1899 Aug 23. Born Eltham, Kent
1901 census at Rydes Hill Lodge, Worplesdon
1911 census at boarding school. The Grammar School, Church St, Warminster
1913 Aug 2. Leaves UK for New York with family. His father is a Director.
1919 Mar 5. Commissioned 2nd Lt in Scots Guards - commission on discharge.
1921 Feb 8. Joined ADRIC with Service no . Posted to E Coy
1921 Jun 4 Posted to Depot Coy
1921 Jun 25 Posted to O Coy
1921 Jul 14 Fined 5/- by Co Commander
1922 Jan 16. Discharged on demobilisation of the ADRIC
1927 Oct 5. Fined 45/- for speeding at Dundee, A chauffeur of 3 Gledhow Gardens, London
1933 Oct/Dec Married in Tonbridge, Kent to Pauline M Hubbard
1939 Register. A Company Director living at The Red Cottage , Malling R.D., Kent, England with wife Pauline
1940 Mar 5. Durham L.I. — 2nd Lt . Desmond Elliot PYLE (120780), late S . Gds . (S.R.) .
1975 Apr/Jun. Died Hastings age 75