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Ellis James Castello

Born:
23 Elul 5657 (20 September 1897)
Died:
16 Iyyar 5743 (29 April 1983)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
CAS7411
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
23 Elul 5657 (20 September 1897)

Death

Date of death:
16 Iyyar 5743 (29 April 1983)
Died in combat?:
No

Places

Addresses

Family home:
23 Oxford Square, Hyde Park
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Family

Spouse

Elizabeth Marjorie Castello (female)

Children

Diana Castello (female)
Susan Castello (female)

Siblings

Iris Sarah Castello (female)

Parents

Father: James Castello (male)
Mother: Edith Sarah Franklin (female)

Military Record

Military service:
Army
Date enlisted/conscripted:
1914
Date discharged/death:
1919
Rank at discharge/death:
Lieutenant
Assignments
Regiment:
Royal Artillery
Medals:
Military Cross - “ For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. With the enemy at close quarters on his flank and in rear, he worked all day in the open on communications under constant machine gun and rifle fire. He restored and maintained communications that were frequently broken, and when the enemy was around the battery positions his energy and fearlessness inspired all ranks.”

Roll of Honour

CASTELLO

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