British Army Officers
1939-1945

 

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E.G.H. Abbot   to    G.D.M. Abbotts
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Abbot,
Edward George Henry
E.G.H. Abbot
?
-
2nd Lt. 15.10.1941 [220631]
WS/Lt 01.06.1943
15.10.1941     commissioned, General List [emergency commission]
Abbot,
Frederick Maurice
F.M. Abbot
?
-
2nd Lt. 23.03.1940 [124648]
WS/Lt. 23.09.1941
T/Capt. ?
Hon. Capt. 1945/46 (retd)
23.03.1940     commissioned, The Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment) [emergency commission]
Abbot,
Richard
R. Abbot
?
-
2nd Lt. 13.05.1942 [234773]
WS/Lt. 13.05.1942
T/Capt. 22.09.1943
Education: BSc,
13.05.1942     commissioned, Royal Army Ordnance Corps - MM Branch [emergency commission]
01.10.1942     transferred, Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
(04.1944)     School of Anti-Aircraft Artillery
Abbott,
Albert
A. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt. 05.12.1942 [254722]
WS/Lt. 05.06.1943
Lt. & Paym. 05.06.1944
05.12.1942     commissioned, Royal Army Pay Corps  [emergency commission]
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Abbott,
Albert Leigh
A.L. Abbott
Son of J. Abbott, of Norwood.
Married (05.01.1918, St Margaret's, Westminster, St George Hanover Square district, London) Alice Elizabeth Hudson (1893-1981), daughter of Henry Hudson (1857-), and Emma Lumb (1866-), of London and Leeds; two sons, one daughter (son Capt. Anthony Cecil Abbott, Royall Engineers).
Addresses: 22, Craven Street, Strand, London (1926); 5, Buckingham Place, London SW1 (1947).
(12?).1890
Hendon, Greater London, Middlesex
-
13.12.1952
Dulwich, Camberwell district, London
2nd Lt. 21.08.1915 [25211]
A/Lt. ?
Lt. 01.07.1917, seniority 01.06.1916
A/Capt. 27.05.1917-22.10.1918
A/Maj. 22.10.1918-17.06.1919
Maj. 24.03.1920
Lt.Col. 16.02.1933
Bt. Col. 16.02.1937 [supernumerary 16.02.1939]
Military Cross MC 03.06.1918 HM's birthday; France & Flanders
Territorial Decoration TD ? -
Croix de Guerre (Belgium) CdeG 15.04.1918 ?
Education: SA Travelling Studentship (1913).
Inspector of Housing, Ministry of Health, 1920-1921.
      served as a Corporal in the London Regiment
21.08.1915     commissioned into the London Divisional Engineers
?     transferred to the Corps of Royal Engineers - Territorial Army
(06.1933) - 16.02.1939 Commander Royal Engineers, 56th (1st London) Division [Territorial Army and Supplementary Reserve]
16.02.1939     transferred from the Active List to the Territorial Army Reserve of Officers, Class II
? - 05.11.1943 employed as a Lt.Col.; restored to Brevet rank of Col.
Architect. LRIBA (1925), FRIBA (18.02.1931). He worked for various local authorities in the construction of over 1 ,000 council houses. He later became a popular exponent of 'stock-broker tudor' architecture.
Abbott,
Anthony Cecil
"Tony"
A.C. Abbott

Son of Col. Albert Leigh Abbott (1890-1952), and Alice Elizabeth Hudson (1893-1981).
Brother of Capt. Dennis Leigh Abbott, RE.
From Gerrards Cross.
23.08.1921
Croydon district, London
-
10.03.1992
Brighton, Sussex
2nd Lt. 15.11.1941 [214770]
WS/Lt. 01.10.1942
Lt. 23.03.1946, seniority 23.02.1944 (reld 1946)
T/Capt. 01.11.1945-(04.1946)
Military Cross MC 12.07.1945 NW Europe
Education: Dulwich College (1935-1939); Architectural Association (AADip Hons).
15.11.1941     commissioned, Corps of Royal Engineers [emergency commission to 22.03.1946]
23.03.1946     permanent commission [notification cancelled 18.10.1946]
Senior Designer, BBC Television, since 1962 (Designer, 1954-62). AA, 1946-51; Architects' Dept, LCC; private practice, designing new Kuwait, 1952-54. RDI (1972); RIBA.
Work for television includes: opera: Billy Budd, 1966; Rigoletto, La Bohème, Faust, 1968; Otello, 1969; drama: Horror of Darkness, 1964; Brothers Karamazov, Poet Game, 1965; The Idiot, Somerset Maugham, 1984, Out of the Unknown, Ross, 1966; Richard II, Beyond the Sunrise, 1968; Rembrandt, Vortex, 1969; St Joan, The Tempest, 1970; Traitor, The General's Day, Sextet, 1971; Oh Fat White Woman, The Grievance, The Merchant of Venice, Lady Windermere's Fan, 1972; Caucasian Chalk Circle, Loyalties, Secrets, An Imaginative Woman (film), Twelfth Night, 1973; The Applecart, Forget­Me­Not­Lane, Savages, 1974; A Story to Frighten the Children (film), Look Back in Anger, 1975; 84 Charing Cross Road, A Picture of Dorian Gray, Abide with Me (film), Rogue Male (film), 1976; Heartbreak House, She Fell Amongst Thieves (film), 1977; Beaux Stratagem, Richard II, Julius Caesar, 1978; Crime and Punishment, 1979; Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, The Crucible, The Fatal Spring, 1980; Timon of Athens, Little Eyolf, Baal, 1981; Accounts, 1982; Shibear-Going Home; A Fellow by the Name of (film); Mr Pye (film), 1985; theatre work includes: Hotel in Amsterdam, Time Present, This Story is Yours, Look Back in Anger, 1968; Fidelio (opera), The Marquise, So What About Love, 1969; The Entertainer, 1974; The Exorcism, 1975; Julius Caesar (opera), 1984. Awards: Guild of TV Directors and Producers: Designer of the Year, for The Idiot, 1984, Billy Budd, 1966; Pye Colour Award: Best Colour Prodn, for Otello, 1969; Soc. of Film and TV Arts: Designer of the Year, for Vortex, Rembrandt, 1970.
Abbott,
Arthur Brinsmead
A.B. Abbott
?
-
21.09.2007
Guildford, Surrey
Sgt. ?
2nd Lt. 09.03.1940 [124909]
WS/Lt. 09.09.1941
T/Capt. 09.01.1943
Hon. Capt. 1945/46 (retd)
Territorial Decoration TD 23.01.1947 ?
Croix de Guerre with vermillion star (France) CdeG 1944 ?
09.03.1940     commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission]
      52nd (B.Y.) Heavy Regiment RA
Abbott,
Arthur Charles
A.C. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt. 19.07.1941 [198566]
WS/Lt. 01.10.1942
Lt. 01.11.1946, seniority 01.10.1942
T/Capt. 16.05.1945
Capt. 01.11.1947 (reld 01.07.1959)
Hon. Capt. 01.07.1949
19.07.1941     commissioned, Royal Army Service Corps [emergency commission to 31.10.1946]
01.11.1946     short service commission
01.11.1949     Regular Army Reserve of Officers
01.11.1954     Regular Army Reserve of Officers (Class III)
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Abbott,
Arthur Dare
A.D. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt. 30.03.1942 [229413]
WS/Lt. 01.10.1942
WS/Capt. 21.02.1945
T/Maj. ?
Hon. Maj. 1945/46 (retd)
Territorial Decoration TD 11.06.1948 ?; 2nd clasp
30.03.1942     commissioned, Pioneer Corps [emergency commission]
      joined TA after retirement ?
Abbott,
Barry Atkinson
B.A. Abbott
17.09.1914
Auckland, New Zealand
-
2nd Lt. 30.08.1940 [161522]
WS/Lt. 01.03.1942
Education: Kings College, Auckland; Auckland University College (LL.B, 1938); postgraduate study at Jesus College, Cambridge.
Had just commenced work in the Colonial Service as a cadet in Nigeria when military service in the Second World War (till 1946) interrupted his career.
30.08.1940     commissioned, General List [emergency commission]
In 1954 he became an Administrative Officer and he was also in charge of the local-government wing of the Institute of Administration in the Northern Region of Nigeria.
Abbott,
Bernard
B. Abbott
04.02.1895
-
06.1984
Ludlow, Herefordshire
T/2nd Lt. 28.03.1917-27.09.1918
T/ Lt. 28.09.1918-30.11.1920, 02.07.1923-23.08.1926
Lt. 24.08.1926, seniority 02.07.1923
A/Capt. 12.06.1919-09.11.1919 (demobilized 10.11.1919)
Capt. 02.01.1927
Maj. 02.07.1935
A/Lt.Col. 08.12.1941-07.03.1942
T/Lt.Col. 08.03.1942
A/Col. 11.09.1945
Col. 11.09.1949 (retd 04.02.1952)
British War Medal; Victory Medal
Education: LDS.
      served in the ranks for 1 year 294 days
      served in the Great War (France & Belgium 03.06.1916-31.07.1916, 04.1917-09.1917; wounded)
12.06.1919 - 09.11.1919 company commander, King's Own Scottish Borderers
24.08.1926     commissioned, The Army Dental Corps
? - ? ?
Colonel Commandant, The Royal Army Dental Corps 08.03.1954-[early 1960s?].
Abbott,
Bernard Cyril
B.C. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt. 03.10.1942 [243625]
WS/Lt. 03.04.1943
T/Capt. 01.06.1945
03.10.1942     commissioned, Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers [emergency commission]
Abbott,
Bernard John
B.J. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt. 10.07.1940 [108051]
01.02.1944, seniority 03.09.1939
WS/Lt. 25.01.1941
T/Capt. 25.01.1941
WS/Capt. 19.01.1943
T/Maj. 19.01.1943
T/Lt.Col. ?
Hon. Lt.Col. 26.12.1945 (retd)
      served the Bermuda Volunteer Rifle Corps
10.07.1940     commissioned, The Lincolnshire Regiment [emergency commission] 
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Abbott,
Bryan

B. Abbott
From North Shields.
?
-
TSM ?
2nd Lt. 25.05.1940 [132973]
WS/Lt. ?
T/Capt. ?
WS/Capt. 10.07.1943
A/Maj. ?
T/Maj. 10.07.1943
WS/Maj. ?
T/Lt.Col. ?
Hon. Lt.Col. 10.05.1947 (retd)
Member of the Order of the British Empire MBE 29.03.1945 NW Europe
Mention in Despatches MID 13.01.1944 Middle East
25.05.1940     commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission]
Abbott,
Bryan William
B.W. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt. 17.05.1941 [65947]
WS/Lt. 01.10.1942, backdated 25.08.1942
T/Capt. 25.08.1942
17.05.1941     commissioned, Corps of Royal Engineers [emergency commission]
Abbott,
Cecil James Frederick *
C.J.F. Abbott

* also found as: Frederic
Married ((06?).1923, St Martin district, London) Violet M. Hill.
16.05.1893
Wandsworth, London, Surrey
-
(03?).1978
Bournemouth district, Dorset
2nd Lt. 25.06.1921, seniority 26.09.1916 [21162]
Lt. 26.03.1918
Capt. 01.02.1926 (retd 04.04.1935)
Bt. Maj. 01.09.1939 (RARO)
WS/Maj. 19.06.1943
T/Lt.Col. 19.06.1943
Hon. Lt.Col. 05.09.1945 (retd RARO; age limit)
Member of the Order of the British Empire MBE 11.07.1940 BEF France 40
Military Cross MC 01.01.1919 Italy
      served Great War in the 2nd Battalion The Honourable Artillery Company
25.06.1921     commissioned, The Honourable Artillery Company
27.02.1928 - (03.1931) Adjutant, 5th (Territorial) Battalion The Manchester Regiment
(06.1933)     1st Battalion The Manchester Regiment
      transferred, Regular Army Reserve of Officers, Class II
(1940)     HQ Brest Sub-Area, Manchester Regiment (BEF) (MBE)
(04.1944)     Commandant, Northallerton Military Prison and Detention Barracks
Abbott,
Charles Sidney
C.S. Abbott
Son of Sidney Abbott, and Gertrude Ralph.
Married ((12?).1941, Don Valley district, West Riding of Yorkshire) Cicely Lax, of South Tottenham, Middlesex.
(03?).1918
Doncaster district, Lincolnshire / Nottinghamshire / West Riding of Yorkshire
-
06.09.1944
(KIA) [age 26]
[Cassino Memorial, panel 5]
2nd Lt. 12.04.1941 [180919]
WS/Lt. 01.10.1942
Edcuation: BA.
12.04.1941     commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission]
06.06.1944     transferred, The Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment)
? - 06.09.1944 9th Battalion The Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment) (Italy [killed in action])
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Abbott,
Cyril Douglas
C.D. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt. 14.11.1942 [252913]
WS/Lt. 14.05.1943
14.11.1942     commissioned, Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers [emergency commission]
Abbott,
Cyril John Milford
C.J.M. Abbott
Son of Mrs Graham, Woodleigh, Worksop, Nottinghamshire.
Married ((09?).1935, Tiverton district, Devon / Somerset) Amy C. Quick.
26.11.1909
Redruth district, Cornwall
-
29.09.1975
Great Dunmow, Chelmsford district, Essex
2nd Lt. 10.05.1939 [...]
WS/Lt. 09.10.1940
T/Capt. 10.12.1940
WS/Capt. 04.03.1944
T/Maj. ?
Hon. Maj. 1945/46 (retd)
Education: Uppingham School (Constables House; 05.1923-07.1927); University of Sheffield (LL.M, 1933).
Solicitor.
      late Cadet-Corporal, Uppingham School Contingent, Junior Division, OTC
10.05.1939     commissioned, Royal Army Service Corps - Territorial Army
24.08.1939     mobilized TA
Abbott,
David Adrian
D.A. Abbott
?
-

2nd Lt.
19.10.1940 [153286]
WS/Lt.
19.04.1942
T/Capt.
?
Hon. Capt.
1945/46 (retd)
19.10.1940


commissioned, The South Lancashire Regiment (The Prince of Wales's Volunteers) [emergency commission]
Abbott,
David Higgs
D.H. Abbott
Son of ... Abbott, and ... Higgs.
03.08.1924
Ripon district, Yorkshire
-
11.1993
Canterbury district, Kent
Cadet
? [1116968]
2nd Lt.
18.12.1943 [302815]
WS/Lt.
18.06.1944
18.12.1943


commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission]
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Abbott,
Dennis Leigh [Charles]
D.L. Abbott
Son of Col. Albert Leigh Abbott (1890-1952), and Alice Elizabeth Hudson (1893-1981).
Brother of Lt. Anthony Cecil Abbott, RE.
Married 1st ((12?).1947, Camberwell district, London) Joan Ellen Boddie (1922? - 20.10.1962); ond son.
Married 2nd ((09?).1965, Weston-super-Mare district, Somerset) Evelyn J. Burston.
05.1920
Croydon district, London
-
2nd Lt. 23.11.1940 [158200]
WS/Lt. 23.05.1942 (reld > 04.1946, < 04.1947)
T/Capt. 07.09.1944-(04.1946)
Mentioned in Despatches MID 10.05.1945 NW Europe
Efficiency Medal (Territorial) EM 12.08.1949 -
Knight, Order of Oranje-Nassau with swords (Netherlands) OON 18.07.1947 Holland 09.44-03.45 [recommendation available upon request]
Education: Dulwich College (1933-1937).
23.11.1940     commissioned, Corps of Royal Engineers [emergency commission]
1944 - 1945 Second-in-Command, 72nd Field Company RE (NW Europe) (Knight of the Order of Oranje-Nassau with swords)
Abbott,
Douglas Bramwell
D.B. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
11.07.1942 [240023] 1580b
WS/Lt.
11.01.1943
T/Capt.
15.10.1945
11.07.1942


commissioned, Royal Army Service Corps [emergency commission]
Abbott,
Douglas Charles
D.C. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
31.03.1943 [286821]
WS/Lt.
? (retd 14.05.1945)
31.03.1943


commissioned, Territorial Army Reserve of Officers, Special List (for service with the Army Cadet Force, Surrey)
Abbott,
Douglas George Charles
D.G.C. Abbott
Married ((09?).1932, Bodmin district, Cornwall) Vera G. Hutchings.
?
-
Lt. 15.04.1941 [181975]
WS/Capt. 28.02.1942
T/Maj. 28.02.1942
Hon. Maj. 1945/46 (retd)
Capt. 01.10.1946, seniority 28.02.1942
Mentioned in Despatches MID 04.04.1946 NW Europe
15.04.1941     commissioned, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry [emergency commission]
21.08.1942     transferred to the Royal Army Ordnance Corps - Administrative Branch
01.10.1946     short service commission
(1947)     served at Singapore
Road Safety Organiser, Bexhill Borough Council, 1961.
Abbott,
Douglas Henry
D.H. Abbott
?
-
Cadet
? [7664711]
2nd Lt.
06.11.1943 [67330]
WS/Lt.
06.05.1944
06.11.1943


commissioned, Royal Army Service Corps [emergency commission]
Abbott,
Douglas William David
D.W.D. Abbott
Son of ... Abbott, and ... McLaughlan.
07.09.1916
Braintree district, Essex
-
12.1995
Weymouth district, Dorset
2nd Lt.
19.07.1941 [198288] 554a
WS/Lt.
01.10.1942
T/Capt.
16.09.1944
19.07.1941


commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission]
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Abbott,
E H
E.H. Abbott
?
-
WS/Sjt.Maj.
02.12.1939 [...]
02.12.1939


Warrant Officer, Class I - Artillery Clerk [Royal Regiment of Artillery]
Abbott,
Edward James
E.J. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
22.05.1943 [288386]
WS/Lt.
22.11.1943
22.05.1943


commissioned, Royal Army Service Corps [emergency commission]
Abbott,
Edward Walter
E.W. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
23.06.1941 [191669]
WS/Lt.
25.01.1942
T/Capt.
18.11.1943
Hon. Capt.
1945/46 (retd)
23.06.1941


commissioned, Royal Army Ordnance Corps - Administrative Branch [emergency commission]
23.05.1942


transferred, Pioneer Corps
Abbott,
Francis Louis
F.L. Abbott
Son of ... Abbott, and ... Squire.
12.10.1913
Wandsworth district, London
-
01.2005
South Somerset
2nd Lt.
27.07.1940 [140009]
WS/Lt.
27.01.1942
T/Capt.
16.07.1943-(04.1944),
08.04.1945-(04.1946)
Solicitor, 11.1938.
27.07.1940


commissioned, The Middlesex Regiment (Duke of Cambridge's Own) [emergency commission]
(1943?)
-
(1944?)
served 2nd/7th Battalion The Middlesex Regiment
[admitted to 2nd Field Ambulance 25.01.1944 and evacuated to Naples by hospital ship; rejoined 08.02.1944 from No. 1 Reception Camp]
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Abbott,
Frank Clarence
F.C. Abbott
Son of ... Abbott, and ... Burley.
09.08.1918
Yarmouth district, Norfolk
-
(09?).1980
Colchester district, Essex
2nd Lt.
12.07.1941 [197310]
WS/Lt.
01.10.1942
Hon. Capt.
01.07.1948 (retd; to TARO)
12.07.1941


commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission]
01.07.1948


transferred from the Active List to the Territorial Army Reserve of Officers
Abbott,
Frederick George
F.G. Abbott
?
-
Gnr.
?
2nd Lt.
12.07.1939 [...]
WS/Lt.
12.01.1941
T/Capt.
02.04.1942
Hon. Capt.
1945/46 (retd)
Military Cross MC
?
?



late Cadet, Brighton College Contingent, Junior Division, OTC
12.07.1939


commissioned into the Royal Artillery - Territorial Army
24.08.1939


mobilized TA
Abbott,
Frederick George
F.G. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
30.05.1942 [235062]
WS/Lt.
30.11.1942
30.05.1942


commissioned, Reconnaissance Corps - Royal Armoured Corps [emergency commission]
Abbott,
G
G. Abbott
?
-
WS/Staff Sjt.Maj. 21.10.1941 [...]
21.10.1941


Warrant Officer, Class I [Royal Army Service Corps]
Abbott,
Geoffrey George
G.G. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
06.03.1943 [267419]
WS/Lt.
06.09.1943
Hon. Lt.
1945/46 (retd)
06.03.1943


commissioned, Royal Army Service Corps [emergency commission]
Abbott,
Geoffrey Walter
G.W. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
21.02.1942 [226994]
WS/Lt.
01.10.1942
21.02.1942


commissioned, Royal Army Service Corps [emergency commission]
Abbott,
George Cave
"Jim"
G.C. Abbott
Son of George Hodson Abbott (1878-), and Esther Jackson.
21.06.1914
Grantham district, Leicestershire / Lincolnshire
-
11.2008 still alive
2nd Lt.
08.11.1941 [214854]
WS/Lt.
01.10.1942 (reld > 04.1946)
T/Capt.
10.07.1943-(04.1946)
08.11.1941


commissioned, Royal Army Ordnance Corps - Administrative Branch [emergency commission]
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Abbott,
George Charles
G.C. Abbott
05.06.1911
-
04.1986
Greenwich district, London
Lt. QM
25.09.1941 [211992]
[emergency commission]
Lt. QM
14.09.1948 [permanent commission]
Capt. QM
01.08.1946, seniority 25.09.1944 [emergency commission]
Capt. QM
14.09.1948 [permanent commission]
Maj. QM
19.08.1953
Lt.Col. QM
07.12.1959 (retd 05.06.1966)
Mentioned in Despatches MID
24.08.1944
Italy
Long Service and Good Conduct Medal LSGCM
03.10.1947
?



served in the ranks for 13 years 238 days



served as Warrant Officer, Class I for 1 year 93 days
25.09.1941


commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission to 31.07.1946]
01.08.1946


short service commission
14.09.1948


permanent commission
Abbott,
George Frederick
G.F. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
25.09.1943 [294632]
WS/Lt.
25.09.1943
Hon. Lt.
1945/46 (retd)
25.09.1943


commissioned, Royal Army Medical Corps - Non-Medical Section [emergency commission]
Abbott,
George William
G.W. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
15.07.1941 [199840]
WS/Lt.
01.10.1942
T/Capt.
24.10.1945



served as Sergeant, Royal Engineers
15.07.1941


commissioned, General List [emergency commission]
Abbott,
Graham Sharrah
G.S. Abbott (Photo courtesy of Mrs Elizabeth East-Robinson)
Son of Stanley Charles Abbott (1890-1953), and Marion Alice Sharrah (1889-1961), of Wimbledon.
Married (05.11.1938, Surrey North Eastern district) Sybil Mary Furneaux (18.08.1912 - 2001), daughter of John Dunster Furneaux (1879-1950), and Rose Caroline Price (1880-1935), of Fulham; three daughters.
17.07.1915
Wandsworth district, London
-
24.09.1994
Cobham, Surrey Northern district, Surrey
2nd Lt. 05.02.1936 [66818]
Lt. 05.02.1939
WS/Capt. 06.04.1940
Capt. 18.09.1945, seniority 24.08.1939
A/Maj. 1940?
T/Maj. 25.11.1942-(04.1946)
WS/Maj. 14.12.1945 (reld > 04.1946, < 08.1946)
T/Lt.Col. 1945?
Hon. Lt.Col. > 04.1946, < 08.1946
Mentioned in Despatches MID 20.12.1940 BEF France 39-40
Mentioned in Despatches MID 11.01.1945 Italy
Territorial Decoration TD 21.04.1950 & 1st clasp
Education: King's College School, Wimbledon.
     

late Cadet C.S.M., King's College School Contingent, Junior Division, Officer Training Corps

05.02.1936 - (01.1938) commissioned, 5th Battalion East Surrey Regiment - Territorial Army
1938?     transferred to the Royal Artillery - Territorial Army
(01.1939) - (1944?) 57th (East Surrey) Anti-Tank Regiment RA [mobilized TA 24.08.1939]
(1940)     commanded a battery in France (BEF) (despatches)
1942 - (1944?) Second-in-Command (served in Western Desert & Italy)
1945     Commanding Officer, 13th Anti-Tank Regiment RA (Italy) (despatches)
1946     Commanding Officer, 381st (East Surrey) Light Regiment RA (TA)
? - 17.07.1965 Territorial Army Reserve of Officers [attained age limit]
Member, Wimbledon Borough Council, 1953-1955. Justice of the Peace (JP), Surrey, 1963.
Published: An outline history of 57th (East Surrey) Anti-Tank Regiment Royal Artillery 1939-1945 (1945)
Abbott,
H J
H.J. Abbott

not in Army List ?

?
-
2nd Lt.
? [108159]
WS/Maj.
?
T/Lt.Col.
?
Hon. Lt.Col.
26.12.1945 (retd)



commissioned, Lincolnshire Regiment
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Abbott,
Harold Dickenson
H.D. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
28.11.1942 [253526]
WS/Lt.
28.05.1943 (retd 1945/46)
28.11.1942


commissioned, Corps of Royal Engineers [emergency commission]
Abbott,
Harold Stanley
H.S. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
11.02.1940 [121932]
WS/Lt.
11.08.1941
T/Capt.
08.02.1944
11.02.1940


commissioned, The Middlesex Regiment (Duke of Cambridge's Own) [emergency commission]
08.02.1944
-
(04.1944)
Assistant Instructor, Small Arms School (Netheravon Wing)
17.07.1944
-
(04.1946)
Adjutant, Infantry Heavy Weapons School, Netheravon
Abbott,
Henry James
H.J. Abbott
11.10.1894
-
died between 02.1967 and 02.1985
Lt. QM
17.10.1939 [102147]
WS/Capt. QM
01.11.1942
Capt. QM
17.10.1945
Maj. QM
15.10.1946 (retd 11.10.1949)
Meritorious Service Medal; 1914 Star & Clasp; British War Medal; Victory Medal



served Great War in France & Belgium 17.09.1914-09.07.1915 & 26.01.1916-11.11.1918 (wounded)



served in the ranks for 14 years 179 days; served as Warrant Officer, Class II for 6 years 233 days; served as Warrant Officer, Class I for 5 years 82 days
17.10.1939


commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery
Abbott,
Henry Linford
H.L. Abbott
?
-
Lt.
15.02.1941 [168550]
T/Capt.
21.09.1945
15.02.1941


commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission]
Abbott,
Henry Ridley
H.R. Abbott
Son of ... Abbott, and ... Davis.
12.06.1911
King's Norton district, Staffordshire / Warwickshire / Worcestershire
-
09.1992
Worcester district, Worcestershire
2nd Lt.
29.01.1941 [168919]
WS/Lt.
02.04.1942
T/Capt.
02.04.1942
WS/Capt.
28.02.1944
T/Maj.
28.02.1944
Education: University of Birmingham (BSc, 1932).



served as a Trooper, Royal Armoured Corps
29.01.1941


commissioned, Army Educational Corps [emergency commission]
      Commandant, Army School of Education, Maymyo, Burma
Head, Darwen Grammar School. Assistant Master, Goole Grammar School.
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Abbott,
Henry Tudor
H.T. Abbott
Son of ... Abbott, and ... Sherwood.
02.06.1918
Wallinford district, Berkshire / Oxfordshire
-
12.2001

Oxford district, Oxfordshire
2nd Lt.
22.10.1939 [108227]
Lt.
22.04.1941
A/Capt.
08.02.1941-07.05.1941
T/Capt.
08.05.1941-29.03.1942, 01.06.1942-03.11.1944
WS/Capt.
04.11.1944
Capt.
01.07.1946
A/Maj.
10.01.1944-15.02.1944, 11.09.1944-03.11.1944
T/Maj.
04.11.1944-01.06.1952
Maj.
02.06.1952
Lt.Col.
16.08.1959 (retd 13.03.1962)



served in the ranks for 2 years 200 days
22.10.1939


commissioned, Royal Army Service Corps
Abbott,
the Reverend Herbert Alldridge
H.A. Abbott (Photo courtesy of Gillian Sykes)
Son of Benjamin Charles Abbott.
Married (04.08.1909, St Peter, Blackburn, Lancashire) Gabriella van der Weegen (1883? - 06.02.1958), daughter of Franciscus Henricus van der Weegen (1851-1930), and Sophia Plompen (1856-); one son, one daughter.
16.03.1881
Marylebone, London
-
31.12.1962
Lelant Nursing Home, Mannamead, Plymouth, Devon
[buried at churchyard at Lanhydrock, Bodmin, Cornwall]
2nd Lt. 25.11.1942 [21053]
WS/Lt. 25.05.1944
A/Col. 1946?
Member of the Order of the British Empire MBE 13.06.1946 HM's birthday 46
Defence Medal Def M - -
King Goerge V Silver Jubilee Medal 1935 Jub M 1935 -
Cadet Forces Medal CFM - & clasp
Cadet Long Service Award
Education: King's College, London; Queens' College, Cambridge (Exhibitioner). BA 1904, MA 1907, Hist. Tripos Parts I and II.
Tutor and Lecturer, Training College, Chester, 1906-1908; Assistant Master, Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, Blackburn, 1908-1911; Headmaster, Eggars Grammar School, Alton, Hants., 1911-1918; Headmaster Palmer's School, Grays, Essex, 1918-1946. Deacon, 1909; Priest, 1910.
      Royal Fusiliers, 1899-1903; Captain
1st VB Hampshire Regt; Executive Officer National Reserves, 1914
25.11.1942     commissioned, Territorial Army Reserve of Officers - Special List (for service with Army Cadet Force - Essex)
Essex Cadet Committee, 1918-1946; Colonel TARO and OC Palmer's School Cadet AA Regt. RA (formerly 10th Cadet Bn Essex Regt), 1919-1950; Hon. Colonel of Essex Army Cadet Force, 1950; OC No. 2 Company, National Defence Companies, 6th Bn Essex Regt, 1936-1939; Attached to 2nd Bn Coldstream Guards, 1921. District Commissioner Boy Scouts Assoc., 1919-1934; Chairman Thurrock Youth Committee, 1940-1946; President Thurrock Sea Cadet Corps since 1940 and Chairman, 1940-1946; Chaplain 106 (Orsett Hundred) Squadron ATC; Organised and conducted first Schoolboy Party to Canada, 1926 (Life) FRHistS 1907; Founder Vice-President (1930-1931) and Pres. (1931-1932) Thurrock Rotary Club; Vice-President (Grays Branch) British Legion; Member Headmasters' Conference since 1926; Member Inc. Assoc. of Headmasters since 1911. Prebendary of Marney (or Mornays) in Prebendal Church of St Endellion, Cornwall, June 1946-December 1958, and Vicar of Lanhydrock, Bodmin, Cornwall, September 1946-December 1958, resigned.
Abbott,
Jack Reuben
J.R. Abbott
07.11.1905
-
(09?).1982
Watford district, Hertfordshire
RQMS
?
Lt. QM
24.07.1940 [147828]
WS/Capt. QM
24.07.1943
Member of the Order of the British Empire MBE
30.12.1941
Middle East 41
Mentioned in Despatches MID
05.04.1945
Burma / India
24.07.1940


commissioned, The West Yorkshire Regiment (The Prince of Wales's Own) [emergency commission]
Abbott,
James
J. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
13.08.1942 [242357]
WS/Lt.
13.02.1943
13.08.1942


commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission]
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Abbott,
James
J. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
28.06.1941 [193673]
WS/Lt.
28.06.1941
T/Capt.
07.06.1943
Hon. Capt.
1945/46 (retd)
28.06.1941


commissioned, The Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment) [emergency commission]
Abbott,
Jerrold Roscoe
J.R. Abbott
Son of Jerrold Abbott (1881-1946), and Amy Constance Roscoe (1884-1973).
Married ((09?).1939, Warwick district, Warwickshie) Dorothy Floyd; one son, one daughter.
18.04.1914
Ashbourne district, Derbyshire / Staffordshire
-
09.1988
Clwyd
2nd Lt.
26.05.1934 [62957]
Lt.
26.05.1937 [Suppl. Reserve]
Lt.
26.05.1944 [RARO]
T/Capt.
13.10.1940
     

late Officr Cadet, Bangor University College Contingent, Senior  Division, Officer Training Corps

26.05.1934


commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery - Supplementary Reserve, Category B
(01.1939)


2nd Medium Regiment RA (Longmoor)
24.08.1939


mobilized
(04.1944)


specially employed
26.05.1944


transferred to the Regular Army Reserve of Officers
Abbott,
John Alexander
J.A. Abbott
?
-
Cadet
? [11400075]
2nd Lt.
20.11.1943 [300919]
WS/Lt.
20.11.1943
T/Capt.
14.08.1945
20.11.1943


commissioned, Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers [emergency commission]
Abbott,
John Bertram
J.B. Abbott
?
-
Lt.
05.10.1943 [294836]
WS/Capt.
05.10.1945
05.10.1943


commissioned, Royal Army Veterinary Corps [emergency commission]
Abbott,
John Douglas
J.D. Abbott
?
-
Lt.
08.01.1944 [306033]
WS/Capt.
08.01.1945
Education: MB
08.01.1944


commissioned, Royal Army Medical Corps [emergency commission]
Abbott,
J F
J.F. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt. ? []
Lt. ?
T/Capt. 22.04.1916
A/Maj. 16.06.1919-10.07.1919
Maj. 17.10.1927
Military Cross MC ? ?
?     commissioned, Indian Army
22.04.1916 -   Company Commander, 1/8th Gurkha Rifles
16.06.1919 - 10.07.1919 Second-in-Command, 3/8th Gurkha Rifles
> 06.1933 - < 01.1937 retired from the Indian Army
02.07.1940    

having attained the age limit of liability to recall, ceases to belong to the Indian Regular Reserve of Officers

08.08.1940     retired officer, re-employed [Royal Regiment of Artillery]
Abbott,
John Freeman
J.F. Abbott
29.03.1916
-
04.2002
Gloucester district, Gloucestershire
2nd Lt.
15.05.1943 [276919]
WS/Lt.
15.11.1943
15.05.1943


commissioned, Royal Army Service Corps [emergency commission]
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Abbott,
John George Herbert
J.G.H. Abbott
Married ((06?).1916, Basingstoke district, Berkshire / Hampshire) Madeleine Stubbs.
(09?).1892
Wellingborough district, Bedfordshire / Northamptonshire
-
2nd Lt.
12.03.1943 [...]
12.03.1943


commissioned, Territorial Army Reserve of Officers - Special List (for service with the Army Cadet Force - Hampshire & the Isle of Wight)
Abbott,
John Hallen
J.H. Abbott
Son of ... Abbott, and ... Hills.
02.02.1919
Ecclesall Bierlow district, Derbyshire / West Riding of Yorkshire
-
03.2001
Salisbury district, Wiltshire
2nd Lt.
21.06.1942 [235613]
WS/Lt.
21.12.1942
A/Capt.
04.12.1943
T/Capt.
04.03.1944
21.06.1942


commissioned, Corps of Royal Engineers [emergency commission]
Abbott,
John Jennings
J.J. Abbott

Son of William Herbert and Alice Abbott, of Knowle, Warwickshire.
23.09.1900
-
22.04.1940
(KIA)
[Brookwood Memorial, panel 11, column 2]
2nd Lt.
24.12.1920 [17828]
Lt.
24.12.1922
Capt.
08.06.1935 (retd 01.03.1938)
Capt.
07.01.1939, army seniority 16.04.1936, regimental seniority 22.02.1936
Maj.
23.06.1939
24.12.1920


commissioned, The Worcestershire Regiment
(03.1931)


1st Battalion The Worcestershire Regiment (Plymouth)
(06.1933)


2nd Battalion The Worcestershire Regiment (Malta)
(01.1937)


2nd Battalion The Worcestershire Regiment (Sialkot)
07.01.1939


transferred from  the Regular Army Reserve of Officers to the Active List

-
22.04.1940
1st Battalion The Worcestershire Regiment (missing in action)
Abbott,
John James William
J.J.W. Abbott
Married ((12?).1945, Lambeth district, London) Irene M. Bellchambers.
?
-
Cadet
? [14324765]
2nd Lt.
27.01.1944 [303037]
WS/Lt.
28.07.1944
27.01.1944


commissioned, The Middlesex Regiment (Duke of Cambridge's Own) [emergency commission]
Abbott,
John Lancelot Stutely
J.L.S. Abbott
Son of Reginald F.S. Abbott, and Minnie Reffell.
Married 1st ((06?).1937, Surrey North Eastern district, Surrey) Araminta Barbara Langhorne (16.10.1914 - (06?).1980).
Married 2nd (10.1985, Chichester district, Sussex) Olwen S. Hall.
05.05.1913
Godstone district, Surrey
-
30.11.2003
Chichester district, Sussex
Cadet ? [1929304]
2nd Lt. 05.09.1943 [292527]
WS/Lt. 05.03.1944 (reld < 04.1947)
T/Capt. 24.02.1945-(04.1946)
Mentioned in Despatches MID 04.04.1946 NW Europe
05.09.1943     commissioned, Corps of Royal Engineers [emergency commission]
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Abbott,
John Nesbitt White
J.N.W. Abbott
Married ((12?).1949, Westminster district, London) Romaney K. Rawlins.
?
-
2nd Lt.
05.07.1939 [92085]
WS/Lt.
27.04.1941
T/Capt.
27.04.1941-..., 06.07.1945-...
Mentioned in Despatches MID
24.06.1943
Middle East 42



late Cadet, Eton College Contingent, Junior Division, OTC
05.07.1939


commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery - Territorial Army
24.08.1939


mobilized TA
Abbott,
John Paul Fenwick
J.P.F. Abbott
07.05.1920
-

02.1990 still alive
2nd Lt.
09.03.1940 [124878]
WS/Lt.
09.09.1941
Lt.
10.09.1949, seniority 07.11.1942
A/Capt.
10.03.1943-09.06.1943
T/Capt.
10.06.1943-04.02.1946
Capt.
01.11.1946, seniority 05.02.1946
[short service commission]
Capt.
10.09.1949, seniority 07.05.1947
[permanent commission]
A/Maj.
12.10.1945-01.12.1945, 27.01.1946-04.02.1946
T/Maj.
05.02.1946-22.05.1946, 25.09.1951-06.05.1954
Maj.
07.05.1954
T/Lt.Col.
23.04.1962-27.05.1962
Lt.Col.
28.05.1962
Col.
31.12.1966 (retd 27.04.1974)
Commander of the Order of the British Empire CBE
01.01.1969
Malaya

Efficiency Medal, 2nd clasp (28.11.1947)
Education: psc



served in the ranks for 308 days
09.03.1940


commissioned, The Royal Warwickshire Regiment [emergency commission to 31.10.1946]
(04.1944)
-
(04.1946)
on the special list of The King's African Rifles
20.01.1945
-
02.05.1945
GSO3 (Operations), Area HQ, East Asia Command
26.05.1945
-
11.10.1945
Staff Captain, ... Infantry Brigade, South East Asia Command
12.10.1945
-
01.12.1945
Brigade Major, ...
27.12.1945
-
10.02.1946
Deputy Assistant Adjutant & Quartermaster-General (DAA&QMG), ...
23.05.1946
-
31.01.1947
Staff Captain, HQ, Western Command
01.11.1946


short service commission
01.02.1947
-
04.08.1948
BAS France
06.09.1948
-
12.1948
HQ, British Army of the Rhine
10.09.1949


commissioned into the Royal Army Ordnance Corps [permanent commission]
04.09.1950
-
24.09.1951
Staff Captain, War Office
25.09.1951
-
25.03.1953
Deputy Assistant Director of Ordnance Services (DADOS)
25.04.1955
-
24.04.1957
Deputy Assistant Quartermaster General (DAQMG), General HQ, Middle East Land Forces
23.08.1957
-
01.03.1960
DADOS, War Office
15.11.1960
-
22.04.1962
DAA&QMG, BAS, USA
23.04.1962
-
09.07.1963
AQMG (Logistics), BAS, Washington
19.09.1965
-
24.03.1968
Director of Ordnance Services, Ministry of Defence, Federation of Malaysia
Abbott,
J R
J.R. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
? [49086]
T/Lt.
?
T/Capt.
11.07.1916
Capt.
13.10.1920
Capt. TARO
01.06.1916

AMIEE




commissioned, Corps of Royal Engineers (?)
(1916)
-
(1920)
served with Tyne Electrical Engineers



transferred to the Territorial Army Reserve of Officers, Class II
26.03.1940


transferred from Anti-Aircraft Battalion (TARO)
Abbott,
John Richard
J.R. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
27.06.1940 [136324]
Paym. Lt.
27.12.1941
Hon. Lt.
1945/46 (retd)
27.06.1940


commissioned, Royal Army Pay Corps [emergency commission]
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Abbott,
John Robert
J.R. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
03.12.1943 [298958]
WS/Lt.
03.06.1945
03.12.1943


commissioned, Territorial Army Reserve of Officers - Special List (for service with the Army Cadet Force, York (West Riding))
Abbott,
John Rupert
J.R. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
13.01.1941 [163837]
WS/Lt.
13.07.1942
T/Capt.
01.01.1944
13.01.1941


commissioned, Corps of Royal Engineers [emergency commission]
Abbott,
Kenneth David George
K.D.G. Abbott
Married; one son, one daughter.
17.10.1910
Worcester, Worcestershire
-
26.08.1971
Manchester district, Lancashire
Lt.
10.03.1940 [127185]
WS/Capt.
10.03.1941
T/Maj.
22.12.1943
WS/Maj.
08.04.1945
T/Lt.Col.
?
Hon. Lt.Col.
1945/46 (retd)
Mentioned in Despatches MID
19.07.1945
Italy
Education: St Edmund's School, Canterbury; Manchester University (MCRS Eng, LRCP Lond. 1937); D. Obst. RCOG 1947.
After house appointments at the Royal Infirmary and Withington Hospital, Manchester. he spent a year at Booth Hall Children's Hospital as assistant medical officer.
10.03.1940


commissioned, Royal Army Medical Corps [emergency commission]
      served at Dunkirk, Burma & India
After the war he returned to Withington Hospital as assistant obstetrical officer and took the diploma in obstetrics in 1947. The following year he went into partnership in general practice at Altrincham.
Abbott,
Kenneth Edgar Lucas
K.E.L. Abbott
Son of ... Abbott, and ... Lucas.
Married 1st ((09?).1941, Bradford district, Yorkshire) Thelma D. Wright.
Married 2nd ((03?).1948, Surrye Mid Eastern district) Irene R. Abbott (née McCarthy).
18.08.1916
Epsom district, Surrey
-
06.2006
Plymouth district, Devon
2nd Lt.
28.06.1941 [194730]
WS/Lt.
01.10.1942
T/Capt.
02.03.1943
28.06.1941


commissioned, Royal Army Service Corps [emergency commission]
Abbott,
Kenneth Martin Rennison
K.M.R. Abbott
Married ((06?).1937, Hammersmith district, London) Kathleen F. Taylor.
15.04.1912
Edmonton district, Essex / Hertfordshire / Middlesex
-
(09?).1979
Enfield district, Middlesex
2nd Lt.
14.03.1943 [277938]
WS/Lt.
19.09.1943
A/Capt.
09.09.1943
T/Capt.
1944?
Hon. Capt.
14.05.1945 (retd; disability)
14.03.1943


commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission]
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Abbott,
Kenneth Michael
K.M. Abbott
?
-
Cadet
? [5127504]
2nd Lt.
20.11.1943 [300541]
WS/Lt.
20.05.1944
Lt. TA
01.05.1947, seniority 08.09.1946
20.11.1943


commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission]
01.05.1947


transferred to the Army Air Corps - Territorial Army
Abbott,
Leslie
L. Abbott
?
-
Cadet
? [14252258]
2nd Lt.
19.09.1943 [293707]
WS/Lt.
?
WS/Capt.
01.11.1945 (retd 1945/46)
Mentioned in Despatches MID
08.11.1945
NW Europe
19.09.1943


commissioned, Royal Armoured Corps [emergency commission]
Abbott,
Leslie Herbert Ronald
L.H.R. Abbott
Son of ... Abbott, and ... Goldsack.
Married ((06?).1943, Bromley district, London / Kent) Beryl G. Bent.
(06?).1915
Dover district, Kent
-
2nd Lt.
24.04.1943 [271569]
WS/Lt.
24.10.1943
T/Capt.
03.06.1945
Hon. Capt.
17.05.1947 (retd)
24.04.1943


commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission] 
Abbott,
Lionel
L. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
09.08.1941 [203179]
WS/Lt.
01.10.1942
A/Capt.
21.12.1942
09.08.1941


commissioned, Corps of Royal Signals [emergency commission]
?


transferred to the Corps of Royal Engineers
Abbott,
Lionel Edward Stanley
L.E.S. Abbott
Son of ... Abbott, and ... Humphreys.
Married ((06?).1939, Acle district, Norfolk) Georgina J. Revell.
03.06.1914
Salford district, Lancashire
-
03.1998
Cheltenham district, Gloucestershire
2nd Lt.
15.02.1941 [170738]
WS/Lt.
15.08.1942
T/Capt.
30.06.1945
15.02.1941


commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission]
Abbott,
Leslie Leonard
L.L. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
02.02.1943 [286517]
WS/Lt.
21.08.1944
02.02.1943


commissioned, Territorial Army Reserve of Officers - Special List (for service with the Army Cadet Force - Surrey)
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Abbott,
Mrs Margaret
(née McKenzie)
Mrs. M. Abbott
?
-
Sister
02.11.1942 [246669] 2361e
02.11.1942


commissioned, Qeen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service Reserve
Abbott,
Maurice Arthur Ridley
M.A.R. Abbott

Son of ... Abbott, and ... Ridley.
Married ((06?).1936, Wandsworth district, London) Ruby D.A. Sinclair.
(03?).1914
Croydon district, London
-
2nd Lt.
01.02.1942 [224926]
WS/Lt.
01.10.1942
WS/Capt.
03.07.1944
T/Maj.
03.07.1944
01.02.1942


commissioned, Corps of Royal Engineers [emergency commission]
Abbott,
[Sir] Myles John
M.J. Abbott
Third son of Edmund Rushworth Abbott (1866-1953), solicitor, and Emily Beatrice Abney Sandys (1868-1947).
Brother of Capt. Edmund Geoffrey Abbott, AM, RN, and Lt.Cdr. Frank del Sandys Abbott, RNVR.
Married 1st ((06?).1932, St Marylebone district, London) Grace Ada Coker, divorced wife of Alfred Thomas Jeffery; one daughter.
Married 2nd (14.09.1960, Lagos, Nigeria) Dorothy Anne Smith, widow of Robert Currie Campbell.
27.02.1906
Northwood, Uxbridge district, Middlesex
-
12.01.1984
Warwick, Bermuda
2nd Lt. 04.03.1933 [58294]
Lt. 14.03.1936
Knight Bachelor Kt 22.07.1964 Chief Justice, Bermuda
Education: King's School, Canterbury.
Solicitor, 1929. Partner in Chas. Rogers Sons & Abbott, 1930. Selected for appointment to Colonial Legal Service, 1935, Assistant Crown Solicitor Hong Kong, 03.1936. Called to the Bar (Gray's Inn), 1940. Crown Counsel, 1941.Official Receiver and Registrar of Trade Marks, Hong Kong, 1941.
      late Cadet, Knig's School (Canterbury) Contingent, Junior Division, Officer Training Corps
04.03.1933     commissioned, The Middlesex Regiment (Duke of Cambridge's Own) [9th Battalion]
18.04.1936 - 08.08.1956 Territorial Army Reserve of Officers - Class II [exceeded age limit]
1941 - 1945 POW in Japanese captivity
President of the High Court of Ethiopia, 10.1946-10.1949. Puisne Judge, HM's Supreme Court of Nigeria, 04.1950-1955. Judge of the High Court, Lagos, 11.1955-1957. Federal Justice of the Federal Supreme Court, Nigeria, 1957-1961. Chief Justice of Bermuda, 10.1961-1971.
Published: (ed) West African Court of Appeal Reports, 1946-49; (ed) Federal Supreme Court Reports, Nigeria, Vol. 4, 1959, 1960.
Abbott,
Miss Marguerite Joan
Miss M.J. Abbott
?
-
2nd Sub.
10.08.1941 [196854]
WS/Sub.
12.05.1942
T/Jun.Cdr.
28.01.1943
WS/Jun.Cdr.
17.08.1944
T/Sen.Cdr.
17.08.1944
10.08.1941


commissioned, Auxiliary Territorial Service
01.05.1943
-
(04.1944)
Deputy Assistant Provost Marshal, Northern Ireland Command
Abbott,
Miss Margery Louise
Miss M.L. Abbott
?
-
Sister
30.05.1941 [209679]
30.05.1941


commissioned, Territorial Army Nursing Service
Abbott,
Miss Mary Oliphant
Miss M.O. Abbott
?
-
2nd Sub.
15.10.1943 [297857]
WS/Lt.
15.04.1944
15.10.1943


commissioned, Auxiliary Territorial Service
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Abbott,
Noel Horatio
N.H. Abbott
Son of ... Abbott, and ... Bridgeman.
Married ((09?).1939, Liskeard district, Cornwall) Tony H.F. Abbott (née De Montezuma).
(03?).1916
Edmonton district, Essex / Hertfordshire / Middlesex
-
2nd Lt.
24.10.1942 [249291]
WS/Lt.
24.04.1943
24.10.1942


commissioned, Royal Armoured Corps [emergency commission]
Abbott,
Norman McConville
N.M. Abbott
Son of ... Abbott, and ... McConville.
08.01.1912
Cockermouth district, Cumbria / Cumberland
-
(12?).1983
Birkenhead district, Merseyside
2nd Lt.
15.03.1941 [177719]
WS/Lt.
15.09.1942
T/Capt.
10.12.1945
15.03.1941


commissioned, The Border Regiment [emergency commission]
Abbott,
Norman Sutton
N.S. Abbott
05.10.1910
Newport district, Glamorgan / Gwent / Monmouthshire
-
(09?).1982
St Austell district, Cornwall
2nd Lt. 07.05.1943 [276163]
WS/Lt. 07.11.1943 (reld < 04.1946)
07.05.1943     commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission]
Abbott,
Norman Sydney
N.S. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt. 13.06.1934 [63030]
WS/Lt. 17.11.1939
Lt. ?
WS/Capt. ?
Capt. 01.01.1949
Hon. Maj. 29.06.1963
13.06.1934     commissioned, 8th Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment - Territorial Army
16.06.1937 - 29.06.1963 Territorial Army Reserve of Officers [exceeded age limit]
17.05.1939     transferred, Corps of Royal Engineers
24.08.1939     mobilized

 

Abbott,
P
P. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abbott,
P A
P.A. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abbott,
P R
P.R. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abbott,
P R L
P.R.L. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
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Abbott,
Percy William
"Bill"
P.W. Abbott (Photo courtesy of Mr Victor Abbott)
Son of Walter James Abbott (1886-1966), MM, RSM Hampshire Regiment, and Helen Powell (1886-1931).
Married (20.07.1940, Staines district, Middlesex) Violet Maud Chiles (1919 - ), daughter of Lindsay Calvin Chiles (1888-1978), and Maud Matilda Alice King (1891-1978); one daughter, three sons.
31.01.1917
Gosport, Alverstoke district, Hampshire
-
01.05.2000
York, Yorkshire
WS/Cpl. ?
Lt. (Technical Maintenance Officer) 24.07.1942 [241976]
WS/Capt. (TMO) 24.07.1945 (reld > 04.1946)
Education: King Edward VI Grammar School, Totnes.
24.07.1942     commissioned, Royal Corps of Signals [emergency commission]
      served in Burma
Electrical Engineer (National Physical Laboratory, Teddington); Area Engineer (GPO, Shrewsbury); Area Manager (GPO, York and Bristol). Worked in Bermuda.
Abbott,
R
R. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abbott,
R A
R.A. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abbott,
R C
R.C. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abbott,
R D
R.D. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abbott,
R E
R.E. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
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Abbott,
R S
R.S. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abbott,
S S
S.S. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned, Royal Army Service Corps
Abbott,
S S
S.S. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned, East Surrey Regiment
Abbott,
T A
T.A. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abbott,
T E
T.E. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abbott,
T F
T.F. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abbott,
Miss V
V. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
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Abbott,
W
W. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abbott,
W A
W.A. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abbott,
William Clarence Winston
W.C.W. Abbott
Married ((09?).1934, Holborn district, London / Middlesex) Nora E. McManus.
(03?).1900
Bridgend district, Glamorgan
-
2nd Lt. 30.10.1928 [41278]
Lt. 09.03.1932 (reld 20.08.1949)
      late Cadet Corporal, Queen's College (Taunton) Cadet Battalion
30.10.1928     commissioned, 81st (Welsh) Field Brigade - Royal Regiment of Artillery - Territorial Army
08.08.1934 - 20.08.1949 Territorial Army Reserve of Officers (Class II)
Abbott,
W I
W.I. Abbott
?
-
T/2nd Lt. 23.10.1914 [125739]
Lt. 15.07.1940, seniority ? (reld 20.08.1945)
T/Capt. ?
Hon. Capt. 20.08.1945
23.10.1914     Lincolnshire Regiment
15.07.1940     commissioned, Royal West Kent Regiment
? - 20.08.1945 Reserve of Officers [age limit]
Abbott,
W J
W.J. Abbott
?
-
2nd Lt. 15.06.1943
WS/Lt. 15.06.1943
T/Capt. 15.02.1944-(04.1946)
15.06.1943     commissioned, General List [emergency commission]
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Abbott,
William Henry
W.H. Abbott
?
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Cadet ? [823828]
2nd Lt. 05.03.1944 [320494]
WS/Lt. 05.03.1944
05.03.1944     commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission]
Abbott-Young,
Edric Charles
E.C. Abbott-Young
Son of the late Walter Evelyn Colebrook Young, Government of India.
Married (04.02.1922, Holy Trinity, West-hill, Putney, Wandsworth district, London) Sybil Priestley, daughter of the Neville George de Bretton Priestley, of Roadside, West Hill, Putney, and the late Mrs Priestley, daughter of Dr Charles Homans, of Borston, USA; one son, one daughter.
Of Belvoir, St Peter and formerly of Rockvale, Millbrook, St Lawrence.
19.10.1890
-
04.03.1963
Jersey
2nd Lt. 28.05.1915
T/Capt. 05.10.1918-...
Maj. TA 06.05.1926
Lt. 12.02.1940 [36528]
WS/Capt. 16.06.1940 (retd 1945/46)
T/Maj. 01.08.1940
Territorial Efficiency Decoration TD 19.06.1934 ?
Education: Bedford Grammar School (1899-1900); Dulwich College Preparatory School (1900-1903); Dulwich College (19.12.1903-12.1908; 2nd Rugby Football XV 1907-08; Athletic Sports 120 yards 1907, 100 yards 1908); City and Guilds Engineering College (1908-1911; ACGI, 1911).
Assistant Engineer in the Indian Public Works and State Railway Departments, 07.1913. AMInstCE, 1921. Retired 01.04.1924. Farmer, 1924.
28.05.1915     commissioned, Indian Army Reserve of Officers - Infantry Branch
05.10.1918 - ? Officer Commanding, No. 7 Mechanical Transport Company (Northwestern Frontier of India & Persia; Afghanistan 1919)
(03.1931) - (06.1933) Major, Royal Engineers - Territorial Army [316th (Surrey) Company, Surrey Group, Anti-Aircraft Searchlight Companies]
12.02.1940     commissioned, Corps of Royal Engineers [emergency commission]
01.08.1940 - (04.1941) Deputy Commander, Royal Engineers, ...
? - (04.1944) Staff Officer, Royal Engineers, Western Command
Publications: contributions to magazines.
Abbotts,
C
C. Abbotts
?
-
WS/Sub-Cond.
23.07.1940 [...]
WS/Cond.
24.08.1945
23.07.1940


Regimental Warrant Officer, Class I - Royal Army Ordnance Corps
Abbotts,
Edward Bruce
E.B. Abbotts
Son of ... Abbotts, and ... Jones.
Married ((09?).1939, Birmingham district, Warwickshire) Irene Amos.
22.04.1914
Derby district, Derbyshire
-
08.1992
St Albans district, Hertfordshire
2nd Lt.
02.09.1939 [101431]
WS/Lt.
02.03.1941
T/Capt.
13.05.1943



late Officer Cadet, Birmingham University Contingent, Senior Division, Officer Training Corps
02.09.1939


commissioned, The North Staffordshire Regiment - Territorial Army
26.05.1941


transferred to the Reconnaissance Corps
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Abbotts,
Ernest Tredwell
E.T. Abbotts
(12?).1907
Banbury district, Northamptonshire / Oxfordshire / Warwickshire
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2nd Lt.
16.02.1941 [169910]
WS/Lt.
16.08.1942
T/Capt.
?
Hon. Capt.
1945/46 (retd)
Chartered surveyor.



Bombardier, Royal Artillery
16.02.1941


commissioned, General List [emergency commission]
Abbotts,
Frederick Raymond
F.R. Abbotts
Son of ... Abbotts, and ... Williams.
Married ((03?).1941, Bolton district, Lancashire) Jean Roberts.
28.05.1916
Bolton district, Lancashire
-
11.2002
East Devon
2nd Lt.
04.01.1942 [222784]
WS/Lt.
01.10.1942
04.01.1942


commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission]
Abbotts,
George Duncan Macintyre
G.D.M. Abbotts
Married ((09?).1922, Sunderland district, Co. Durham / Tyne and Wear) Mildred Forrest.
(03?).1898
Burton upon Trent district, Derbyshire / Staffordshire
-
(09?).1962
Bournemouth district, Dorset
Prob. 2nd Lt.
16.01.1915
Lt.
01.09.1915
A/Capt.
18.05.1918-..., 13.09.1918-...
T/Capt.
11.04.1919?, seniority 16.02.1918
A/Maj.
13.01.1919-13.04.1919
2nd Lt.
31.10.1939 [104670]
WS/Lt.
31.10.1939
T/Capt.
16.08.1940
WS/Capt.
23.08.1942
T/Maj.
23.08.1942
WS/Maj.
05.03.1944
A/Lt.Col.
05.12.1943
T/Lt.Col.
1944?
Hon. Lt.Col.
1945/46 (retd)
 Military Cross MC
15.02.1919
?
16.01.1915


commissioned, 3rd Battalion, Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment - Special Reserve
20.01.1918


seconded to 5th Battalion Machine Gun Corps
18.05.1918
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?
&
13.09.1918
-
?
Second-in-Command of a Company, Machine Gun Corps
13.01.1919
-
13.04.1919
Company Commander, Machine Gun Corps
31.10.1939


commissioned, The Manchester Regiment [emergency commission]
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