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David Enrico Omissi

David Enrico Omissi, British historian. Fellow Royal History Society; member Société Jersiaise.


  • Omissi, David Enrico was born on March 30, 1960 in Jersey, United Kingdom. Son of Gino and Alice Omissi.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in History 1st class, University Lancaster, United Kingdom, 1984. Master of Arts in War Studies, King's College, London, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy in War Studies, King's College, London, 1989.


    • Lecturer in history University Edinburgh, Scotland, 1989. Research fellow Nuffield College, Oxford, England, 1989-1992. Lecturer in modern history University Hull, United Kingdom, 1992-1995, senior lecturer modern history United Kingdom, since 1995.

      Consultant Wal to Wal television, Channel 4, London, 1990, Culture Wise, British Broadcasting Corporation Radio 4, London, 1999, British Broadcasting Corporation History Website, 2002.


    • Author: The Sepoy and the Raj: The Indian Army, 1860-1940, 1994. Editor: Indian Voices of the Great War: Soldiers' Letters, 1914-1918, 1999. Co-editor: The Impact of the South African War, 2002, Correspondence of Indian Soldiers on the Western Front, 1914-1918, since 2003.


    Fellow Royal History Society. Member Société Jersiaise.



    Cycle touring, food, wine.


    • father: Gino Omissi
    • mother: Alice Omissi
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    Born March 30, 1960
    (age 57)
    • 1984
      University Lancaster
    • 1986
      King's College
    • 1989
      King's College
    • 1989
      Lecturer, in history University Edinburgh
      Scotland, Connecticut, United States
    • 1989 - 1992
      research fellow, Nuffield College
      Oxford, Mississippi, United States
    • 1992 - 1995
      lecturer, in modern history University Hull