Glossary of abbreviations of titles, etc used in the obituaries index

AbbreviationPeers & CivicAwardsLegalClergyArmed ForcesOther
2nd LtSecond Lieutenant
A/MecAir Mechanic
ABSAble Bodied Seaman
AdmAdmiral
AldmAlderman
ArchdArchdeacon
BdrBombardier
BgdrBrigadier
BEMBritish Empire Medal
BFBell Founder
BHBell Hanger
BishopBishop
BtBaronet
CanonCanon
CaptCaptain
CBEOrder of the British Empire (Commander)
CmdrCommander
ColColonel
CplCorporal
CSMCompany Sergeant Major
DeanDean
DFCDistingushed Flying Cross (Royal Air Force)
DOMMonk
DrDoctor (Medicine and/or academic)
DSODistingushed Service Order (Armed Forces)
EarlEarl
ERAEngine Room Artificer
F/SgtFlight Sergeant
FOFlying Officer
FrFather
FSAFellow, Society of Antiquities
GCaptGroup Captain
GnrGunner
HonHonorable
ISOImperial Service Order
JPJustice of the Peace
KCKing's Counsel
L/CdrLieutenant Commander
L/ColLieutenant Colonel
L/CplLance Coporal
LtGenLieutenant General
LACLeading Aircraftman
LadyDameDame
LordKnightKnight
LSMLeading Seaman
LtLieutenant
Lt GenLieutenant
MajMajor
MBEOrder of the British Empire (Member)
MonMonsignore
MPMember of Parliament
OBEOrder of the British Empire(Officer)
PCPrivy Counsellor
PIPolice Inspector
POPilot Officer or Petty Officer
PrebPrebendary
ProfProfessor (academic)
PSPolice Sergeant
PtePrivate
RAdmRear Admiral
RevdReverand
Revd CanonReverand Canon
RiflemRifleman
RSMRegimental Sergeant Major
Rt RevdRight Reverand (Bishop)
S/SgtStaff Sergeant
SaprSapper
SgtSegeant
SirKnightKnight
StokerStoker
SuptPolice Superindendent
TrpTrooper
VCVictoria Cross
VenVenerable
V RevdVery Reverand (Dean)
WCmdrWing Commander
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