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Col. John Emmanuel (Emmanuel) Rodocanachi, RCR CHKM [1]

Male 1893 - 1979  (86 years)


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  • Name John Emmanuel (Emmanuel) Rodocanachi 
    Title Col.  
    Suffix RCR CHKM  
    Nickname Jack 
    Born 30 Apr 1893  London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 17 Jun 1893  St Sophia, Moscow Road, Bayswater, London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 May 1979  Worthing, West Sussex, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 27 May 1979  Greek Orthodox Cemetery, West Norwood, London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Left estate of 1,510,675 net.
    • burial plot 28411, Greek plan no. 29 (double grave with no. 6415), reg. pg. 19872, no. 88143 [2]
    Notes 
    • Residence: 1939, 73 St James's Square, St James's, London, England
    • Residence: Fairways, 31 Hillside Avenue, Worthing, Sussex, England
    • Occupation: Banker.
    • Education: Eton. Trinity College, Oxford.
    • Served in WWI as Lieutenant in the Royal Field Artillery in France and Salonika. In 1920 became a Captain in the 57th Home Counties Brigade (RFA) TF. John Emmanuel Rodocanachi (late Cadet-Serjeant, Eton College Contingent, Junior Division, Officers- Training Corps), 5 Oct 1914 (London Gazette 17 Nov 1914). Royal Field Artillery: 57th (H. Counties) Bde. Maj. (prov.) J.E. Rodocanachi is confirmed in his rank. 17 Mar 1923 (London Gazette 24 April 1923).
    • Royal Artillery: Maj. J. E. Rodocanachi to be Lt. Col. 1 Nov 1933 (London Gazette 31 Oct 1933); The King conferred the Territorial Decoration, 57th (Home Counties) Fd. Bde. Lt. Col. John Emanuel Rodocanachi (London Gazette 22 Mar 1935); Royal Artillery: 57th (Home Counties) Fd. Bde. Lt. Col. J. E. Rodocanachi, T.D., to be Bt. Col. 1 Nov 1937 (London Gazette 2 Nov 1937); Territorial Army: Lt. Col. & Bt. Col. J. E. Rodocanachi, T.D., from 57th (Home Counties) Fd. R. (supern.), to be Col. 1 Nov. 1938, with seniority 1 Nov 1937; 57th (Home Counties) Fd. Bde.. Lt. Col. & Bt. Col. J. E. Rodocanachi, T.D., to be supern. on vacating comd. 1 Nov. 1938 (London Gazette 8 Nov 1938). Royal Artillery: Col. J. E. Rodocanachi, T.D., to comd. the unit (London Gazette 5 May 1939). Territorial Army, Royal Artillery: Col. J. E. Rodocanachi, T.D. (19803) to be hon. Col. 21 Aug 1942 (London Gazette 8 Sep 1942). Col. J.E. Rodocanachi, T.D. (19803) to be Supern. to the Estab., 11 Apr 1945 (London Gazette 30 Dec 1947). Col. J.E. Rodocanachi, T.D. (19803), having attained the age limit, retires 30 Apr 1950, retaining the rank of Col.(London Gazette 6 Jun 1950). Royal Regiment of Artillery: Vice Col. John Emmanuel Rodocanachi, T.D. (19803), whose tenure of appt. has expired. (London Gazette 19 Sep 1952). J. Rodocanachi, Actg. Sub Lts. to be Sub Lts. with seny (London Gazette 23 Dec 1952).
    • John Emmanuel Rodocanachi [129 Palmerston House; abode: 71-73 (9) St. James St., SW] appears on the 1922, 1923, 1925, 1926, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1935, 1938, 1939 UK electoral register, City of Westminster and St Marylebone parliamentary division, Westminster county/borough; 1922, 1923 London/City of London.
    Person ID I490  Agelasto
    Last Modified 17 Mar 2015 

    Father Emmanuel Michel (Michel) Rodocanachi,   b. 11 Sep 1855, London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1932, 66 Westbourne Terrace, Bayswater, London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Alexandra (John) Agelasto,   b. 06 Apr 1870, London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1958, Hopedene Nursing Home, Worthing, Sussex, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 28 Aug 1888  St Sophia, Moscow Road, Bayswater, London, England UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Marriage Witnesses: John Agelasto and A. P. Petrocochino; Dionysios Plaisas presiding; entry 157. [3]
    • Marriage notice appeared in theDaily News (London) 30 Aug 1888.
    Documents
    D. Rodocanachi, <i>The Giustiniani in Chios</i>
    D. Rodocanachi, The Giustiniani in Chios
    They appear with their first four children on the Rodocanachi family tree, page 823.
    Family ID F103  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Apr 1893 - London, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 17 Jun 1893 - St Sophia, Moscow Road, Bayswater, London, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 May 1979 - Worthing, West Sussex, England UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 27 May 1979 - Greek Orthodox Cemetery, West Norwood, London, England UK Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    John Emmanuel Rodocanachi
    John Emmanuel Rodocanachi
    St James's Square, London, England
    St James's Square, London, England
    photo 2009; today's numbering stops with no. 33. John Emmanuel Rodocanachi resided at 73 St James's Square, in 1939.
    St James's Square, London, England
    St James's Square, London, England

    Documents
    J. E. Rodocanachi WWI medal card
    J. E. Rodocanachi WWI medal card
    West Norwood Cemetery
    West Norwood Cemetery
    Register for plot 6415
    West Norwood Cemetery
    West Norwood Cemetery
    Register for plot 28411, Greek plan no. 29 (double grave with no. 6415)
    John Emmanuel Rodocanachi - the City of London
    John Emmanuel Rodocanachi - the City of London
    London, England, Freedom of the City Admission Papers, 14 Jul 1914

    Headstones
    Rodocanachi family tomb - West Norwood Cemetery, London
    Rodocanachi family tomb - West Norwood Cemetery, London

  • Sources 
    1. [S51] The Giustiniani in Chios, Prince Demetrius Rodocanachi, (Renieris Printezis [printers], Syros, 1900), 823.

    2. [S101] West Norwood Cemetery registers, London, England.

    3. [S86] The Greek Gazette, Kyriakos Metaxas, editor, (London, England), 12, Jul 1983.
      Marriages Celebrated at the Holy Wisdom (Saint Sophia) in Moscow Road, Bayswater [London]


  

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