Cecil James Clarence Pound

1897 Sep 10. Born Battle, Sussex

1901 census at The Scrays, Whatlington, Sussex

1911 census at Scrays Whatlington Battle

1916 Dec 16 Landed in France

1917 Oct 29 Commissioned.

1920 Mar 24. Relinquishes his commission on completion of service and retains rank of Lt

1921 Jan 17. Joins ADRIC with service no 1524. Posted to N Coy

1921 Aug 31. Appointed A/CQM

1922 Jan 18. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1922 Mar 29. Joined the British Gendarmerie secton of the Palestine Police as a Sergeant. And was promoted to Quartermaster

1929 Married in Uckfield, Sussex to Doris E Causley

1934 Sep 28 Leaves UK for Port Said. Government Official Travels 3rd Class with wife Doris, and daughter.

1943 Nov 7. Arrives UK from Palestine, with wife Doris and 2 children. Crown Agents

1947 Jun 20. At about 16.30 hours on 22nd June an attempt was made by five or more Jewish terrorists (one a woman) to abduct Mr. C.J.C. Pound A.S.P. I/C Frontier Control while shopping in Jerusalem. Alarm was raised by nearby Jewish shopkeeper after Pound had been struck on the head and temporarily rendered unconscious. Assailants made off. None of the attackers was arrested. Pound sustained slight injuries only. Four pistols, two coils of rope, bandages and chloroform were found on the scene.
FO 371/61776

1948 Jul 28. Leaves UK for Massawa, Eritrea . He is an Administrative Official B M A. His last country of residence was Palestine.

1951 Jan 20. Leaves UK for Massawa, Eritrea with wife Doris Eva and 14 year old son. He is a Police Officer.

1965 Jun 5. Died Woking