Capt. Thomas Murray Christie RASC


I cannot get a T M Christie in RASC, only in IARO. He is the ony "T M Christie" in London Gazette and RIC shows Thomas Murray Christie

1896 Oct 8 Born Croydon, Surrey

1901 Census at 12, Geneva Road, Kingston Upon Thames, Kingston On Thames. His mother had been born in India

1914 Aug 31 Embodied in R East Kent Mounted Rifles

1915 Feb 15. Discharged Medically unfit, bad eyesight

1916 Oct 21. Indian Army Reserve of Officers . to be 2nd Lts - Thomas Murray Christie

1917 Oct 21. Indian Army Reserve of Officers . 2nd Lts to be Lts - Thomas Murray Christie

1918 Married in Bombay to Cicely Starkey

1920 Oct 21. Indian Army Reserve of Officers. Lieutenants to be Captains. T. M. Christie. 21st Oct. 1920

1922 May 1. Indian Army Reserve of Officers. Relinquishes his commission Captains, and are permitted to retain the rank of Captain. T M Christie

1921 Feb 11. Joined ADRIC with service no 1671. Posted B Coy

1921 Sep 3. Posted to Depot Coy

1922 Jan He appears to have served until demobilisation of ADRIC

1926 Dec 4. I.A.Tank Corps. To be Captain. Thomas Murray Christie, 4th Dec. 1926, but to rank from 2nd Nov. 1921.

1936 Oct 24. Leaves UK for India where he lives. Travels with wife and daughter.He is a "visiting agent"

1942 Aug 8. Indian Army Reserve of Officers. Capts. to be Majs. T. M. Christie.

1945 Dec 19.Indian Army Reserve of Officers. The undermentioned officers relinquish their commns. : — Maj. T. M. CHRISTIE (RO/419), and is granted the hon. rank of Lt.-Col

1947 Oct 11 Leaves UK for India - he is a Tea Planter

1954 May 25 Died