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Baron Alexis George de Gunzburg

Born:
12 Iyyar 5647 (06 May 1887)
Died:
17 Heshvan 5675 (06 November 1914)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
DEG4880
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
12 Iyyar 5647 (06 May 1887)
Place of birth:
Paris, France

Death

Date of death:
17 Heshvan 5675 (06 November 1914)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Place of death:
Beligum
Cause of death:
Killed in Action
Burial place:
Zillebeke Churchyard

Places

Addresses

Family Home:
199 Boulevard, St Germain Paris

Schools

Name:
Eton
Year started:
1901
Year left:
1905

Synagogues

Name:
West London Synagogue
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Family

Parents

Father: Baron Salomon David de Günzburg (male)
Mother: Baroness Henriette Ernestine Goldschmidt (female)

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Military Record

Military service:
Army
Date enlisted/conscripted:
15 August 1914
Date discharged/death:
06 November 1914
Rank at discharge/death:
Second Lieutenant
Assignments
Regiment:
Royal Horse Guards
Battalion/unit:
11th (Prince Albert's Own) Hussars
Posting:
Non-Combatant - interpreter for the 7th Cavalry Brigade as fluent in both French and German.
Campaigns:
1st Battle of Ypres

Roll of Honour

Baron A. G. DE GUNZBURG, 06 November 1914

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Second Lieutenant
Date of Death:
06/11/1914
Age:
27
Regiment / service:
attd., Royal Horse Guards
Cemetery:
Zillebeke Churchyard
Grave reference:
B. 1.
Additional information:

Other Occupations

Type of employment:
Stock Exchange
Date started:
1905
Date left:
1914
Position:
Partner
Organisation:
Basil Montgomery, Fitzgerald & Co

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