Paul was born in 1952 in Worcester , England.
He went to Sandhurst in about 1970, served 5 years in the British Army then joined the Rhodesian army in 1975 to 1978.
Served in 1 Cdo then after being wounded (February 28 th 1976) was transferred to CDT in Inkomo Barracks as the Training Officer. After he finished in the Rhodesian Army, Paul worked for several years for an oil company, looking at potential sites around the world before settling down in Israel and worked on a kibbutz.
Here he got married to a Jewish girl and had one daughter, who is now (2010) doing her national service in the army there.
Paul was killed during his call up in the Israeli Army in 1992.