Capt. & Quartermaster Oliver Emes, Lincs Yeomanry

1866 Jun 13. Born London

1871 census at 2 Blythe Cottages, Hammersmith.

1874 Nov 2. Enrolled in Saunders Road School, Hammersmith

1881 at 5 Lorne Gdns, Chelsea

1884 Jun 3 Attests to 7th Hussars. He is a Mason

1886 Nov 1. Appointed L/Cpl

1886 Nov 26 Posted to India

1887 Sep 27. Promoted Cpl

1891 census he was serving abroad

1893 Married Maude Louise Rainbow at Mhow in India

1895 Oct 23. Posted to Natal, South Africa.

1896 Matabeleland Service Medal

1897 Marshonaland Service Medal

1898 Nov 30 Posted back to UK

1889 Sep 29. Promoted Sgt

1892 Oct 22 Promoted Squadron Sgt Major

1901 census at Aldershot Military in Stanhope and Wellington Lines

1903 Jul 15 Posted to South Africa

1905 Dec 6. Posted back UK

1906 Rhodesia Medal

1907 Mashonaland Medal

1911 Jan 9. Retires from Army. "A good clerk, painstaking and meticulous"

1911 census at 110 Chapter Road, Cricklewood N W

I cannot get his service in WW1, but MIC shows Capt and Quartermaster in Lincs Yeomanry

1920 Sep 19. Joined ADRIC with service no. 582. Posted Depot Coy then QM at DI3 level at Gormanstown Camp And appears to have left the ADRIC on this attachment

1933 Jan/Mar Died age 67 in Brentford, M'sex

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