David Brymor Anthony

Name:Anthony, David Brymor


Born Kidwelly, Carmarthen, educated at Llanelli County School and Aberystwyth University. French teacher at Holloway High School, London. Enlisted 10 RWF 10/1914 as 15985. Commissioned 2/Lt to 13 RWF 27/10/1914, T/Capt 24/02/1915. Disembarked 24/11/1915. Posted 1 RWF and joined Bn 09/07/1917. Wounded Ambrosini 07/04/1918 but remained at duty. Censured by GOC 7 Div 15/08/1918 for refusing to attend a musketry course (given by Capt Freeman) and applied for transfer to another bn. Appointed 7 Div Education Officer on 01/12/1918. Relinquished his commission in 1919.


MC (LG 26/11/1917, 06/04/1918). MC Bar (LG 16/09/1918). Medaglia al Valore Militare (argento) (LG 07/01/1919).

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