Arthur Winch

1879 Oct 13 born London, St Georges, Hannover Sq

1881 At Hatfield His mother was Charlotte Isabella Joanna Watson-Taylor and his father William Henry Winch

1891 census at Lodge Cottage, Chertsey

1898 Dec 7. Arthur Winch, gent, to be 2nd Lt. 5th Bat. The Rifle Brigade

1901 census at 195 Belgrave Mansions, St Georges Hannover London. Born 1880. Lt in 5th Rifle Brigade

1901 Nov 23. Resigns his Rifle Brigade commission as Lt

1902 May 10. Married Catherine May Jean Montagu

1903 A daughter born - Yvonne Isabel May Winch

1906 Divorce. He sues for divorce. Spouse: Catherine May Jean Winch Co-Respondent 1: Charles Bonham Southey

1910 Apr/Jun married in Eltham to Margaret Lucy SKEDGELL

1915 Dec 4. Commissioned 2nd Lt (late Lt Rifle Brigade)

1916 Aug 10. Lands in France

1916 Aug 28.Special Reserve of Officers. The undermentioned 2nd Lts. (on prob.) are confirmed in their rank: Devon. Regt. A. Winch.

1917 Feb 2. Devon Regt . 2nd Lt. A. Winch, Spec. Res. Bn., relinquishes the acting rank of Capt.

1917 May 23. Posted to 1 Devon from 2 Devon

1917 Jul 1. Promoted Lt

1917 Nov 29. Entrained for Italy

1917 Nov 17. Devon. Regt. Lt. A. Winch, Spec. Res., to be actg.Capt. whilst comdg. a Co.

1918 Jan 10. Devon Regt. Lt. A. Winch, Spec. Res., relinquishes the actg. rank of Capt.

1918 Jan 15. Devon. Regt. Lt. A. Winch, Spec. Res., relinquishes the actg. rank of Capt.

1918 Feb 12. Struck off strength of battalion

1918 Feb 23. Special Appointment. (Graded for purposes of pay as a Staff Lt., 3rd Cl.)— Lt. A. Winch, Devon. R., Spec. Res., and to be seconded. He was appointed Divisional Salvage Officer of 9 Division, graded as Staff Lt.

1920 Apr 13. 3rd Devon. R. Lt. A. Winch relinquishes his commn. and retains the rank of Lt. He also relinquishes his Special Appointment. Cl. II.

1920 Oct 27. Joins ADRIC. no 888. Posted to Depot. He is believed to be in "Cairo Gang photo" Posted to Depot Coy. Wife at Oakley House, Winkleigh, Devon

1921 Mar 19. Posted to F Coy

1921 Jul 2. Promoted DI3 and Intelligence Officer F Coy

1921 Oct 21 to 3 Nov on Leave

1922 Jan . Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1939 Oct 6 Died Wicklow

1940 Pension Cards indicate a widow Margaret Lucy who claimed after his death. This was 4 Jan 1940 from Rockfield House , Brittas Bay