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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.

  • 1st Lt H J R O'Brien 1st Lt H J R O'Brien
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  • 2nd Lt H J R O'Brien 2nd Lt H J R O'Brien
    visto 951 vezes
  • Chaklala, 1934 Chaklala, 1934
    visto 1496 vezes
  • Chaklala, 1934 Chaklala, 1934
    visto 1143 vezes
  • Chaklala, 1934 Chaklala, 1934
    visto 1503 vezes
  • 251 IND ARMD Bdg Tpt Coy Officers 251 IND ARMD Bdg Tpt Coy Officers
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  • 251 IND ARMD Bdg Tpt Coy Officers 251 IND ARMD Bdg Tpt Coy Officers
    visto 1295 vezes
  • Buttons & Co Buttons & Co
    visto 783 vezes
  • Baluch Regt Crest Multan 1928 Baluch Regt Crest Multan 1928
    visto 1314 vezes
  • Bungalow Bungalow
    visto 920 vezes
  • Bungalow Bungalow
    visto 1051 vezes
  • Untitled Untitled
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  • Garden Party Garden Party
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  • Garden Party Garden Party
    visto 799 vezes
  • Fellow Officer in Baluch Reg Peshawar Fellow Officer in Baluch Reg Peshawar
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  • Garden Party Garden Party
    visto 763 vezes
  • Garden Party Garden Party
    visto 810 vezes
  • Hastings Allahabad Hastings Allahabad
    visto 772 vezes
  • Untitles Untitles
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  • Karachi Boat Club Karachi Boat Club
    visto 995 vezes
  • 15 August 1947 15 August 1947
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  • Karachi Parade Karachi Parade
    visto 683 vezes
  • Karachi Parade Karachi Parade
    visto 651 vezes
  • Karachi Parade Karachi Parade
    visto 728 vezes
  • Parade, Karachi Parade, Karachi
    visto 1539 vezes
  • Parade, Karachi Parade, Karachi
    visto 953 vezes
  • Parade, Karachi Parade, Karachi
    visto 845 vezes
  • Parade, Karachi Parade, Karachi
    visto 836 vezes
  • Parade, Karachi Parade, Karachi
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  • Lewis gun section on the range Lewis gun section on the range
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  • Lewis gun section on the range Lewis gun section on the range
    visto 683 vezes
  • Lieut. H.J.R. O'Brien, Multan 1928 Lieut. H.J.R. O'Brien, Multan 1928
    visto 1147 vezes
  • Lt. Col  H.J.R  O'Brien Lt. Col H.J.R O'Brien
    visto 915 vezes
  • Mahmond supply dump Mahmond supply dump
    visto 839 vezes
  • Mahmond Mahmond
    visto 808 vezes
  • Mahmond Mahmond
    visto 732 vezes
  • Mahmond Mahmond
    visto 814 vezes
  • Jacob's Rifles Jacob's Rifles
    visto 855 vezes
  • South Waziristan Scouts South Waziristan Scouts
    visto 734 vezes
  • Major O'Brien Major O'Brien
    visto 783 vezes
  • Mahmond Mahmond
    visto 732 vezes
  • Mahmond Mahmond
    visto 852 vezes
  • Mahmond Mahmond
    visto 839 vezes
  • Mohd Din Stableward Bearer Mohd Din Stableward Bearer
    visto 837 vezes
  • Multan Officers Club Multan Officers Club
    visto 819 vezes
  • The Baluch Mess August 1929 The Baluch Mess August 1929
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  • Multan Officers Club Multan Officers Club
    visto 800 vezes
  • Parade, Karachi Parade, Karachi
    visto 1675 vezes
  • Untitled Untitled
    visto 718 vezes
  • Untitled Untitled
    visto 730 vezes