Orlando William Green

Date of Birth:                1888.
Place of Birth:              Southampton.
Service Number:
Division:                         Mercantile Marine.
Rank:                               Fireman
Ship:                                 H.M.S.Asturias.
Died:                                1917.
Death Location:          English Channel.

Life before The War
Orlando was born in 1888, his parents were Orlando b1862 and Alice b1864.  His father Orlando was born in 1862 in Southampton , he died in 1945 in Southampton,  his mother was Alice Agatha (Humphries) who was born in 1864 in Southampton and died in 1908 in Southampton.

He had 2 brothers Ernest b1893 and Frederick b1890, he also had 2 sisters Alice Agatha b1886 and Edith b1895.

In the census of 1891 Orlando was living a 8 St.Mary’s Street. Southampton with his parents and siblings.

In the 1901 census he ws living at St.Mary’s Street with his parents and siblings.

In 1911 census Orlando was at sea his address was given as 3 Duke Street.Southampton.

He married Daisy Meager in 1916 in Southampton, she was born in 1892 their address was given as 29 Duke Street.Southampton, Daisy died in 1974.

Orlando is buried with his parents in grave B169-44 of Old Hill Lane Cemetary.Southampton.He is also remembered on the Tower Hill Cenotaph and Wall.

Orlando was awarded the Mercantile Marine War Medal.

 

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