Lt William Ewart Mills. 5th Lancers

There are about 4 possible men with this name and I cannot tie any to MIC address. 5th Lancers is correct.. There is no William Ewart Mills born in London between 1880 and 1900

1888 Sep 7. Born London

1911 Jan Married Sarah Ann Nottingham in Selby, Yorks. He was an Army Bandsman

1914 Aug . 5th (Royal Irish) Lancers at Dublin, part of 3rd Cavalry Brigade in Cavalry Division. Moved to France.

1914 Aug 15 Landed in France.

1915 Oct 29 Discharged

1918 Feb 23. CAVALRY. Res. Regts. of Cav.—The undermentioned Cadets to be temp. 2nd Lts. William Ewart Mills

1919 Aug 23. Res. Regts. of Cav. 1st Res. Regt.—Temp. 2nd Lt. W. E. Mills to be temp. Lt.

1921 Sep 1. Res. Regs. of Cav.—The undermentioned temp. Lts. relinquish their commns. on completion of service and retain the rank of Lt.: W. E. Mills

1920 Sep 10. Joined ADRIC with service no 516. Posted to Depot Coy

1921 Jan 14. A/CQM Stores

1921 Feb 11. Relinquishes appointment of A/CQM

1921 Feb 23. Posted to E Coy . He applies for medals from Westport, see MIC.

1921 Mar 16. Promoted Section Leader

1921 Nov. Divorces his wife

1922 Jan 18. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC