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Dan Jarvis

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Official parliamentary portrait, June 2017
Mayor of the Sheffield City Region
Assumed office
4 May 2018
Preceded by Office created
Member of Parliament
for Barnsley Central
Assumed office
3 March 2011
Preceded by Eric Illsley
Majority 3,571 (9.7%)
Personal details
Born
Daniel Owen Woolgar Jarvis

30 November 1972 (1972-11-30) (age 47)
Nottingham, England
Political party Labour
Spouse(s) Caroline Jarvis (2000–2010, her death)
Rachel Jarvis (2013–present)
Children 3
Alma mater Aberystwyth University
Royal Military Academy Sandhurst
King's College London
Military service
Allegiance  United Kingdom
Branch/service  United Kingdom Army
Rank Major
Unit Parachute Regiment
Battles/wars Operation Banner
Kosovo War
Operation Telic
Operation Herrick

Daniel Owen Woolgar Jarvis, MBE (born 30 November 1972) is a British Labour Party politician.

From 1997 to 2011, he was in the Parachute Regiment, before being elected as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Barnsley Central in a by-election in 2011.

He was elected as Mayor of the Sheffield City Region in 2018.

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