Louis Martin Fenelon


1899 Jan 13. Born Newry

1901 census at 71 Stream Street, Newry. His brother Ernest V J Fenelon also joined the ADRIC

1911 census at 4 Albert Villas, Pembroke West, Dublin. Not with his parents. He is at school in Cook St, Mountrath, Queens Co.

1917 Jun 1. Enlisted in RFC

1917 Sep 6. RFC . Cadets commissioned 2nd Lt - Louis Martin Fenelon

RAF Record

1918 Jan 27 Appointed RAF Flying Officer Observer. Temp. 2nd Lt. (on prob.) L. M. Fenelon, Gen. List, with seniority from 27th Nov. 1917, and to be confirmed in his rank.

1919 Mar 25. RAF. Transferred to unemployed list . Lt. L. M. Fenelon. 25th Mar. 1919.

1920 Dec 16 Joined ADRIC with service no. 1272. Posted to L Coy

1921. Jan 17 He was promoted Platoon Commander and Intelligence Officer DI3

1921 Apr 23. Posted to Z Coy

1922 Jan 7. Posted to Depot Coy.

1922 Jan 25. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1922 Mar 28. Joined British Gendarmerie section of Palestine Police as a Constable.

1929 Jul/Sep. Married in Hampstead to Muriel I Musgrove

1939 Register at 29 Heathfield Gardens , Hendon. He is a Studio Electrician, living with wife Muriel

1940 Sep 6. RAF Equipment Branch . The undermentioned are granted commissions for the duration of hostilities as . Acting Pilot Officers on probation. Louis Martin FENELON (85463)

1943 Jul 1. Promoted Fl Lt. Louis Martin Fenelon (85463)

1952 Oct 21 Living at. 8 Linden Gardens, Tunbridge Well, receiving order in bankruptcy. Louis Martin Fenelon. Unemployed.

1954 Leaves UK with his wife Muriel Irene. They are going to New Zealand and he is a Chiropodist living in Tunbridge Wells.

1957 Electoral Roll living in Wellington, NZ (his wife is not there)

1963 Jan 8. Died in New Zealand. Plaque in the Returned Servicemen's Association (RSA) section at the Karori cemetery, Wellington. Aged 64,  Public Servant.