THE  DOVER WAR MEMORIAL  PROJECT

 

war memorial at dusk, photographed by Michelle Cooper


Service Record Notes

ORPIN, HENRY WILLIAM

Pension Record

Henry William Orpin.
Born Abt. 1879.
Age on enlistment. 36 years.
Residence. High Street, Boughton, Nr. Faversham Kent.
Regt. No. 4780.
 
Short Service.
Attestation of
4780 & 6996 & 204494 - Orpin. Henry William - The Buffs.
Address. High Street, Boughton, Nr. Faversham.
Age. 36 years - 272 days.
Trade. Grocers Assistant
Religion. Wesleyan.
 
Joined at Faversham 9/12/15.
 
Next of kin - Lilian Catherine Orpin. 20/29? Harding Street Islington?
 
Particulars as to marriage.
Lilian Catherine Harris (spinster) 3/1/1910 - Strand.
High St. Boughton Nr. Faversham.
 
Children.
Ronald Henry 14/8/1910. Epping.
Eric Claud. 5/9/15. London.
 
Military History Sheet.
Home 13/6/16 to 3/3/17.
India 4/3/17 to 2/11/17.
Home 3/11/17 to 11/12/17.
 
The Buffs 1/ 4 Posted (India) 4/3/17.
South Stafford Regt. Transferred - Posted Pte. 6/7/17.
 
Discharged under Para 292, Kings Regs. 11/12/17. Not to be compulsory posted for service under the military service (period of exceptions) in accordance with act 1105 of 1917.
 

Died at his home 155, London Road, Dover. 2/11/18.

 


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