Capt Archibald Emmitt Balfour, QSA, RM

1879 Jun 8. Born St Peters South Australia. Son of John Aylmer and Margaret Balfour (nee Honman). His parents were married in 1876 in Paris. His father was a Civil Engineer and appears to have lived with his family in a number of countries ( Paris and in Australia (NSW) , Cape Province and Argentina). He was also a captain at some point in Bengal Lancers (family info). His older and younger siblings were born in: 1877 NSW, 1887 & 1888 Argentina.

Trooper BALFOUR, Archibald E. 2909. Imperial Light Horse

1908 Oct 3 married in Buenos Aires to Carlota Maria Agustina Flecheux (1881–)

1914 Nov 21 Enlisted Royal Marines. Record of service

1917 Dec 7. Gazetted MiD RND Divisional Train . Later served as Temporary Captain 7th Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers.

1919 Sep 27. R. Innis. Fus. Temp. Capt. A. E. Balfour relinquishes his commission on completion of service, and retains the rank of Capt.

1921 Jun 1. Accepted in England. Joined ADRIC with service no 2008. Posted to Depot Coy

1921 Jul 14. Admitted Stevens Hospital

1921 Sep 30. Discharged Stevens Hospital

1922 Jan 14. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1922 Feb 10. Inniskilling Fus.—Capt. Archibald Emmett- Balfour, late Serv. Bns., to be Capt. 9th Nov. 1922, with seniority 10th Feb. 1922

1927 Divorce Court File: 6735. Appellant: Maria Balfour. Respondent: Archibald E Balfour. Type: Wife's petition for divorce.

1928 Oct/Dec married in London to Katharine Marjorie Soames

1932 Living in London. On electoral roll with his wife.

1941 Jun 30. The undermentioned officers on probation are confirmed in their appointments, Flying Officer. Archibald Emmett BALFOUR (82274).

1968 May 18 Died Devon