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Forename(s): Auberon Thomas (Lord Lucas)
Place of Birth: Milton (Parish), Hampshire
Service No: ---
Regiment / Corps / Service: Royal Flying Corps
Battalion / Unit: 22nd Squadron
Date of Death: 1916-11-03
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: VIII. C. 17.
CWGC Cemetery: H.A.C. CEMETERY, ECOUST-ST. MEIN
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: GRINDLETON, YORKSHIRE
Local War Memorial: SAWLEY, YORKSHIRE
Local War Memorial: WIGGLESWORTH, YORKSHIRE
Auberon Thomas Herbert (born 25 May 1876) was the 8th Baron Lucas and 11th Baron Dingwall. He was the son of Hon. Auberon Edward William Molyneux and Lady Florence Amabell Herbert, née Cowper. Auberon, senior, was born at London, Middlesex and Florence at Brighton, Sussex.
1881 Denny Lodge, Hampshire Census: Whitley Ridge - Auberon T. Herbert, aged 4 years, born Milton Parish, Hampshire, son of Auberon E.W.M. and Florence A. Herbert.
1891 Bedford, Bedfordshire Census: 30, Kimbolton Road - Auberon T. Herbert, aged 14 years, born Milton, Hampshire. Scholar. [Auberon was boarding with Herbert L. Pocock, Clerk in Holy Orders & Language Master.]
1901 London Census: 4, St. James Square - A.T. Herbert, aged 24 years, born Ashley, Hampshire. [A.T. Herbert is described as the nephew of Arth. R. and Harriet Smith, who lived at no. 3, St. James Square.]
1911 London Census: 7, Cleveland Row S.W. - Auberon Thomas (Lord Lucas), aged 34 years, born Milton, Hampshire. Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for the Colonies.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Capt Auberon Thomas (Lord) Lucas, Hampshire Yeomanry & Royal Flying Corps. Theatre of War first served in: France. Correspondence: Lady Lucas c/o. Mrs. Bloomfield, Bell House, Dulwich Village, S.E.1.
Lord Lucas is commemorated on the Silsoe, Bedfordshire and Burley, Hampshire War Memorials.
Data Source: Craven’s Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
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Captain Auberon Thomas (Lord Lucas) HERBERT
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Royal Flying Corps
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