Hill's membership form

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On this day, 100 years ago an IMechE member was killed in action. William Brasier Hall: 23rd September Graduate 1895; Member 1900. Engineer, HMS “Duncan”. Engineer Commander, Royal Navy, HMS “Venerable”. Served on the Belgian Coast and in the Persian Gulf. 1918 Obituary  Engineer-Commander WILLIAM BRASIER HALL, R.N., was born at Leeds on 13th February 1875. His early education was received privately, after which he … Continue reading ON THIS DAY

St Legier's membership form

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On this day, 100 years ago an IMechE member was killed in action. ARCHIBALD SAMUEL DE ST. LEGIER: 21st December Associate Member since 1907. At the outbreak of war he was Engineer Lieutenant, Royal Navy, HMS ”Warrior”. Wartime posting(s) was/were, Engineer Lieutenant Commander, HMS ”Negro”. Drowned on service. 1917 Obituary  Engineer Lieut.-Commander ARCHIBALD SAMUEL DE ST. LEGIER, R.N., was born at Loughborough on 6th November … Continue reading ON THIS DAY

Hall's membership form

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On this day, 100 years ago an IMechE member was killed in action. GILBERT SUDBURY HALL: 30th November Graduate Member since 1910. At the outbreak of war he was Apprenticed to J Carter, Sons & Co. Wartime posting(s) was/were, 2nd Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps, 18th Squadron. Aviators certificate granted 16th Jan 1916. Died of wounds sustained over France. 1917 Obituary  Sec. Lieut. GILBERT SUDBURY HALL, … Continue reading ON THIS DAY

Corfe's membership form

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On this day, 100 years ago an IMechE member was killed in action. ALLAN WILLIAM CORFE: 26th November Graduate Member since 1912. At the outbreak of war he was Apprenticed to Cammell, Laird & Co. Wartime posting(s) was/were, Company Serjeant Major, Cheshire Regiment, 6th Battalion. Died of wounds. 1917 Obituary  Co. Sergeant-Major ALLAN WILLIAM CORFE was born at Liscard, Cheshire, on 23rd November 1891. His … Continue reading ON THIS DAY

Kennedy's membership form

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On this day, 100 years ago an IMechE member was killed in action. CHARLES KENNEDY: 16th November Associate Member since 1911. At the outbreak of war he was a Locomotive Carriage and Wagon Superintendent, Great Western of Brazil Railway. Wartime posting(s) was/were, Lieutenant, Royal Field Artillery, “D” Battery 113th Brigade. Died of wounds sustained in France (Somme). 1917 Obituary  Lieut. CHARLES KENNEDY, R.F.A., was born … Continue reading ON THIS DAY

Reynold's membership form

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On this day, 100 years ago an IMechE member was killed in action. WILLIAM ARTHUR REYNOLDS: 29th October Graduate Member since 1912. At the outbreak of war he was a Engineering Student at the Municipal Technical Institute, West Ham. Wartime posting(s) was/were, Lance Corporal, Royal Warwickshire Regiment, 2nd/8th Battalion, “B” Company. Died of wounds. 1917 Obituary  Lance-Corporal WILLIAM ARTHUR REYNOLDS, Royal Warwickshire Regiment, was born … Continue reading ON THIS DAY

Druitt's membership form

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On this day, 100 years ago an IMechE member was killed in action. CHARLES LAMBERT DRUITT: 13th October Graduate Member since 1912. At the outbreak of war he was an Assistant, South Eastern and Chatham Railway. Wartime posting(s) was/were, Lieutenant, Seaforth Highlanders, 9th Battalion. Died in France. Awarded: Mentioned in Dispatches. 1917 Obituary  Lieut. CHARLES LAMBERT DRUITT, Seaforth Highlanders, was born at Christchurch, Hants, on … Continue reading ON THIS DAY

Stephens' membership form

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On this day, 100 years ago an IMechE member was killed in action. HUGH GORDON STEPHENS: 12th September Graduate Member since 1914. At the outbreak of war he was a Pupil, North Staffordshire Railway. Wartime posting(s) was/were, Private, Middlesex Regiment. Killed in action at Ypres. 1917 Obituary Private HUGH GORDON STEPHENS, 16th Middlesex Regiment, was born in Madras on 8th May 1894. His scholastic education … Continue reading ON THIS DAY

Howarth's membership form

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On this day, 100 years ago an IMechE member was killed in action. JOHN HOWARTH: 10th September Graduate Member since 1909; Associate Member 1914. At the outbreak of war he was an Engineering Assistant, James Diggle & Sons. Wartime posting(s) was/were, 2nd Lieutenant, Royal Engineers,  1st West Riding Field Company. Died of wounds. 1916 Obituary  Sec. Lieut. JOHN HOWARTH, Royal Engineers, was born at Rochdale … Continue reading ON THIS DAY

Vyal's membership form

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On this day, 100 years ago an IMechE member was killed in action. LIONEL EGERTON VYAL: 3rd September Graduate Member since 1911. At the outbreak of war he was a Pupil, Rhymey Railway Co. Wartime posting(s) was/were, Corporal, Canadian Army, 2nd Canadian Division Signal Company. Died in a motor cycle accident, France. 1917 Obituary  Corporal LIONEL EGERTON VYALL, Canadian Division, was born at Chawant, Punjab, … Continue reading ON THIS DAY