Lt Dudley Leonard O'Sullivan MM

   

1894 Aug 2. Born Dublin

1901 census at Lr. Gardiner Street ,North Dock, Dublin

1911 Census at Pembroke Rd, Dublin

1914 Jun 17 He leaves UK for Australia. He is a Farm Student

1916 Jan 25, Enlisted in AIF . Mother, Mrs M O'Sullivan, 56 Pembroke Road, Dublin, Ireland

1916 Apr 13. Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic

1917 Jul 11. MM Gazetted. He is in Australian Imp Force. 'During the attack on the HINDENBURG LINE before REINCOURT on 3rd May Private O'SULLIVAN after mortars had taken up positions in enemy first line, made several trips to the rear under heavy shell fire to guide reinforcements to mortars. His coolness and devotion to duty in guiding parties was most praiseworthy.' Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 189

1918 Jun 22. Commissioned 2nd Lt

1919 Aug 1. Promoted Lt

1919 Nov 8 Discharged

1921 Feb 8. Joined the ADRIC with service no 1638. Posted to O Coy

1921 Feb 13. Posted to N Coy

Fined £3-3-0 by Coy Commander

1922 Jan 14 Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1922 Feb Joined Ulster Specials

1922 Mar 9. Const Dudley L. O`Sullivan , aged 27 Attacked and killed while out walking. I cannot find this in GRO

1926 Apr Left Ulster Specials

1926 Aug 13. Leaves UK for Shanghai, China. He is a Police Officer

1928 Apr 9. Died in Shanghai

 

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