Lt George Hamilton RE

   

1901 Sep 7 Born Buckinghamshire in RIC. He must have lied about his age to get into the Army and reach Lt by 1916. The dates check through, but I have read is service file

1911 census at 3 Edward Place

1915 Jun 19. Presumed date of commission

1916 Dec 19. To be Lt, George Hamilton, R.E. 23rd Nov. 1917, but to rank from 19th Dec. 1916.

1920 Dec 29. Joined ADRIC with service no 1382. Posted to K Coy

1921 Mar 13. Posted to O Coy

1921 Sep 11 to 20 Dec . In Cork Military Hospital

1921 Dec 23 to 28 on Medical Leave

1921 Dec 28. Discharged medically unfit. Not due to service with RIC

1923 Sep 15 Married Ada Lydia Ladysmith Knowles

1939 Register. He is a Dairy Farmer living at Eastwell Court Cottages Lenacre Street , East Ashford R.D., Kent,. Wife Ada L L , his dob 7 Sep 1901

1974 Died Ashford, Kent

 

ADRIC

WO 339/78569