Lt Richard Francis Shiel, HLI

1896 Nov 28. Born Dublin . Son of Isaac and Florence

1901 census at 146 Victoria Avenue, Pembroke West, Dublin

1911 census at 14 Foxford Town ,Toomore, Mayo

1915 Jul 1. Commissioned 2nd Lt in HLI Richard Francis Shiel

1916 Mar 23. Landed in France

1918 Marries Violet Jane Henderson in Inverness

1919 Mar 18. Temp. Lt. R. F. Shiel relinquishes his commission on account of ill-health caused by wounds, and retains the rank of Lt

1920 Nov 13. Joined ADRIC with service no 1026. Posted to I Coy. Mother at 72 Serpentine Av, Dublin

1921 Jan 13. Posted to P Coy

1921 Apr 9. Promoted Section Leader

1921 May 11. i/c Coy Transport (still as Section Leader)

1922 Jan 24. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1923 Divorce

1939 Register at Brantfield, Bisley Road , Stroud. With wife Bridget and he is a commercial traveller & Army Officer Emergency

1939 Oct 9. 2nd Lt in RASC. — Lt . Richard Francis SHIEL (80058 ) (late H.L.I.)

1973 Jun Died London aged 76

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