Warrant Officer Frederick Owen Birtles served with Royal Army Medical Corps in India in 1930-31 and during WW2. He is entitled to the India General Service (clasp North West Frontier 1930-31), 1939-1945 Star, Africa Star, 1939-1945 War Medal, Defence Medal and the Army Good Conduct and Long Service Medal. His enlistment number was 7258544.
1908 (July-August-Sept) : Born in in Lancashire, United Kingdom
1911 : Listed as living in Barrow in Furness, Lancashire in the UK Census with his mother Annie Lizzie Birtles and his sister Eleanor Birtles. No father in the census document
1929 : Enlisted in the army
1930 : Got married to Daisy Louisa Musgrove (July-August-September)
1931 : Sent in Peshawar with the 2nd Sanitary section, R.A.M.C.. He was a Private
1938-39 : Listed as living in the married quarters of the RAMC Barrack, St-John Ward, City of Wetsminster
1941 : Promoted Warrant Officer class I on September 28th
July 31 st, 1947 : Received his Long Service medal is with gratuity, by then he had been promoted to the rank of Warrant Officer
1950-60 : Listed as living in Wandsworth, Clapham, Clapham ward, Poynders garden with his wife
1968 2nd semester: His wife died
1971 (September-November-December) : Got married to Alice M Timbrell in St George Hanover Square, London, Middlesex
1972 : Died (April -May-June)
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