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Commander Wyndham Forbes, DSO

Commander Wyndham Forbes, DSO

Male 1870 - 1943  (73 years)

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  • Name Wyndham Forbes  [1, 2
    Title Commander 
    Suffix DSO 
    Born 22 Feb 1870  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Military Commander, Royal Navy  [2
    Military Croix de Guerre  [2
    Military Lieutenant, Royal Navy  [1
    Residence Highland Club, Inverness Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 13 May 1943  Bundoran, Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I2361  Main Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 

    Father Lachlan Forbes,   b. 16 Sep 1830, Welwyn, Hertfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1895, Salisbury Registration District, Wiltshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Julia Wyndham,   b. Abt 1840, Sedgehill, Wiltshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1929, Sturminster Registration District, Dorset Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 89 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1866  Shaftesbury Registration District, Dorset Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Family ID F532  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S369] Plantagenet Roll of the Blood Royal Being A Complete Table of All the Descendants Now Living of Edward III, King of England, Melville Henry Massue, Marquis de Ruvigny et Raineval (1868-1921), (London: T.C. & E. C. Jack, 1905-11, scanned original pages on www.ancestry.co.uk, 2002;), The Clarence Volume - Supplement, p.573 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S404] The Times, (London;), Tuesday, May 18, 1943; pg. 1; Issue 49548; col A (Reliability: 3).
      DEATHS
      FORBES. - On May 13, 1943, at Bundoran, Donegal, COMMANDER WYNDHAM FORBES, D.S.O., Croix de Guerre, Royal Navy, retired, son of the late Major Lachlan Forbes, of Shillingstone, Dorset, aged 73.


    3. [S205] FreeBMD, (www.freebmd.org.uk;), marriages of Lachlan Forbes and Julia Wyndham share reference Shaftesbury 5a 507, December quarter 1866 (Reliability: 3).