We remember Denis O'brien West

We remember Denis O'brien West

Timeline

Timeline

1884
birth Calcutta India Source:7964412 22nd February 1884
1904
service Royal Navy Private 12883 Royal Marine Light Infantry Plymouth Division Source:7964412 9th May 1904 - 13th November 1913
1904
employment Indoor Domestic Servant Source:7964412 9th May 1904
1904
enlistment Deal, Kent United Kingdom Source:7964412 9th May 1904
1908
awards Messina Medal Other War Service Award Source:7964412 1908
1913
service Royal Navy Corporal 12883 Royal Marine Light Infantry Plymouth Division Source:7964412 14th November 1913 - 14th January 1918
1914
appointments Served at Dunkirk and defence of Antwerp Source:7964412 27th August 1914 - 12th October 1914
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:7964412 20th April 1915 - 18th May 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:7964412 19th May 1916 - 21st June 1918
1917
hospitalisation Wounded Hospital/Institution Source:7964412 25th May 1917
1918
service Royal Navy Sergeant 12883 Royal Marine Light Infantry Plymouth Division Source:7964412 15th January 1918 - 8th May 1925
1918
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:7964412 6th August 1918
1924
marriage Florence Riman Source:7964453 15th November 1924
1925
discharge Source:7964412 8th May 1925
1926
children Brian West Source:7964457 1926
1928
children Maurice West Source:7964459 1928
service British Army Corporal Acting Serjeant Ply/12883 Royal Marine Light Infantry Source:5165549
1963
death Not War Related Essex United Kingdom Source:7964463 1963

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Denis O'brien
Initials DO
Last Name West
Source 7964412
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Ply/12883 Royal Marine Light Infantry Corporal Acting Serjeant
Royal Navy 12883 Royal Marine Light Infantry Plymouth Division Private
Royal Navy 12883 Royal Marine Light Infantry Plymouth Division Corporal
Royal Navy 12883 Royal Marine Light Infantry Plymouth Division Sergeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Messina Medal Other War Service Award
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Brian West son 1926
Maurice West son 1928
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Susan Mary mother
William O'brien West father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Florence Riman wife 15th November 1924
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fair Brown Brown
DateHeightSource
1916-05-24 5'9"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1904-05-09 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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