Dennis Ibbotson
Dennis Ibbotson WW2 Para
Dennis Ibbotson  ‎(I741)‎
Given Names: Dennis
Surname: Ibbotson

Gender: MaleMale
      

Birth: 4 December 1920 29 32 Bradgate, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England
Death: 6 August 2002 ‎(Age 81)‎ Age: 81 Moorgate, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England
Personal Facts and Details
Birth 4 December 1920 29 32 Bradgate, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England

Address:
131 Wortley Road

Dennis Ibbotson BCDennis Ibbotson BC


Football 1935 ‎(Age 14)‎ Schoolboy International

Dennis Ibbotson Schoolboy InternationalDennis Ibbotson Schoolboy International


Occupation 1936 ‎(Age 15)‎ Butcher Bradgate, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England

Address:
131 Wortley Road
Phone: ‎5408‎

MilitaryEnlistment
13 March 1941 ‎(Age 20)‎ Age: 20 7395619 Leeds, Yorkshire, England
Address:
131 Wortley Road
Rotherham

Agency: Army
Service Book p1Service Book p1



Service Book p2Service Book p2


Military147 Field Ambulance
23 October 1941 ‎(Age 20)‎ Age: 20 Doagh, Ballyclare, Antrim, N.Ireland

Agency: Royal Army Medical Corp
Army PassArmy Pass


MilitaryParachute Training
10 July 1943 ‎(Age 22)‎ Age: 22 Manchester, Lancashire, England

Agency: Royal Army Medical Corp
Service Book p3Service Book p3


Military255 (Para) Field Ambulance
January 1944 ‎(Age 23)‎ Age: 23
Agency: Royal Army Medical Corp

Note: Back Row; 2nd from left
255 ‎(Para)‎ Field Ambulance255 ‎(Para)‎ Field Ambulance


MilitaryCompasionate Leave
27 March 1944 ‎(Age 23)‎ Age: 23 Death of Father

Agency: Royal Army Medical Corp
Service Book p4Service Book p4


Military5th Parachute Brigade
6 June 1944 ‎(Age 23)‎ 255 Field Ambulance Ranville, France

Agency: Royal Army Medical Corp

Note: "Then at 0050hrs the rumble of dozens of approaching aircraft filled the sky as 5th Brigade paratroops were dropped onto DZ N. By now however the German garrison in Ranville was on full alert and was starting to lob mortars and machine-gun the DZ." ‎(p85 - Red Devils in Normandy - by Georges Bernage)‎.
Military March 1945 ‎(Age 24)‎ Salisbury, Wiltshire, England

Agency: Royal Army Medical Corp

Note: Seated front right
255 ‎(Para)‎ pre Arnham landings255 ‎(Para)‎ pre Arnham landings


MilitaryRhine Crossing
24 March 1945 ‎(Age 24)‎ 255 Field Ambulance Arnham, Netherlands

Agency: Royal Army Medical Corp

Show Details Note: Head south east towards Wesel.
"There was heavy fighting all around the DZs and in Wesel, but by the end of the day, the 6th Airbourne Division had taken all it's objectives in return for about 1,400 casualties among the 7,220 men who dropped that morning" ‎(p162 - True Stories of the Paras - by Robin Hunter)‎.

Military 30 April 1945 ‎(Age 24)‎ 5th Parachute Brigade Wismar, Germany

Agency: Royal Army Medical Corp

Note: Met Russians at Wismar, side of Baltic Sea, european war ended 8th May; VE day.
MarriageReligious Marriage
Mary Manns - 29 May 1945 ‎(Age 24)‎ Husband: 24 Wife: 25 Thrybergh, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England

Address:
St Leonard's

Manns - Ibbotson MCManns - Ibbotson MC



Wedding GroupWedding Group



Mary & Dennis WeddingMary & Dennis Wedding


Football 24 March 1946 ‎(Age 25)‎ Aniversary of Rhine Crossing Semerang, Indonesia

Dutch Army XI v Brigade Soccer XIDutch Army XI v Brigade Soccer XI


Military1yr Extension of duty
24 May 1946 ‎(Age 25)‎ Age: 25
Agency: Royal Army Medical Corp
Extended Tour of dutyExtended Tour of duty



Trip to the CinemaTrip to the Cinema


MilitaryUK Transit Order
8 July 1946 ‎(Age 25)‎ Age: 25 Nee Soon, Singapore

Address:
No1 British Transit Camp

Agency: Royal Army Medical Corp
Transit to UKTransit to UK


MilitaryRecord of Service
16 October 1946 ‎(Age 25)‎ Age: 25 Transfer to Army Reserve

Record of serviceRecord of service



Transfer to Army Reserve p1Transfer to Army Reserve p1



Transfer to Army Reserve p2Transfer to Army Reserve p2



Service Book p5Service Book p5


Occupation November 1946 ‎(Age 25)‎ Master Butcher Bradgate, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England
Address:
131 Wortley Road
Rotherham
Phone: ‎5408‎

Residence between 1956 and 1999 ‎(Age 35)‎ Kimberworth, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England

Address:
Bradgate House Farm

Death 6 August 2002 ‎(Age 81)‎ Age: 81 Moorgate, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England

Address:
Rotherham District General Hospital

Dennis Ibbotson DCDennis Ibbotson DC



Reunited with parents, sister, wife and child.Reunited with parents, sister, wife and child.


Residence between 1999 and 2002 ‎(Age 78)‎ Wickersley, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England

Address:
115 Morthen Road


Note: Dennis lived with his son and daughter - in - law. However, he still had ownership of Bradgate House
Burial 21 August 2002 ‎(15 days after death)‎ Kimberworth, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England

Last Change 15 July 2021 - 11:57:02 - by: Sandra
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Parents Family  (F11)
William Ibbotson
1891 - 1944
Bertha Alice Wilkinson
1888 - 1977
Dennis Ibbotson
1920 - 2002
Bertha "Betty" Ibbotson
1921 - 1987

Immediate Family  (F7)
Mary Manns
1920 - 1994
William Dennis Ibbotson
1947 - 1947
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Notes
Military Back Row; 2nd from left
Military "Then at 0050hrs the rumble of dozens of approaching aircraft filled the sky as 5th Brigade paratroops were dropped onto DZ N. By now however the German garrison in Ranville was on full alert and was starting to lob mortars and machine-gun the DZ." ‎(p85 - Red Devils in Normandy - by Georges Bernage)‎.
Military Seated front right
Military Head south east towards Wesel.
"There was heavy fighting all around the DZs and in Wesel, but by the end of the day, the 6th Airbourne Division had taken all it's objectives in return for about 1,400 casualties among the 7,220 men who dropped that morning" ‎(p162 - True Stories of the Paras - by Robin Hunter)‎.
Military Met Russians at Wismar, side of Baltic Sea, european war ended 8th May; VE day.
Burial of spouse Source - findmypast Yorkshire Memorial Inscriptions Transcriptions
Residence Dennis lived with his son and daughter - in - law. However, he still had ownership of Bradgate House

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Reunited with parents, sister, wife and child.Reunited with parents, sister, wife and child.  ‎(M15)‎
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Dutch Army XI v Brigade Soccer XIDutch Army XI v Brigade Soccer XI  ‎(M89)‎
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Note: Left to right: Ann Elizabeth ‎(nee Grayson)‎ & John William Wilkinson; Bertha ‎(Betty)‎, Bertha Alice ‎(nee Wilkinson)‎, William & Dennis Ibbotson.

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Family with Parents
Father
William Ibbotson ‎(I743)‎
Birth 5 November 1891 20 22 Kimberworth, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England
Death 26 March 1944 ‎(Age 52)‎ Age: 52 Kimberworth, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England
-3 years
Mother
 
Bertha Alice Wilkinson ‎(I768)‎
Birth 28 July 1888 41 40 Masbrough, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England
Death 28 February 1977 ‎(Age 88)‎ Age: 88 Bradgate, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England

Religious Marriage: 9 September 1919 -- Kimberworth, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England
15 months
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Dennis Ibbotson ‎(I741)‎
Birth 4 December 1920 29 32 Bradgate, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England
Death 6 August 2002 ‎(Age 81)‎ Age: 81 Moorgate, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England
11 months
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Sister
Bertha "Betty" Ibbotson ‎(I773)‎
Birth 8 November 1921 30 33 Rotherham, Yorkshire, England
Death 4 October 1987 ‎(Age 65)‎ Kimberworth, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England
Family with Mary Manns
Dennis Ibbotson ‎(I741)‎
Birth 4 December 1920 29 32 Bradgate, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England
Death 6 August 2002 ‎(Age 81)‎ Age: 81 Moorgate, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England
-10 months
Wife
 
Mary Manns ‎(I746)‎
Birth 14 February 1920 38 32 Rotherham, Yorkshire, England
Death 29 September 1994 ‎(Age 74)‎ Age: 74 Kimberworth, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England

Religious Marriage: 29 May 1945 -- Thrybergh, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England
2 years
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Son
William Dennis Ibbotson ‎(I744)‎
Birth 7 August 1947 26 27 Kimberworth, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England
Death 12 August 1947 ‎(Age 5 days)‎ Kimberworth, Rotherham, Yorkshire, England
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Son