Samuel Austen - My Grandfather

Title in English
Gunner Samuel Austen

Description
My grandfather, Samuel Austen served in the Machine Gun Corps Regiment No. 1209. He held the rank of Gunner from 1914 to 1920. He grew up in Blackrock, Co. Dublin and was aged 14 in 1911. As far as I know,he served on the Western Front and in the Afghanistan Campaign. He survived and worked in the insurance industry and died in 1954.

Summary description of items
Photographs; Postcards; Medals

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ID
3781
Source
http://europeana1914-1918.eu/...
Number of items
8
Person
Samuel Austen
Origin date
1914
Language
English
Keyword
Tanks and Armoured Fighting Vehicles
Theatres
Eastern Front, Western Front
Location
Blackrock, Co. Dublin
Contributor
Trevor Austen
Licence
http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/

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