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historian

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

Background

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.

Career

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.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • 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.

Membership

Fellow Royal History Society. Member Société Jersiaise.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Cycle touring, food, wine.

Connections

father:
Gino Omissi

mother:
Alice Omissi