST. POL-SUR-TERNOISE
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: EAST MARTON, YORKSHIRE
Local War Memorial: WEST MARTON, YORKSHIRE
Alan Charles Richmond Tate (born 24 August 1895) was the son of Alan Edmondson and Zaidee Tate, née White. Alan senior was born at Ripley, Surrey and Zaidee at Loughborough, Leicestershire.
1901 Camberley, Surrey Census: Gordon Road - Alan C.R. Tate, aged 5 years, born Simla, India, son of Zaidee Tate (married).
1911 Bognor, Sussex Census: 3, The Flats - Alan Tate, aged 15 years, born Simla, India, son of Zaidee Tate (married).
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: 2/Lt A.C.R. Tate, General List & R.A.F.
Alan is commemorated on the Stonyhurst College War Memorial and East and West Marton War Memorials. Why his name was included on the latter two is unknown.
Photograph courtesy of Stonyhurst College.
Data Source: Local War Memorial
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
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Lieutenant Alan Charles Richmond TATE
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Royal Air Force
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