Lt Ernest Steel, Indian Army

1st Bat Royal Sussex Regt was in India throughout the war, and I suspect that is how the Indian Army commission came about

1890 Jul 18.Born Brihton, Sussex (RIC)

1891 census Living in 11 Bread St, Brighton

1901 census 35 Albion St, Brighton

1911 census at 63 Newhaven St, Brighton

1918 Aug 15 . Commissioned 2nd Lt in Indian Army

1921 Sep 1. Gazetted out as Lt

1921 Jan 17. Joined ADRIC with service no 1533.

1921 Feb 18. Promoted Section Leader in N Coy.

1921 Jul 16. Resigns on completion of 6 months service

1939 Register at 10 Over Street , Brighton C.B., Sussex, with wife Amanda. He is a Type Caster (Printer)

1957 Dec. Died Brighton

 

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