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Início / Personal Collections / Lt Col Ron O'Brien, Indian Army 141

Lt. Col H.J.R. O'Brien was born in Nainital, India in 1906 where his father worked as a civil engineer. Educated at Bedford Public School, he entered Sandhurst and was commissioned in 1927 as a 2nd Lt in the Royal Scots Fusiliers. Seconded to the 10th Baluch regt of the Indian Army. He saw active service in the Mahmond campaigning in the early 1930's. During the second world war, he served with the Royal Indian Army Service Corps. His last nine months of his Army career were with CRIASC, HQ South Burma, Rangoon. Discharged with the rank of Lt. Col on Indian Independence he returned to Ireland in 1948.

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  • 2nd Lt H J R O'Brien 2nd Lt H J R O'Brien
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  • Chaklala, 1934 Chaklala, 1934
    visto 1957 vezes
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    visto 1575 vezes
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    visto 1953 vezes
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    visto 996 vezes
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    visto 970 vezes
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    visto 1061 vezes
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    visto 1870 vezes
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    visto 1281 vezes
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    visto 1152 vezes
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    visto 964 vezes
  • Lieut. H.J.R. O'Brien, Multan 1928 Lieut. H.J.R. O'Brien, Multan 1928
    visto 1536 vezes
  • Lt. Col  H.J.R  O'Brien Lt. Col H.J.R O'Brien
    visto 1252 vezes
  • Mahmond supply dump Mahmond supply dump
    visto 1137 vezes
  • Mahmond Mahmond
    visto 1168 vezes
  • Mahmond Mahmond
    visto 1078 vezes
  • Mahmond Mahmond
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  • Mahmond Mahmond
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    visto 1134 vezes
  • The Baluch Mess August 1929 The Baluch Mess August 1929
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    visto 1092 vezes
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    visto 1998 vezes
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    visto 935 vezes
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    visto 953 vezes