World War 1 – Audley Combatants with Forename A to C

 

The aim of the World War 1 pages in the Audley Family History website is to list all the people with the Audley & Aidley surnames who were combatants in World War 1 and to  provide a Tag Number so that their individual history can be linked to one of the Family Histories detailed within the ‘Family Tree’ pages on this website. Also included within these listings are a  few individuals who did not have the Audley surname but do have the name Audley name  as one of their forenames.  The individuals are listed in alphabetical of their forenames and where only the initials of the individual is known they listed at the beginning of those people whose forename begins with the same initial letter.

The information on this page has been complied from a number of sources including; the Imperial War Museum website; British Army, Service & Pension records and Medal Roll Records from a well known subscription website.  For those people where service records or pension records survive there is usually sufficient information to identify the individual within the family trees developed on this website. Where service and and pension records do not exist the identification of the individual is purely based on the individuals name, in some cases such as where the individual only has a single forename, which frequently occurs it has not been possible to identify the individual.

If you have any additional information about these people and are willing to share any information with us please contact us through the website contact page.

Tag & Badge Combatant
Not Identified

Albert Audley
Born ????      Died ????

Military Unit; Rank & Service Number

British Army, Royal Field Artillery, Driver, #1723
British Army, Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery, Driver, #690464
This person has not as yet been identified

Royal Field Artillery

Not Identified

Albert Audley
Born ????      Died ????

Military Unit; Rank & Service Number
British Army, Army Service Corps, Private, #M2/051687
British Army, Army Service Corps, Staff Sergeant, #M2/051687
This person has not as yet been identified

Army Service Corp

Not Identified

Albert E Audley
Born ????      Died ????

Military Unit; Rank & Service Number
British Army, Household Cavalry & Cavalry of the line (incl Yeomanry and Imperial Camel Corp) etc, D/10455
British Army, 4th Dragoon Guards, Private, #D/10455
4th (Royal Irish) Dragoon Guards August 1914: at Tidworth, (part of 2nd Cavalry Brigade in Cavalry Division. Moved to France 16th August – 16th September 1914: Cavalry Division renamed as 1st Cavalry Division.)

This person has not as yet been identified

4th (Royal Irish) Dragoon Guards

Not Identified

Arthur Audley
Born 1879 -80  – Died ????

Military Unit; Rank & Service Number
Enlistment Date: 9th August 1908
British Army, 1st Bn Royal Warwickshire Regiment, Private, #9164
British Army, 1st Bn Royal Warwickshire Regiment, Lance Corporal, #9164
He served overseas
Discharge Date: 8th October 1918
Reason For Discharge: discharged on medical grounds having been wounded
Awarded Silver War Badge

This person has not as yet been identified

Royal Warwickshire Regiment

{J55}

Arthur James Audley
Born 28th July 1883 – Killed in action 6th May 1916

Military Unit; Rank & Service Number
Enlistment date: 12th September 1914
British Army, 2nd Bn Royal Warwickshire Regiment, Service #3343
Killed in action prior to main Battle of the Somme. Buried at Citadel New Military Cemetery, IV.B.8, Fricourt, Somme, France.
Overseas service in France 11th November 1914 to 6th May 1916
Total army service 1year 237 days
A Pension record exists for him

Killed in Action

{J6}

Benjamin Audley
Born Q4 1885    –  Died Q2 1933

Military Unit; Rank & Service Number
Enlistment Date: 4th December 1916
British Army, Royal Garrison Artillery, Gunner, #131554
(The Royal Garrison Artillery, in addition to the mobile fighting units that went to the various theatres of War, also manned units at home and in the Empire :
Served Overseas in (60 Hedryair Brigade? ) Roorkie India
Discharge Date: 11th January 1920
His Service Record Survives

Royal Garrison Artillery

Not Identified

Benjamin Audley
Born 1881-82      Died ????

Military Unit; Rank & Service Number
Date of Enlistment: 13th Seprember 1915
British Army, East Lancashire Regiment, Private, #4142
British Army, Northamptonshire Regiment, Private, #205184
British Army, Labour Corps, Private, #359408
British Army, Royal Army Medical Corps, Private, #400302
Royal Army Medical Corps Yorkshire Mounted Brigade Field Ambulance, Private, #400302
Served Overseas
Date of Discharge: 19th February 1919
Reason for discharge: Surplus to military requirements (Not having suffered impairment   since entry into the service)
Awarded Silver War Badge
This person has not as yet been identified

East Lancashire Regiment

Not Identified

Charles Audley
Born ????      Died ????

Military Unit; Rank & Service Number
British Army, Cheshire Regiment, Private, #30179
British Army, Labour Corps, Private, #437953
This person has not as yet been identified

Cheshire Regiment

Not Identified

Charles Audley
 Born ????     Died ????

Military Unit; Rank & Service Number
British Army, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, Private, #3060
He had a brother Robert also a member of the same regiment
His service Record Survives
This person has not as yet been identified

Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers

Possibly {C34}

Charles Audley
Born 25th March 1889      Died ????

Military Unit; Rank & Service Number
British Army, Royal Irish Rifles, Private, #11186
British Army, 10th London Regiment, Private, #42488

 It is predicted that this person is {C34} but there is another unidentified Charles above

Royal Irish Rifles

{F57}

Charles Bernard Audley
Born Q3 1891  –   Died Q1 1958

Military Unit; Rank & Service Number
British Army, Army Ordnance Corps, Corporal, #03201
This person has been identified based on his name

Army Ordinance Corp

{C24}

Charles Parkinson Audley
Born 30th March 1891      Died Q2 1966

Military Unit; Rank & Service Number
Enlistment Date: 9th December 1915
Service Started From: 10th July 1917
British Army, Royal Garrison Artillery, Gunner, #171262
Date of Discharge: 3rd February 1919
Overseas Service – France
His Service Record Survives
This person has been identified based on his name

Royal Garrison Artillery

{QH23}

Charles William Audley
Born 27th December1876     Died Q2 1970

Military Unit; Rank & Service Number
Date of Enlistment: 11th December 1915
British Army, Royal Army Service Corps, Private, #M2/191107
British Army, Motor Transport, Private, #M2/191107
Served Overseas
Date of Discharge: 14th Jan 1919
Reason for discharge: discharged on medical grounds having been taken seriously ill/ sickness.
Awarded Silver War Badge
This person has been identified based on his name

Army Service Corp

{N29}

Christopher Audley
Born 8th February 1896      Died 5th April 1963

Military Unit; Rank & Service Number
British Army, Norfolk Regiment, Driver, #19017
British Army, Royal Engineers, Driver, #85179
This person has been identified based on his name

Norfolk Regiment