British Army Officers
1939-1945

 

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C.W. A'Bear   to   A. Abulafia
A'Bear,
Charles Winstone
C.W. A'Bear
Son of ... A'Bear, and ... Winstone.
Married ((03?).1945, Southwell district, Nottinghamshire) Muriel Mitchell.
18.01.1916
Cheltenham district, Gloucestershire
-
02.1985
East Retford district, Nottinghamshire
2nd Lt.
02.05.1943 [284296]
WS/Lt.
02.11.1943
02.05.1943


commissioned, Royal Armoured Corps [emergency commission]
A'Bear,
Sidney Arthur
S.A. A'Bear
Son of John Burton A'Bear (1858-1937), and Ada May (1870-1955).
Married ((09?).1946, South Cerney, Cirencester district, Gloucestershire) Audrey E.M. Habgood; one daughter.
30.07.1909
Rotherfield Peppard, Henley district, Oxfordshire
-
10.2002
2nd Lt. 23.01.1943 [275523]
23.01.1943


commissioned, Territorial Army Reserve of Officers - Special List (for service with the Army Cadet Force - Gloucester)
A'Bear,
Stanley George
S.G. A'Bear
Married ((09?).1914, Brentford district, Middlesex) Marjorie G. Browne.
16.07.1914
Brentford district, Middlesex
-
01.1995
Isle of Wight
2nd Lt.
09.09.1944 [335542]
WS/Lt.
09.03.1945
09.09.1944


commissioned, Corps of Royal Engineers [emergency commission]
Abel,
Alfred
A. Abel
?
-
Lt.
04.11.1942 [257531]
WS/Capt.
04.11.1943
T/Maj.
29.04.1945
04.11.1942


commissioned, Royal Army Medical Corps - Palestine Section [emergency commission]
Abel,
Albert James
A.J. Abel
12.07.1910
Newark district, Lincolnshire / Nottinghamshire
-
02.1999
Keighley district, Yorkshire
Cadet
? [2063727]
2nd Lt.
19.11.1943 [300633]
WS/Lt.
19.05.1944
Hon. Lt.
1945/46 (retd)
19.11.1943


commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission]
Abel,
the Reverend Alec William
A.W. Abel
?
-
Capt.
03.06.1940 [131834] = Chaplain to the Forces (4th class)
Hon. Capt.
1945/46 (retd)
Education: MA
03.06.1940


commissioned, Royal Army Chaplains' Department - Church of Scotland [emergency commission]
Abel,
Bernard Leslie
B.L. Abel
Married ((09?).1937, Leominster district, Herefordshire / Hereford and Worcester) Cecily B. Crimp.
14.09.1907
Cirencester district, Gloucestershire / Wiltshire
-
09.1990
Weston-super-Mare district, Somerset
2nd Lt.
12.10.1940 [153466] 1526b
WS/Lt.
12.09.1941
WS/Capt.
23.09.1945
Hon. Capt.
1945/46 (retd)
12.10.1940


commissioned, Royal Army Service Corps [emergency commission]
Abel,
C W
C.W. Abel
?
-
2nd Lt. ?
WS/Lt. ?
      commissioned,
Abel,
Donald
D. Abel
?
-
2nd Lt. 28.06.1941 [194187]
WS/Lt. 01.10.1942
T/Capt. 25.10.1942
WS/Capt. 29.06.1945
Capt. 08.11.1946?, seniority 29.06.1945
T/Maj. 29.06.1945
28.06.1941     commissioned, Royal Tank Regiment - Royal Armoured Corps [emergency commission to 07.11.1946]
08.11.1946     permanent commission
Abel,
Miss Dorothy Mary
Miss D.M. Abel
?
-
Sister 30.05.1941 [209680]
30.05.1941     commissioned, Territorial Army Nursing Service
Abel,
Frederick Henry
F.H. Abel
?
-
2nd Lt. 24.03.1943 [286362]
24.03.1943     commissioned, Territorial Army Reserve of Officers - Special List (for service with the Army Cadet Force - County of Middlesex) [emergency commission]
Abel,
Fred Leslie
F.L. Abel
?
-
2nd Lt. 18.04.1939 [94777]
T/Capt. 28.03.1943
WS/Capt. 10.06.1944
T/Maj. ?
Hon. Maj. 1945/46 (retd)
Lt.Col. 01.05.1947
Mentioned in Despatches MID 22.03.1945 NW Europe
  TD 23.05.1947 ?
      late Cadet, Liverpool College Contingent, Junior Division, OTC
      Gunner, Royal Artillery - Territorial Army
18.04.1939     commissioned, The Cheshire Regiment - Territorial Army
      5th Battalion The Cheshire Regiment
24.08.1939     mobilized TA
Abel,
George
G. Abel
?
-
2nd Lt. 16.07.1940 [139970]
WS/Lt. 17.01.1942
T/Capt. 28.07.1942
Hon. Capt. 03.09.1948 (retd; disability)
      Acting Sergeant, The East Lancashire Regiment
16.07.1940     commissioned, The East Lancashire Regiment [emergency commission] 
1946? - 03.08.1948 short service commission
Abel,
George Brydon
G.B. Abel
?
-
2nd Lt. 21.06.1942 [240108]
WS/Lt. 21.12.1942
T/Capt. 23.04.1943
Hon. Capt. 29.03.1946 (retd)
21.06.1942     commissioned, Corps of Royal Engineers [emergency commission]
Abel,
Maurice John
M.J. Abel
?
-
Cadet ? [11273619]
2nd Lt. 19.11.1943 [300634]
WS/Lt. 19.05.1944
19.11.1943     commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission]
Abel,
Richard John Frederick
R.J.F. Abel

Son of John Harold and Winifred Annie Abel, of Crofton, Kent.
1911 ?
-
19.06.1944
(KIA) [age 33]
[Bayeux War Cemetery, XIV.F.2]
2nd Lt. 20.07.1940 [140800]
WS/Lt. 20.01.1942
A/Capt. 06.08.1942
20.07.1940     commissioned, 4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards (Royal Armoured Corps) [emergency commission]
Abel,
Ronald Walter
R.W. Abel
?
-
Cadet ? [7934931]
2nd Lt. 02.07.1944 [330754]
02.07.1944     commissioned, Royal Army Service Corps [emergency commission]
Abel,
Samuel
S. Abel
?
-
2nd Lt. 13.04.1943 [281337]
WS/Lt. 13.10.1943
T/Capt. 12.05.1945
13.04.1943     commissioned, Intelligence Corps [emergency commission]
Abel,
Thomas William
T.W. Abel
?
-
2nd Lt. 17.06.1941 [191357]
WS/Lt. 01.10.1942
T/Capt. 21.09.1944
17.06.1941     commissioned, Corps of Royal Engineers [emergency commission]
Abel,
William Jonathan
W.J. Abel
?
-
Lt. 16.10.1939 [106030]
WS/Capt. 16.10.1940
T/Maj. 24.07.1942
Hon. Maj. 1945/46 (retd)
Education: MB
16.10.1939     commissioned, Royal Army Medical Corps [emergency commission]
Abel,
William Kenneth John
W.K.J. Abel
10.08.1916
-
12.2006
Truro district, Cornwall
2nd Lt. 10.01.1943 [258435]
WS/Lt. 10.07.1943
T/Capt. ?
Mentioned in Despatches MID 23.05.1946 Mediterranean
10.01.1943     commissioned, Royal Corps of Signals [emergency commission]
Abel Smith,
[Sir] Alexander
A. Abel Smith

Son of late Lt.Col. Francis Abel Smith, DL; married 1st, 1936, Elizabeth (died 1948), daughter of David B. Morgan, Biltmore, North Carolina, USA; one son one daughter; 2nd, 17.02.1953, Henriette Alice Cadogan (Lady Abel Smith); one son one daughter. Brother of Col. Henry Abel Smith.
18.09.1904
-
17.04.1980
[Quenington, Cirencester, Glos. ?]
Lt.
01.11.1938 [78480]
T/Capt.
07.02.1940
WS/Lt.Col.
21.08.1943
A/Col.
21.02.1943
T/Col.
21.08.1943
T/Brig.
?
Hon. Brig.
1945/46 (retd)
Knight Commander of the Royal Victorian Order KCVO
31.12.1979
?
- Kt
1968
?
Territorial Decoration TD
?
?
Order of Legion of Merit, USA. Knight (1st Class) Order of Dannebrog (Denmark).
Education: Eton College; Magdalen College, Oxford



Lance-Bombardier in the 54th (City of London) Anti-Aircraft Regiment
01.11.1938


commissioned, 80th Anti-Aircraft Regiment, Royal Artillery - Territorial Army
24.08.1939


mobilized TA
01.11.1940


transferred to the Royal Army Ordnance Corps



British Army Staff, Washington
Retired Merchant Banker; J. Henry Schroder Wagg and Co. Ltd, 1946-1967; Chairman: Pressed Steel Co., 1955-1965; Provident Mutual Life Assurance Association, 1966-1973; Director of other companies.
Member, BNEC, 1965-1969; Deputy Chairman, Export Council for Europe, 1963-1969. Chairman, Sussex Church Campaign, 1970-; Trustee, Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme, 1956-1979.
JP Herts 1949, JP Sussex 1955. 
Abel Smith,
Anthony
A. Abel Smith

Son of Col. Bertram Abel Smith, Nottinghamshire Yeomanry (1879-1947), and Rhona Margaret Ada Hanbury-Tracy (1879-1926).
Married (26.01.1940) Olwyn Heywood-Jones (21.10.1911 - 06.1980), daughter (with one brother) of Capt. Llewellyn Heywood-Jones (1893-), and Constance Violet Hope-Johnstone (1880-1965); one daughter, one son.
18.07.1909
Plumtree, Nottinghamshire
-
(06?).1979
Marlborough district, Wiltshire
2nd Lt. 29.08.1931, seniority 30.01.1930 [47021]
Lt. 30.01.1933
Capt. 01.08.1938
A/Maj. 01.12.1940-28.02.1941
T/Maj. 01.03.1941-20.12.1944, 18.03.1945-30.06.1946
Maj. 01.07.1946
T/Lt.Col. 22.12.1948-07.07.1950
Lt.Col. 08.07.1950 (supernumerary 08.07.1953) (retd 07.03.1958)
T/Col. 26.11.1951
local Brig. 26.11.1951
Hon. Col. 07.03.1958
Officer of the Order of the British Empire OBE 01.01.1952 New Year 52
Mentioned in Despatches MID 01.03.1945 services in the field

Holds foreign decoration(s).

Education: Eton School (?-1923; E.L. Churchill House); Jesus College, Cambridge University (BA 1931); Staff College (psc).



from the General List, Territorial Army
29.08.1931


commissioned, 10th Royal Hussars (Prince of Wales's Own), RAC
29.04.1939
-
03.09.1939
specially employed, Mechanical Cavalry Depot
04.09.1939
-
04.07.1940
Intelligence Officer, British Expeditionery Force
(04.1941)


specially employed
10.01.1947
-
31.12.1947
Deputy Assistant Adjutant & Quartermaster General (DAA&QMG), British Army of the Rhine
01.01.1948
-
10.01.1948
General Staff Officer 2nd grade (GSO2) (Operations), ...
26.11.1951
-
27.11.1954
Military Attaché (Col./local Brig.), Athens
05.02.1955
-
?
Commandant, RMSM Eastern Command
Abel Smith,
Bertram
B. Abel Smith

Youngest son (with eleven(?) siblings) of Robert Abel Smith, JP, DL (1833-1894), and Isabel Adeane (1839-1913).
Married 1st (17.08.1905) Hon. Rhona Margaret Ada Hanbury-Tracy (13.07.1879 - 23.05.1926), 17.08.1905; two daughters, one son (Col. Anthony Abel Smith).
Married 2nd (12.07.1932, Chapel of the Savoy) Dorothy Maud Hall (née Fergusson), daughter of Mr & Mrs Fergus Fergusson, and formerly wife of Capt. Musgrave Robert Hall.
Of Ratcliffe Hall, near Leicester.
06.02.1879
St George Hanover Square district, London
-
21.09.1947
31 Albany Street, London
2nd Lt. [...]
WS/Lt.
Capt. (1916)
Maj. ?
T/Lt.Col. ?
Col. 16.02.1924 (retd 15.04.1936; age)
Distinguished Service Order DSO 15.02.1919 Belgium *
Military Cross MC 03.06.1916 ?
Territorial Decoration TD 1918 -
* As battalion commander at Houthem, on September 29th, 1918, he showed great gallantry and power of command. When the left flank of his battalion had been left in the air, he overcame a difficult situation by very able handling of his command. Again, near Gheluwe, on October 1st, 1918, he led his battalion to the attack with great gallantry through very heavy machine-gun and shell fire, though suffering from the effects of gas. His leadership and personal example maintained a fine fighting spirit in his battalion.
Education: Eton School (1892-1896; Rev. R.C. Radcliffe's House); Trinity College, Cambridge.
1900     commissioned, Nottinghamshire Yeomanry
      South Nottinghamshire Hussars
(1918)     Commanding Officer, 23rd Battalion The Middlesex Regiment
1924?     joined the Territorial Army
26.05.1926 - 06.02.1946 Aide-de-Camp (ADC) to the King (additional)
Honorary Colonel, The Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment), 23.05.1937-31.03.1946. Co-opted Member (04.1941-04.1946), later Military Member (04.1944), County of Nottingham Territorial Army and Air Force Association.
Sheriff, Nottinghamshire, 1915.
Abel Smith,
Desmond
see: Smith,
Desmond Abel
inexplicable why he is officially listed under "Smith", while his brother is listed under "Abel Smith"
Abel Smith,
Henry
see: Smith,
Henry Abel
inexplicable why he is officially listed under "Smith", while his brother is listed under "Abel Smith"
Abel Smith,
Lionel Robert
L.R. Abel Smith

Son of Maj. Reginald Abel Smith, JP (brother of Col. Bertram Abel Smith) and Margaret Alice Holland.

 

05.02.1893
-
before 10.1971
2nd Lt. ? [309590]
2nd Lt. SR 22.06.1929
Lt. SR 22.06.1932
Lt. RARO 15.06.1918 (retd 05.02.1944; age limit)
?     commissioned, Grenadier Guards
      transferred to the Supplementary Reserve, Category B, later Regular Army Reserve of Officers, Class III (voluntarily)
      ?
Abel Smith,
Robert Eustace
R.E. Abel Smith

Son of Eustace Abel Smith, JP (brother of Col. Bertram Abel Smith) and Lady Ailleen Geta Catherine Conolly.
Brother of Maj. Desmond Abel Smith, MC, Grenadier Guards.
Husband of Mary Sidney Clive Abel Smith, of Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire.
Of Longhills Lincoln in the county of Lincoln and also of Lodge Farm Much Hadham in the county of Hertford and of 34 Montpelier Square in the county of London.
24.03.1909
-
21.05.1940
(KIA) [age 30]
[Esquelmes War Cemetery, IV.A.4]
2nd Lt. ? [42107]
Capt. SR 23.06.1939
Education: graduate School of Business Administration, Harvard University.
      commissioned, Grenadier Guards
      transferred to the Supplementary Reserve, later Regular Army Reserve of Officers, Class I (voluntarily)
? - 21.05.1940 3rd Battalion The Grenadier Guards (France [killed in action])
Abel Smith,
Wilfred Lyulph
W.L. Abel Smith

Son of Col. Wilfred Robert Abel Smith (brother of Col. Bertram Abel Smith), and Violet Elizabeth Katherine Somerset.
26.01.1905
-
04.1988
Kensington & Chelsea district, London
2nd Lt. 01.11.1935? [78481]
Lt. 01.11.1938
T/Capt. 10.07.1940
WS/Capt. 16.04.1941
T/Maj. 16.04.1941
WS/Maj. 06.05.1944
T/Lt.Col. ?
Hon. Lt.Col. 1945/46 (retd)
Mentioned in Despatches MID 09.05.1946 Burma
01.11.1935?     commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery - Territorial Army
24.08.1939     mobilized TA
Abela,
Charles
C. Abela (Photo courtesy of Mr Alexander Abela) C. Abela (Photo courtesy of Mr Alexander Abela)

Son of Paolo Abela, and Amalia Caruana.
Brother of Lt.Col. Joseph Vincent Abela, Royal Malta Artillery, and of  Lt. William Joseph Abela, Royal Malta Artillery.
Married Antoinette ..., of Floriana; two sons, three daughters.
28.11.1901
-
24.01.1945
(KIA) [age 43]
[Imtarfa Military Cemetery, 3.1.11C]
2nd Lt. 19.08.1940 [205330]
WS/Lt. 19.02.1942
19.08.1940     commissioned, The King's Own Malta Regiment [emergency commission] 
? - 24.01.1945 2nd Battalion The King's Own Malta Regiment
Abela,
Emanuel
E. Abela
?
-
Lt. QM 07.04.1941 [202143]
WS/Capt. QM ?
Hon. Capt. QM 09.04.1945 (retd)
      Regimental Sergeant-Major
07.04.1941     commissioned, Royal Malta Artillery
Abela,
J P
J.P. Abela
?
-
2nd Lt. 24.01.1944 [?]
WS/Lt. 24.07.1944
24.01.1944     commissioned, Royal Malta Artillery [emergency commission]
Abela,
Joseph Anthony
J.A. Abela
?
-
Serjt. ? [10350981]
2nd Lt. 29.06.1945 [248690]
WS/Lt. 29.12.1945
29.06.1945     commissioned, Intelligence Corps [emergency commission]
Abela,
Joseph Vincent
"Joe"
J.V. Abela (Photo courtesy of Mr Alexander Abela)
Son of Paolo Abela, and Amalia Caruana.
Brother of Lt. Charles Abela, The King's own Malta Regiment, and of Lt. William Joseph Abela, Royal Malta Artillery.
Married ...; one son, one daughter.
31.12.1903
-
31.03.1975
2nd Lt. 16.09.1925 [37983]
Lt. 16.09.1927
Capt. 27.05.1933
A/Maj. 03.09.1939-02.12.1939
T/Maj. 03.12.1939-21.08.1941, 01.03.1942-15.09.1942
Maj. 16.09.1942
A/Lt.Col. 02.03.1945-13.05.1945, 21.07.1945-...
Lt.Col. 26.02.1948 (retd 29.10.1951)
Officer of the Order of the British Empire OBE 01.01.1954 New Year 54
Member of the Order of the British Empire MBE 11.07.1940 ?
Commander of the Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem (12.1945). Knight of the Military and Hospitaller Order of Saint Lazarus of Jerusalem, 1964.
      served King's Own Malta Regiment
16.09.1925     commissioned, Royal Malta Artillery
04.11.1934 - 14.11.1937 Captain Instructor in Gunnery
1939 - 1945 commanded several coastal batteries of the Royal Malta Artillery
(1953)    

Civil Defence Commissioner and Commandant of the Civil Defence School, Malta

Abela,
Wiiliam Joseph
"Willie"
W.J. Abela (Photo courtesy of Mr Alexander Abela)
Son of Paolo Abela, and Amalia Caruana.
Brother of Lt. Charles Abela, The King's own Malta Regiment, and of Lt.Col. Joseph Vincent Abela, Royal Malta Artillery.
Married Joyce Axisa, of Attard; two daughters.
1921
-
10.06.2002
2nd Lt. 02.01.1941  [178378]
WS/Lt. 02.07.1942
Hon. Lt. 14.08.1944 (retd)
Member of the Royal Victorian Order MVO ? ?
      Private
02.01.1941     commissioned, Royal Malta Artillery [emergency commission]
Abeles,
Walter
W. Abeles
?
-
Lt. 11.10.1943 [301317]
WS/Capt. 11.10.1944
11.10.1943     commissioned, Royal Army Medical Corps - Palestine Section [emergency commission]
Abell,
Miss Brenda Evelyn
Miss B.E. Abell
?
-
2nd Sub. 09.10.1942 [250049] 2455e
WS/Sub. 09.04.1943
T/Jun.Cdr. 21.09.1945
09.10.1942     commissioned, Auxiliary Territorial Service
Abell,
Brian William
B.W. Abell
16.11.1922
-
12.2002
Plymouth district, Devon
2nd Lt. 05.11.1942 [251249]
WS/Lt. 05.05.1943
05.11.1942     commissioned, The Suffolk Regiment [emergency commission]
Abell,
Ernest Samuel
E.S. Abell
?
-
2nd Lt. ? [122123]
Lt. 05.06.1940 (retd 1945/46)
05.06.1940     commissioned, Highland Light Infantry [emergency commission]
26.07.1942     transferred to the Pioneer Corps
Abell,
Horace Kenyon
H.K. Abell
09.03.1904
-
(03?).1971
Bristol district, Gloucestershire
2nd Lt. 15.10.1939 [103862]
WS/Lt. 02.09.1940
T/Capt. 04.06.1942
WS/Capt. 29.06.1945
T/Maj. ?
Hon. Maj. 1945/46 (retd)
15.10.1939     commissioned, The Wiltshire Regiment [emergency commission]
07.09.1941     transferred to the Royal Army Service Corps
Abell,
James Edward
J.E. Abell
05.12.1907
-
06.1992
Bradford district, Yorkshire
Lt. 04.04.1942 [199569]
Education: MB.
04.04.1942     commissioned, Royal Army Medical Corps - unemployed list [emergency commission]
Abell,
John Guy
J.G. Abell
?
-
Capt. ?
2nd Lt. 14.05.1941 [188307] 1381h
WS/Lt. 14.05.1941
T/Capt. 14.08.1941
Capt. 30.04.1945 (retd; re-granted rank)
14.05.1941     commissioned, General List, Infantry [emergency commission]
Abell,
Robert Lloyd
R.L. Abell
?
-
T/2nd Lt. 04.11.1914
A/Capt. 14.07.1916
T/Capt. ?
A/Maj. 17.11.1917-09.02.1919
Lt. 09.07.1940 [139741]
T/Capt. 28.12.1940
`WS/Maj. 19.02.1944
T/Lt.Col. 19.02.1944
Hon. Lt.Col. 1945/46 (retd)
  DSO 01.01.1919 New Year 19
  MC 01.01.1917 New Year 17
04.11.1914     commissioned, Royal Field Artillery
14.07.1916 - ? Battery Commander, Royal Horse & Royal Field Artillery
(1918)     104th Battery, 22nd Brigade, Royal Field Artillery
09.07.1940     commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission]
Abell,
Robert Peter
R.P. Abell
?
-
2nd Lt. 15.03.1941 [177067]
WS/Lt. 24.06.1942
15.03.1941     commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission]
Abell,
Stephen Thomas James
S.T.J. Abell
26.10.1910
-
01.1980
North Walsham district, Norfolk
Lt. 05.08.1940 [141858]
WS/Capt. 05.08.1941
Hon. Capt. 1945/46 (retd)
05.08.1940     commissioned, Army Dental Corps [emergency commission]
Abels,
Graham Evlyn Manners
G.E.M. Abels
25.10.1918
-
(12?).1975
Stafford district, Staffordshire
2nd Lt. 22.08.1942 [242934]
WS/Lt. 12.02.1943
T/Capt. 21.04.1944
22.08.1942     commissioned, Royal Corps of Signals [emergency commission]
Abels,
John
J. Abels
?
-
Lt. 24.04.1943 [270914]
WS/Capt. 24.04.1944
24.04.1943     commissioned, Royal Army Medical Corps [emergency commission]
Abelson,
Sidney George
S.G. Abelson
?
-
Lt. 01.06.1939
WS/Capt. 01.06.1940
Hon. Capt. 1945/46 (retd)
Education: MB
01.06.1939     commissioned, Royal Army Medical Corps - Territorial Army
24.08.1939     mobilized TA
Aberbach,
Friedrich
F. Aberbach
?
-
Lt. 16.01.1943 [263412]
WS/Capt. 16.01.1944 (retd 26.07.1946)
16.01.1943     commissioned, Royal Army Medical Corps [emergency commission]
Abercorn,
The [3rd] Duke of (cr. 1868);
Hamilton, James Albert Edward
Duke of Abercorn
30.11.1869
-
12.09.1953
2nd Lt. 441a
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abercrombie,
Miss E
Miss E. Abercrombie
?
-
2nd Lt. 2343c
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abercrombie,
H
H. Abercrombie
?
-
2nd Lt. 698c
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abercrombie,
H D
H.D. Abercrombie
?
-
2nd Lt. 387r
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abercrombie,
H M
H.M. Abercrombie
?
-
2nd Lt. 2073b, 3125i
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abercrombie,
J
J. Abercrombie
?
-
2nd Lt. 1357c, 3447a
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abercrombie,
R
R. Abercrombie
?
-
2nd Lt. 1848a
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abercromby,
F S
F.S. Abercromby
?
-
2nd Lt. 637d
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abercromby,
Sir George William
G.W. Abercromby
18.03.1886
-
09.09.1964
2nd Lt. 1317a, 2734a
WS/Lt.
Bt. Col.
1905?     commissioned, Scots Guards
1920 - 1927 Commanding Officer, 6th (Territorial) Battalion The Gordon Highlanders
      ?
Honorary Colonel, 6th Gordon Highlanders, 1931-1944.
Abercromby,
H
H. Abercromby
?
-
2nd Lt. 1318e
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abercromby,
J C
J.C. Abercromby
?
-
2nd Lt. 2048a
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abercromby,
Robert Alexander
R.A. Abercromby
15.08.1895
-
c. 1961/65
Tenerife, Spain
2nd Lt. 11.11.1914 [] 2734a, 3057b
WS/Lt.
Maj. 04.02.1931 (retd 20.05.1933)
  MC ? ?
      commissioned,
Abercromby,
Robert Ogilvie
R.O. Abercromby
?
-
Lt. 25.11.1940 [159269]
WS/Capt. 25.02.1941
25.11.1940     commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission]
Abercromby,
R O
R.O. Abercromby
?
-
Maj. ? (retd)
      commissioned,
14.03.1942 - (04.1944) Assistant Inspector (Civilian), Armaments Inspection Department, Ministry of Supply Area No. 1, Newcastle
Abercromby,
Roy William
R.W. Abercromby
?
-
2nd Lt. 15.10.1939 [102966]
WS/Lt. 15.07.1940
T/Capt. 15.07.1940
WS/Capt. 01.08.1942
T/Maj. 01.08.1942
Hon. Maj. 1945/46 (retd)
15.10.1939     commissioned, The King's Regiment (Liverpool) [emergency commission]
?     transferred to the unmeployed list
Aberdare,
The Lord
Lord Aberdare
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Aberdeen,
The Lord Provost of
Lord Provost of Aberdeen
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Aberdeen and Temair,
The Marquis of
Marquis of Aberdeen and Temair
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned, 
Aberdein,
J
J. Aberdein
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Aberdein,
Robert Cassie
R.C. Aberdein
18.09.1907
-
(12?).1977
Ipswich district, Suffolk
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Aberdein,
R J
R.J. Aberdein
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abergavenny,
The Marquis of
Marquis of Abergavenny
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abernathy,
W W
W.W. Abernathy
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abernethy,
D A N
D.A.N. Abernethy
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abernethy,
Peter Paul
P.P. Abernethy
29.06.1897
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
Lt.Col. 30.01.1943
      commissioned,
Abernethy,
Victor A
V.A. Abernethy
1911 ?
-
(12?).1948
St Pancras district, London
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abernethy,
William Drummond
W.D. Abernethy
19.01.1913
-
04.1988
Surrey Mid Eastern district
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Aberstone,
R I
R.I. Aberstone
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abery,
E A
E.A. Abery
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abery,
R T
R.T. Abery
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abey,
F F
F.F. Abey
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned, 
Abey,
H W
H.W. Abey
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned, 
Abey,
H W
H.W. Abey
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned, 
Abigail,
R A
R.A. Abigail
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abigail,
Sidney Herbert G
S.H.G. Abigail
15.06.1889
-
(12?).1976
Depawade district, Norfolk
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abinett,
Vernon Victor
V.V. Abinett
03.04.1917
-
(09?).1981
Isle of Wight
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abinett,
William Godfrey
W.G. Abinett
Son (with two sisters and one brother) of William Godfrey Abinett (1876-1932), and Sarah Harriet Westbrook (1877-1974), of Portsmouth, Hampshire.
Married (1927) Hilda Adelaide Sunnucks (22.09.1904 - 04.1998), daughter of William James Sunnucks (1867-1910), and Florence Eva Shorter (1867-1953), of Gravesend, Kent; one daughter.
04.09.1899
-
(09?).1971
Folkestone district, Kent
2nd Lt. 17.07.1919 [17878]
Lt. 17.07.1921
Capt. 17.07.1932
Maj. 01.08.1938
A/Lt.Col. 01.11.1940-31.01.1941
T/Lt.Col. 01.02.1941-13.03.1944
WS/Lt.Col. 14.03.1944
A/Col. 14.09.1943-13.03.1944
T/Col. 14.03.1944-(01.1946)
Brig. 14.05.1952 (retd 09.06.1954)
Officer of the Order of the British Empire OBE 13.06.1946 HM's birthday 46
Education: Portsmouth; Royal Military Academy, Woolwich.
17.07.1919     commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery
07.04.1931 - 30.04.1936 Assistant Experimental Officer (Class CC), Chemical Defence Experimental Station
01.05.1936 - 20.01.1937 General Staff Officer, 3rd grade (GSO3), War Office
21.01.1937 - 31.10.1940 Assistant Inspector (Class CC to 31.07.1938), Inspection and Experimental Staff, Armaments Inspection Department, Ammunition Branch (Woolwich)
1940 - 1945 served in US & Canada
1952 - 1954 Chief Inspector of Armaments, Ministry of Supply
Abinger,
The Lord [8th Baron, cr. 1835];
Scarlett, James Richard
Lord Abinger
28.09.1914
-
09.2002
Braintree district, Essex
2nd Lt. 16.10.1935
WS/Lt.
T/Maj. 01.07.1942-12.08.1944
      commissioned,
Abington,
Edward Richard S
E.R.S. Abington
11.09.1909
-
(09?).1971
St Marylebone district, London
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abington,
Miss K S
Miss K.S. Abington
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Able,
N H
N.H. Able
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Ableson,
Mrs J
Miss J. Ableson
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Ablethorpe,
E
E. Ablethorpe
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Ablett,
C B
C.B. Ablett
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Ablett,
D
D. Ablett
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Ablett,
D J
D.J. Ablett
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Ablett,
Harold Arthur
H.A. Ablett
12.09.1921
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
Maj. 12.09.1955
      commissioned,
Ablett,
H G
H.G. Ablett
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned, 
Ablett,
John James L
J.J.L. Ablett
22.11.1915
-
02.1997
York district, Yorkshire
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned, 
Ablett,
M H D
M.H.D. Ablett
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Ablett,
N E
N.E. Ablett
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Ablett,
R A
R.A. Ablett
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Ablett,
R N
R.N. Ablett
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Ablett,
S R
S.R. Ablett
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Ablewhite,
C L G
C.L.G. Ablewhite
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Ablewhite,
Miss V M
Miss V.M. Ablewhite
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abley,
H S R
H.S.R. Abley
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abley,
William Edward A
W.E.A. Abley
16.01.1910
-
(06?).1978
Surrey North Western district
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Ablitt,
E C
E.c. Ablitt
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Ablitt,
H G
H.G. Ablitt
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Ablitt,
J F
J.F. Ablitt
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Ablitt,
John Henry O
J.H.O. Ablitt
01.05.1909
-
(12?).1976
Shepway district, Kent
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Ablitt,
L G
L.G. Ablitt
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abnett,
J
J. Abinett
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Aborn,
Charles Brooks
C.B. Aborn
09.03.1914
-
02.1991
Nottingham district, Nottinghamshire
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrahall,
Albert Edward
A.E. Abrahall
11.06.1899
-
(06?).1976
Newcastle-upon-Tyne district
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrahall,
Walter James
W.J. Abrahall
26.12.1915
-
09.2005
Mansfield district, Nottinghamshire
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abraham,
C
C. Abraham
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abraham,
C C
C.C. Abraham
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abraham,
C F
C.F. Abraham
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abraham,
D P
D.P. Abraham
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abraham,
G J
G.J. Abraham
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abraham,
H G W
H.G.W. Abraham
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abraham,
J A G
J.A.G. Abraham
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abraham,
J C
J.C. Abraham
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abraham,
J G
J.G. Abraham
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abraham,
J H C
J.H.C. Abraham
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abraham,
J W
J.W. Abraham
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abraham,
K MacL
K.M. Abraham
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abraham,
M F H
M.F.H. Abraham
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abraham,
R G H
R.G.H. Abraham
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abraham,
R M
R.M. Abraham
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abraham,
R S
R.S. Abraham
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abraham,
S M O'H
S.M.O'H. Abraham
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abraham,
T E
T.E. Abraham
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abraham,
T S J
T.S.J. Abraham
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abraham,
W
W. Abraham
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned, Royal Regiment of Aritllery
Abraham,
W
W. Abraham
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned, Pioneer Corps
Abraham,
[Sir] William Ernest Victor
W.E.V. Abraham
Son of John Thomas and Frances Abraham, Enniskillen.
Married 1st (1928), Susan Jeanette Bidwell (died 1965), Kinsley, Kansas, USA; one son, two daughters.
Married 2nd (1966) Rosemary Eustace, daughter of Louis H. King, Berrow, Somerset.

Residence: (1943) London.

Private papers
21.08.1897
Enniskillen
-
06.02.1980
Lechlade, Glos.
2nd Lt.
1927
Lt.
1930
Capt.
1932
Maj.
1933
Lt.Col.
1933 (reld 1938)
2nd Lt.
18.06.1940 [136810]
WS/Lt.
18.09.1940
T/Capt.
18.09.1940-19.09.1941
WS/Maj.
20.09.1941
T/Lt.Col.
20.09.1941-29.07.1943
WS/Lt.Col.
30.07.1943
A/Col.
29.01.1943-29.07.1943
T/Col.
30.07.1943-...
A/Maj.Gen.
01.08.1944-(01.1946)
Knight Bachelor Kt
11.06.1977
HM's Silver Jubilee & birthday 77: National Chairman, Burma Star Association
Commander of the Order of the British Empire CBE
05.08.1943
Tunisia
Officer of the Order of the British Empire OBE
18.02.1943
Middle East 05.42-10.42
Mentioned in Despatches MID
15.12.1942
Middle East 11.41-04.42
Mentioned in Despatches MID
?
Middle East
Education: Methodist College, Belfast; Royal College of Science, Dublin; Staff College, Camberley (1940?)
Geologist for the Burmah Oil Company (India & Burma), 1920-1937.
1920
-
1921
joined Burma Auxiliary Force as a Trooper
1933
-
1938
CO Upper Burma Battalion, Burma Auxiliary Force
1938


Army Officers' Emergency Reserve and affiliated to 1st Battalion, The Rangers, The King's Royal Rifle Corps
18.06.1940


commissioned, General List [emergency commission]
1940


Staff Captain, War Office



served in Greece
1941


served in Middle East (on Staff of Gen Sir Archibald P. Wavell, Commander-in-Chief, Middle East)
1942?
-
1943
served in Tunisia & Sicily
01.11.1943


transferred to Corps of Royal Engineers
[gazetted 26.11.1943 and (erroneously?) dated as 01.11.1942]
1943
-
1945
served in India & Burma
1945


Controller General of Military Economy, India
Re-employed by Burma Oil Co. Ltd., 1945-1955 (formerly managing director). Lay-member of the Restrictive Practices Court, 07.07.1961-1970. National Chairman, Burma Star Association, 1962-1977 (Life Vice-President, 1977). Member of British Transport Consultative Committee. FGS.
Published: Time off for war : the recollections of a wartime Staff Officer (1982; privately published)
Abraham-Williams,
Emlyn
E. Abraham-Williams
26.02.1893
-
(12?).1969
North Cardiganshire
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrahams,
A C W
A.C.W. Abrahams
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrahams,
A G
A.G. Abrahams
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrahams,
B G
B.G. Abrahams
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrahams,
C H G
C.H.G. Abrahams
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrahams,
D C
D.C. Abrahams
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrahams,
G M
G.M. Abrahams
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery
Abrahams,
G M
G.M. Abrahams
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned, Royal Army Medical Corps
Abrahams,
H G C
H.G.C. Abrahams
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrahams,
J
J. Abrahams
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrahams,
J A
J.A. Abrahams
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrahams,
J W;
Esq.
J.W. Abrahams
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrahams,
K
K. Abrahams
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrahams,
L C
L.C. Abrahams
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrahams,
Miss L M C
L.M.C. Abrahams
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrahams,
Miss M J
M.J. Abrahams
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrahams,
M J
M.J. Abrahams
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrahams,
P L
P.L. Abrahams
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrahams,
R J H
R.J.H. Abrahams
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrahams,
Miss V H
V.H. Abrahams
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrahamson,
Arnold Mogens
A.M. Abrahamson
21.12.1904
-
(12?).1981
Haringey district, London
Lt. 06.01.1943 [123011] = EME 4th cl.
T/Capt. 10.11.1943
AMIEE
Education: BSc (Eng).
06.01.1943     commissioned, Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers [emergency commission]
Abram,
Edwin Burrow
E.B. Abram
?
-
Cadet ? [7952408]
2nd Lt. 12.12.1943 [302943]
WS/Lt. 12.06.1944
Hon. Lt. 14.12.1946 (retd; disability)
12.12.1943     commissioned, Royal Armoured Corps [emergency commission]
Abram,
Edward Vincent
E.V. Abram
27.01.1910
Manor Park, East London
-
(09?).1974
Newham district, Essex
2nd Lt.
16.07.1943 [285108]
WS/Lt.
16.07.1943 (reld < 04.1946)
T/Capt.
?
Hon. Capt.
< 04.1946
16.07.1943


commissioned, Pioneer Corps [emergency commission]
Abram,
Henry
H. Abram
?
-
WS/Sub.Cond. 05.09.1943 [7622217]
2nd Lt. 28.12.1943 [313257]
WS/Lt. 28.06.1944
05.09.1943     Warrant Officers (Class I), Royal Army Ordnance Corps
28.12.1943     commissioned, Royal Army Ordnance Corps - Administrative Branch [emergency commission]
Abram,
John
J. Abram
?
-
Cadet ? [2621346]
2nd Lt. 02.10.1943 [295312]
WS/Lt. 02.04.1944
02.10.1943     commissioned, Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers [emergency commission]
Abram,
Kenneth
K. Abram
?
-
CQMS ?
2nd Lt. 23.04.1941 [181829]
WS/Lt. 01.02.1942
T/Capt. 23.03.1943
WS/Capt. 23.02.1943
T/Maj. 23.03.1943
Mentioned in Despatches MID 19.09..1946 Burma
23.04.1941     commissioned, Corps of Royal Engineers - Transportation [emergency commission]
Abram,
the Reverend Norman
N. Abram
?
-
Capt. 26.08.1940 [144656] = Chaplain to the Forces 4th class
Mentioned in Despatches MID 04.04.1946 NW Europe
26.08.1940     commissioned, Royal Army Chaplains' Department [emergency commission] - Church of England
01.06.1947     short service commission [5 years]
Abram,
Willoughby Harvey
W.H. Abram

Son of Ernest Samuel and Annie Harvey Abram, of Acton, Middlesex.
1920 ?
-
16.06.1944
(KIA) [age 24]
(Orvieto War Cemetery, I.C.5]
2nd Lt. 11.01.1941 [166297]
WS/Lt. 11.07.1942
11.01.1941     commissioned, Royal Tank Regiment [emergency commission]
      [transferred or seconded to?] The Warwickshire Yeomanry
Abram,
William John Cresswell
W.J.C. Abram
Son of William Cresswell Abram, and Beatrice Dearing.
Married; two sons, one daughter.
07.12.1915
Leyton, East London
-
25.03.1977
Thames Ditton, Surrey
2nd Lt. 19.09.1942 [245617]
WS/Lt. 19.03.1943 (reld 06.1946?)
T/Capt. 25.11.1943-(04.1944)
Hon. Capt. 06.1946?
19.09.1942


commissioned, General List [emergency commission]
01.11.1942


transferred, Corps of Royal Engineers - Movement Control Section
(11.1942)

 
staff work for Operation Torch (landings in North Africa)
Abramovitch,
H
H. Abramovitch
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrams,
A
A. Abrams
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrams,
B S
B.S. Abrams
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrams,
Frank Victor,
Esq.
F.V. Abrams
28.05.1900
-
(03?).1970
Aylesbury district
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrams,
Frederick William B
F.W.B. Abrams
28.03.1908
-
(09?).1970
Hitchin district, Hertfordshire
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrams,
Reginald Frank
R.F. Abrams
26.04.1907
-
10.1996
Tunbridge Wells district, Kent
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrams,
Thomas E
T.E. Abrams
?
-
1943
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned, RA
Abrams,
William George
W.G. Abrams
24.09.1906
-
01.1989
Kensington & Chelsea district, London
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
a'Brassard,
Herbert Forbes
H.F. a'Brassard

Married (04.04.1953, Westminster district, London) Elisabeth Kane Mccue; two sons.
29.11.1919
-
09.06.2014
Witney, Oxfordshire
2nd Lt. 01.06.1940 [134405]
WS/Lt. 01.12.1941
T/Capt. 26.09.1944-(04.1946)
WS/Capt. ? (reld 28.06.1946 [11.1948 notification cancelled])
T/Maj. ?
Hon. Maj. 28.06.1946
Capt. 06.12.1950
Mentioned in Despatches MID 23.05.1946 Mediterranean
      Honourable Artillery Company (121st or 125th Officer Cadet Training Units, R.A.)
01.06.1940     commissioned, Royal Regiment of Artillery [emergency commission]
06.12.1950     Regular Army Reserve of Officers
Sales Director, later Managing Director, Elm Engineering, Ltd., Aylesbury. Marketing director, Newman Tubes Ltd, 1973.
a'Brassard,
R
R. A'Brassard
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abrey,
A D
A.D. Abrey
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Absalom,
J H
J.H. Absalom
?
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Absalom,
Maurie Reginald J
M.R.J. Absalom
(09?).1906
Swindon district, Wiltshire
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Abse,
David Wilfred
D.W. Abse
Son of Reuben Abse, and Kate Shepherd.
Married ((06?).1947, Birmingham district, Warwickshire) Elaine R. Candleshine.

15.03.1915
Cardiff, Glamorgan / Monmouthshire
-
04.11.2005
2nd Lt. ? [231077]
WS/Lt.
      commissioned, Royal Army Medical Corps
Absolon,
Alfred George
A.G. Absolon
Married ((12?).1923, Walshingham district, Norfolk) May Pearson.
21.06.1893
Islington district, London
-
(12?).1979
Chicester district, West Sussex
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Absolon,
John de Mansfield
J. de M. Absolon
Son of ... Absolon, and ... Ball.
(06?).1923
Basford district, Derbyshire / Nottinghamshire
-
2nd Lt.
WS/Lt.
      commissioned,
Absolon,
Leslie Robert John
L.R.J. Absolon
Married ((09?).1935, Westminster district, London) Marion W. Milburn.
08.11.1907
Islington district, London
-
06.1997
Winchester district, Hampshire
2nd Lt. 29.01.1940 [116691]
WS/Lt. ?
29.01.1940     commissioned, Corps of Royal Engineers [emergency commission]
Abson,
Cyril Vernon
C.V. Abson
12.10.1909
North Bierley district, West Riding of Yorkshire
-
12.2004
Lancaster district, Lancashire
2nd Lt. 24.12.1940 [161979]
WS/Lt. 24.06.1941
WS/Capt. 22.11.1944
T/Maj. ?
Hon. Maj. 1945/46 (retd)
24.12.1940     commissioned, Royal Army Ordnance Corps - Administrative Branch [emergency commission]
Abson,
Edward William
E.W. Abson
24.04.1903
Edmonton district, Essex / Hertfordshire / Middlesex
-
(12?).1983
Surrey South Western district
WS/Sgt.Maj. 24.02.1944 [6791233]
2nd Lt. 20.06.1944 [322532]
WS/Lt. 20.06.1944
T/Capt. 08.07.1945
24.02.1944     Regimental Warrant Officer, Class I, Royal Armoured Corps
20.06.1944     commissioned, Royal Army Ordnance Corps [immediate emergency commission]
Abson,
Hugh William
H.W. Abson
Son of ... Abson, and ... Hulme.
Married ((06?).1939, Hyde district, Cheshire) Kathleen Potts.
(12?).1912
Merthyr Tydfil district, Breconshire / Glamorgan
-
(09?).1964
North East Cheshire district
Lt. 30.11.1938 [...]
WS/Capt. 02.09.1940
Hon. Capt. 1945/46 (retd)
30.11.1938     commissioned, Army Dental Corps - Territorial Army Reserve of Officers
24.08.1939     mobilized TA
Abson,
James
J. Abson
?
-
2nd Lt. 14.06.1939 [...]
WS/Lt. 01.01.1941
T/Capt. 02.02.1941
Hon. Capt. 1945/36 (retd)
14.06.1939     commissioned, The Cheshire Regiment
24.08.1939     mobilized TA
? - (04.1944) V & M School
Abson,
John Kenneth
J.K. Abson
Married ((09?).1933, St Pancras district, London) Maria L. Skivington.
18.06.1905
Sheffield district, Yorkshire
-
01.1994
Eastbourne district, Sussex
2nd Lt. 30.01.1940 [118012] 629w
WS/Lt. 26.09.1940
T/Capt. 26.09.1940
WS/Capt. 26.06.1943
T/Maj. 26.06.1943
Hon. Maj. 1945/46 (retd)
Mentioned in Despatches MID 22.03.1945 NW Europe
30.01.1940     commissioned, Corps of Royal Engineers - Transportation [emergency commission]
08.06.1940 - ? Adjutant, ...
Abulafia,
Albert
A. Abulafia
Married ((06?).1928, London City) Golda E. Pshibisch (née Beach).
1903 ?
-
(12?).1968
Brent district, London NW
2nd Lt. 12.05.1941 [188308]
12.05.1941     commissioned, General List - unemployed list [emergency commission]
 
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