WW1 Medal Groups
Chaplin Blogg R.N. Romanian Jubilee Medal group, Magic Circle member born Islington
Oswald William Charles Blogg,
British War Medal, Victory Medal, (CHAPN. O.W.C. BLOGG. R.N.) official correction to BWM, Defence Medal, 1939-45 War Medal, King Carol I of Romania Jubilee Medal. Mounted for wear.
Born 1874 in Islington.
Educated Kings College, London. Ordained 1900.
1905 Serving as Chaplain to the Danubian Ports, including the riots in Romania where he saved a sailor from drowning. Present for the Jubilee in 1906.
1907 Commissioned as a Chaplain in the Royal Navy.
1912 Appointed Warden of the Royal Naval Hospital, Chatham.
1914-18 Served as Chaplin of Rio de Janeiro Arch Deacon of Brazil, then as a Chaplain in the RND until he became Navy Chaplain in Queenstown. He saw service in the B.E.F. in Egypt and Mudros.
1929 Appointed Rector of Bishopstoke, Hampshire.
1939-45 Served as a Chaplain of the Fleet Air Arm then in 1944 Chaplin R.A.F.
During his life he wrote several books and was a member of the Magic Circle.
1959 Dies in Cosham, Hampshire.
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