Terence Edward Wray


1896 May 7. Born Nottingham

1901 Census at Waterloo Cres, Nottingham.

1911 census at Waterloo Cres, Nottingham.

1916 Apr 16. Leaves UK for Argentina. He is a "farmer" and travels 1st class.

1917 Apr 14 Attested to MGC. He is noted as coming from Buenos Aires on a direct enlistment. With a UK address of 115 Waterloo Cres, Nottingham. His father was George Bury Wray. He was a Cowboy and had been that since 20 Apr 1914

1917 Apr 27 Arrives in UK from Buenos Aires. MGC and later attached to RAF

RAF Record

1918 Jun 23 Sent to RAF Flight Cadet School

1919 Apr 5. Discharged from Army. His rank is a "Flight Cadet in RAF", LG shows he gets an Hon Commission as 2nd Lt as from date of his demobilisation.

1921 May 4. Joined ADRIC with service no 192. Posted to R Coy

1922 Jan. Appears to serve in ADRIC until demobilisation

1922 Mar 28. Joined the British Gendarmerie section of the Palestine Police as a Constable

1926 Sep 25. Leaves UK for Singapore. He is in Colonial Police

1931 Jan 25 Arrives Freemantle from Singapore. A Gendarme travels with wife Annie who is Australian. He has been living in Singapore and aims to return there

1935 Jul. Arrives in Australia from Singapore. He is a Police Inspector

1940. Died in Melbourne, Australia at 43 years old.

1946 Mar 16. His widow remarried to John JEANS. at St. John's Chapel, Melbourne. John. son of Mr. Ernest Jeans, Greenwich, Kent, England. to Romero. Widow of the late Terence Edward Wray and daughter of Mrs. C. J. Hummerston, b John-street, Mt. Lawler.