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IN THE AFTERMATH OF THE GREAT WAR

 

INDIA 1920s

LIONEL ANTHONY HARBORD

Lieutenant RAF 

Died of wounds at Lahore, India  21 August 1919

Lawrence 1884 - 1881 Son of Reverend Honorary J Harbord, Norfolk Born 19 February 1870 Married 1893 Sophy Mary Therese daughter of H. S. Singleton. Bedfordshire Regiment 1888 special Inspector Egyptian Railways 1899. Lieutenant RAF Uncle of J Harbord died of wounds 10 July 1918 & also uncle of P A A Harbord Killed in Action 1 December 1917

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PHILIP NOEL STEVENSON

Second Lieutenant 109th Indian Infantry

who died on Wednesday 14 January 1920 . Age 19 .

Additional Information: Son of the Rev. Canon I. T. Stevenson and Edith Stevenson, of St. George's College, Quilmes, Buenos Aires. Cemetery: DELHI MEMORIAL (INDIA GATE) India Grave or Reference Panel Number: Face 4  Haileybury Register 1862-1983 Highfield 1915-17 born 4 February 1900 Killed in Action N. W. Frontier

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ROBERT WILLIAM DOUGLAS WILLOUGHBY

Deputy Commissioner , Kheri Oudh

Murdered by fanatic at Kheri, India 26 August 1920

Highfield & Batten 1891.1 - 1896.2  Son of Colonel R. F. Willoughby Born 21 January 1877 Magdalene College Oxford

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J SWINTON

Captain Royal Engineers

who died on Tuesday 7 September 1920 .

Cemetery: KIRKEE 1914-1918 MEMORIAL India Grave or Reference Panel Number: Face B. Haileybury Register 1862-11

ARTHUR JOHN SWINTON

son of R. B. Swinton, of London Melvill 1896-97 born 22 July 1882 died on Service Bombay

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THOMAS ROBERTSON MACLACHLAN

Brigadier General Commander of Bannu Brigade 1919 - 1920

Died at Lahore , India 30 October 1921

USC 1884.2 1887.3 Son of Major General T.J. Maclachlan Born 8 April 1870 Border Regiment 1889,Later 40th Pathans & 92 Punjabis Tibet 1903 -1904, Mentioned in Dispatches NW Frontier 1908 Great War Mesopotamia 1914 - 1917.

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ROBIN LANCASTER BAKER

2nd Lieutenant Skinner's Horse Indian Army

Died on Active Service Waziristan 23 November 1921

ISC 1912.3 - 1918.2 Son of Lieutenant Colonel H. Baker, 73rd Carnatic Infantry. Born 17 April 1897

 

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RONALD AUSTEN BUSS MC 

Captain   1/10th Gurkha Rifles 

died 17th July 1925.

Bartle Frere 1913.1 - 1916.3 Son of G. Buss Canterbury Born 8 February 1899. Indian Army 1917, Arab Rebellion 1920 His brother was killed on HMS Dulverton December 1943

 Grave at Quetta - "Sacred to the memory of Captain R.A. Buss, MC. 1st Battalion 10th Gurkha Rifles. Died at Quetta 17 July 1925 as a result of an accident."  

 

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WALTER JOHN VEZEY

Lieutenant Royal Engineers attached Bombay Sappers & Miners

Killed while flying on duty at Arawali India 4 April 1926

son of P. Vezey born 12 Jan 1901 Batten 1915-18

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CHARLES MICHAEL BROWNE , CMG DSO

Colonel Royal Engineers

Died on service at Bangalore, India 27 August 1929 

USC 1893.1 - 1895.3 Son of Lieutenant colonel C. M. Browne Bengal married Isabel daughter of G. Lovell Nicolay born 27 November 1878. RE 1897 NW Frontier 1901-1902, Waziristan 1902, operations against Dharwesh Khel Waziris. Mentioned in Dispatches,  DSO 1903. France & Flanders with 4 Mentions in Dispatches CMG 1918. Legion of Honour Knight France, Russian Relief Force Archangel 1819. Order of Saint George & Anne, 2nd class (Russia) Colonel 1929

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VYVYAN PROWTING ROBERTS

Captain 16th Light Cavalry

died at Quetta 8th January 1933.

Hailey 1913.2 - 1915.3 Son of Reverend W. P. Roberts, Devon Born 2 October 1899 Married Edith , daughter of Mrs. C. S. Annett  Grave at Quetta - "Sacred to the memory of Captain Vyvyan Prowting Roberts. 16th Light Cavalry. Died Quetta 8 Jan 1933. Aged 33 years."

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OLIVER MORYS RUCK

2nd Lieutenant Indian Army

Died at Jubbulpore, India 30 March 1933 Aged 20

Batten 1926.2 - 1931.2 Son of Lieutenant Colonel O. L. Ruck (Batten 1895.2) Born 28 August 1912 RMC 1931, 2 Lt. Indian Army 1933

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LAWRENCE MARCUS FOX CHAWNER

Indian Police

Died 20 January 1934 Aged 25

Colvin 1922.3 - 1926.2 Son of Major L. C. Chawner, Hampshire Born 29 August 1908 

 

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ERNEST JASPER BRUCE CARGILL

3/14th Punjab Regiment

Drowned in Nageembah Lake, Srinigar 16 August 1934

Hailey 1927.1 - 1931.2 Son of Major R. J. Cargill, Bexhill. born 14 April 1913 RMC 1931 Indian Army 1933

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MICHAEL SWINTON BROWNE

Lieutenant 11th PAVO Cavalry Field Force

Died at Bolarum, India 17 December 1935

Trevelyan 1923.3 - 1928.2 Son of Major F. D. S. Browne (Tr. 1882.3) Born 22 February 1910. RMC 1928, Indian Army 1930

 

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JOHN BERTIE PHILIP SECCOMBE

Major RAMC

Killed on Active service on Indian Frontier November 1936

son of P. J. A. Seccombe Melvill 1913-16

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RONALD NICHOLSON BEATY

Lieutenant Hodgson’s Horse attached Tochi Scouts

Died in Action at Miranshah N W Frontier 8 February 1937

ISC 1924.3 - 1928.3 Son of Colonel Commandant C. A. H. Beatty, CB, CSI, CMG, DSO Born 16 November 1910 Mentioned in Dispatches

 

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ERIC CHARLES LANGFORD HINDE

Lieutenant  Royal Engineers

Killed in Action Waziristan 9 April 1937

Hailey 1926.3 - 1931.2 Son of Lieutenant Colonel H. T. L. Hinde Born 20 March 1913 RMA, RE 1933, Emmanuel College Cambridge Lieutenant 1936

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GEORGE LAWRENCE SCOTT

2nd Lieutenant F F Regiment Indian Army

Killed in Action near Wana, NW Frontier 9 April 1937

ISC 1929.1 - 1933.3 Son of Lieutenant Colonel H. L. Scott, Born 28 February 1915 RMC

 

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OLIVER CHARLES WADE BELLAMY

Lieutenant Dogra Regiment Indian Army

Killed in Action Waziristan 5 October 1937

ISC 1928.3 - 1933.3 Son of Mrs D. Bellamy Born 27 November 1915 RMC Sandhurst, Dogra Regiment 1937

 

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RONALD MARK EATON KING OBE

Major Middlesex Regiment

Died at Dehra Dun 12 March 1938

Edmonstone 1908.2 - 1912.3 Son of E. F. King Born 25 March 1894 Married Kathleen daughter of Major Prendergast, Durban; 2nd Lieutenant Middlesex Regiment 1914, transferred to Indian Army 1917 Captain 9th Gurkhas 1919, Major 1933 NW Frontier1935 OBE Mentioned in Dispatches

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JOHN HERBERT SOMERS KERR GRIFFITH

Lieutenant Commanding 1/4th Bombay Grenadiers

Died in India 22 September 1938

ISC 1927.1 - 1930.2 Son of W. A. Griffiths, Civil secretary to Rear Admiral Gibraltar. Born 30 March 1912

 

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ARTHUR HAROLD MERLIN BEALE

Lieutenant Dogra Regiment

Killed in Action Waziristan 16 March 1939

ISC 1926.3 - 1931.2 Son of Lieutenant Colonel William Beale Indian army Born 20 February 1913 Dogra Regiment 1933 

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G. MORGAN

- Assistant District Officer, Frontier Constabulary, NWFP 

- ambushed by outlaws near Bannu June 1942

Batten 1924.3 - 1928.1 refers to GEOFFREY CHARLES NICHOLL MORGAN, Son of C. H. Morgan, Cardiff Born 6 October 1910 (note the Haileybury Register refers to killed in Action June 1942 - no serviceman G. Morgan on CWGC list for that time hence this policeman may be him)

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HAILEYBURY & UNITED SERVICES COLLEGE

THE YEARS 1920 - 1939

Copyright Haileybury College

Wednesday, March 12, 2003