Howard Douglas Davidson Campbell Tiley


1890 Jan.Mar Born Brentford Middlesex

1890 Feb 16 Baptised at

1891 Census living with his parents at 49 Arlington Park Gdns, Chiswick

1901 census a boarding pupil at Royal Naval School, Holy Rd, Fareham

1911 census living at 10 Hillcroft Crescent Ealing and a "clerk in a discount company" and his father is in "foreign banking"

1914 Dec 2. Arrives in UK on SSWarwickshire from Ceylon where he was working in the local police force. Travels nd class

1915 Jun Lands in France

1915 Jan 4. The East Surrey Regiment. The date of appointment of Second Lieutenant (on probation) Howard Douglas Davidson Campbell Tiley is 4th January,

1916 Apr 6. The undermentioned are seed, for service with Trench Mortar Btts.E. Surrey Regt:—2nd Lt. H. D. D. C. Tiley.

1916 Apr 7. E: Surr. R.—The undermentioned 2nd Lts. to be Lts. H. D. D. C. Tiley, and to remain seed.

1917 Feb 10 The undermentioned relinquish the acting rank of Capt. on ceasing to comd. Trench Mortar Batts.: Lt. H. D. D. C. Tiley, E. Surr. R., Spec. Res.t

1918 Apr 30.RAF The undermentioned are granted temp, commns. as 2nd Lts. (A. & S.) : H. D. D. C. Tiley (Lt., E. Surr. R., Spec. Res.), and to be Hon. Lt.

1920 Mar 27. The: undermentioned resign their commns. E. Surrey. R.— Lt. H. D. D. C. Tiley, and is granted the rank of Capt

1920 Nov 8. Capt. Howard Douglas Davidson Campbell Tiley, late Spec. Res., to be Capt. with seniority 8th Nov. 1920.

1920 Jul 30. Joined ADRIC No 36, RIC No 72163. Allocated to A Company.

1920 Dec 1. Promoted Section Leader.

1920 Feb 13. Promoted Platoon Commander. DI3

1921 Jun 2. Posted to R Coy as 2nd in Command

1921 Jul 3. Permanent Cadet (21 Sep 21 confirmed)

1922 Mar 15. Pensioned from RIC

1922 Mar 22. Leaves UK on "SS City of Exeter" Major H Carew, of 10 Hillcroft Cres, Ealing travels 1st class to Port Said. He is described as a Policeman bound for Palestine. Also traveling with him is Major Carew bound for Palestine

1922 Mar 16 Arrives in Palestine and joins British Gendarmerie of Palestine Police as a Captain.

1923 Mar 19. Arrives in UK from on the SS Nellore from Port Said. UK address as 10 Hillcroft Cred, Ealing. A policeman from Ealing travelling 1st Class

1925 Apr/Jun Marries in Hammersmith, London to Margaret M Walshe

1929 Sep 12. Leaves UK on SS Ingoma for British Guyana and his occupation is "retired"

1930 Feb 20 Arrives in UK from Guyana on SS Prins Frederik Hendrik. He is a retired police officer, who lives in British Guyana, and whose London address is 23 St Stephens Sq, London W2.

1939 Nov 9. Auxiliary Military Pioneer Corps. The undermentioned Capts. are transferred in that rank:H. D. D. C. Tiley (59954), from Res. of Off. (E. Surrey R.).

1940 Dec 20. His wife found dead in a hotel fire - accidental death. He is a witness at the inquest

1941 Feb 15. Pioneer Corps. Capt. H. D. D. C. Tiley (59954), ceases to belong to the Res. of Off.

1964 May/Jun Dies at Greenwich, London and is buried in Braintree Cemetery.