We remember Martin O'connor, M.s.m.

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1884
sibling Winifred O'connor Source:8825503 1884
1888
birth Dudley, Worcestershire United Kingdom Source:6913620 1888
1892
sibling Mary O'connor Source:8825503 1892
1893
sibling Agnes O'connor Source:8825503 1893
1897
sibling William O'connor Source:8825503 1897
1899
sibling Lillian M. O'connor Source:8825503 1899
1901
location 313 Brickiln Street, Wolverhampton United Kingdom parents address Source:8825503 1901
1910
enlistment Source:6913620 1910
1912
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Air Mechanic 1st Class 1085 Royal Flying Corps Source:9514205 September 1912
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6913620 16th August 1914 - 18th January 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6913620 9th November 1915 - 9th May 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6913620 12th October 1916 - 21st March 1919
1917
awards Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) British Award/Decoration Source:8825442 4th June 1917
1919
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Sergeant Major 1085 Royal Air Force 20 Squadron Source:6913620 21st February 1919
1919
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8825448 11th July 1919
1921
location 6 Church Street, Wolverhampton United Kingdom their own address Source:9514205 June 1921
service British Army South Staffordshire Regiment 6th Battalion Source:6913620
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Serjeant Major 1085 Royal Air Force 41st Squadron. Source:8825448
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Flight Sergeant /Acting Sergeant Major 1085 Royal Flying Corps Source:8822496
employment Motor Tyre Maker Source:6913620
education St Mary and St John's Catholic School Snow Hill, Wolverhampton United Kingdom Source:9514205
1921
death War Related Sickness "Died at home. Sudden heart failure 7.6.21 caused by being gassed in Army" Dudley, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:8822497 Source:9514205 Source:6913620 7th June 1921
burial Sedgley (st. Chad) Roman Catholic Churchyard CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Staffordshire United Kingdom III. 15. 14. Source:8822497

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Martin
Initials M
Last Name O'connor, M.s.m.
Source 8822496
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
313 Brickiln Street, Wolverhampton United Kingdom parents address known 1901
6 Church Street, Wolverhampton United Kingdom their own address known June 1921
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 1085 Royal Flying Corps Flight Sergeant /Acting Sergeant Major
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 1085 Royal Air Force 41st Squadron. Serjeant Major
British Army South Staffordshire Regiment 6th Battalion
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 1085 Royal Air Force 20 Squadron Sergeant Major
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 1085 Royal Flying Corps Air Mechanic 1st Class
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Louisa O'Connor mother
Martin O'Connor father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Winifred O'Connor sister 1884
Mary O'Connor sister 1892
Agnes O'Connor sister 1893
William O'Connor brother 1897
Lillian M. O'Connor sister 1899
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Blue Light grey
DateHeightSource
1910 5'9"

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Official Records

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British RAF Airmen 1912-1919
Medal Index Cards Transcription Fife3190
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Fife3190
Medal Index Cards Transcription Fife3190
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription R58235

External Evidence

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Edinburgh Gazette 4 June 1917 - Meritorious Service medal R58235
London gazette 4 June 1917 - Meritorious Service Medal R58235
London Gazette 11 July 1919 - Mentioned in Despatches R58235
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