Harold Tapson Conway, DCM, MM, Indian Army

1887 Apr 11. Born Bayswater, Middlesex (on his Seaman's card) . RIC gives 1887. But I cannot tie this to a birth, which seems to be 1888 on BMD and I think that is correct . Son of Thomas and Mary Conway from Aus death

1911 census working as a butler at Horton, Buckinghamshire, England

1914 Nov 11. Landed in France.

1917 Aug 16. Gazetted DCM

1919 Feb 1. 102nd Pack Mule Corps. Lieut. H. T. Conway, D.C.M., M.M., I.A.R.O., attd., from 1st Feb. 1919 to, 19th May 1919.

1919 Feb 1. Lieut. H.T. Conway, D.C.M., M.M., attd., to be actg. Capt. while comdg. a Pack Mule Corps.

1920 Jan/Mar Married Violet Victoria Burn in Paddington

1920 Divorce Court File: 3841. Appellant: Harold Tapson Conway. Respondent: Violet Victoria Conway. Co-respondent: Latham Cadwallader. Type: Husband's petition for divorce . J 77/1729/3841

1921 Jan 3 Joined ADRIC with service no 1423. Posted to F Coy

1921 Apr 12. "Permitted to Resign"

1921 Sep 21. Steward on S S Baradine

1921 Dec 5. At Gloucester Tavern, Croyden, Surrey when he applied for medals.

1925 Sep 16 Sails on a ship as 3rd Steward. I assume this is how he gets to Australia, as no record of him as a passenger

1925 Married Ada Vera Swan in Aus . He appears to have worked as a butler in Australia

1938 Died New South Wales, Aus

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