Williams; together with three Barrow-in-Furness Higher Grade School Prize Medals, silver, all named James A. The Imperial Yeomanry was a British volunteer cavalry regiment that mainly saw action during the Second Boer War.
Officially created on 24 December 1899, the regiment was based on members of standing Yeomanry regiments, but also contained a large contingent of mid-upper class English volunteers. CBE medal Victorian Boer war QSA GSM Iraq SS Major Williams Imperial Yeomanry. Very scarce Boer war QSA, GSM Iraq & WW2 Civil C. E medal group SS Major Williams.
1 January 1941: James Annand Williams, Esq. Deputy Director of Accounts, Ministry of Supply. 29 January 1937: James Annand Williams, Esq.
Financial Adviser to the General Officer Commanding the British Troops in Egypt. Born in St Mary's, Edinburgh, Scotland, 7th January 1880, Father George and mother Christina, the 1891 census shows them living in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.Attested aged 21 to the Imperial Yeomanry February 1901, He served in South Africa during the Boer War on the Imperial Yeomanry Pay Office Staff Audit office, main store accounts, Cape Town, S. , discharged August 1902, "Termination of period of engagement, discharged to take up civil employment in South Africa". The Imperial Yeomanry was a British volunteer cavalry regiment that mainly saw action during the Second Boer war.
Officially created on 24th December 1899, the regiment was based on members of standing Yeomanry reiments, but also contained a large contingent of mid-upper class English volunteers, for further research. Aged 35/36 start of WW1, a Civil servant, probably unfit / too old for active service in the Army. British troops in Iraq during campaign of 1920.The General Service Medal roll shows it was awarded to him as a civilian, employed during the Iraq campaign in a financial capacity as a civilian for service before June 1920 until 1921, (copy supplied), quite unusual. He is a passanger on SS Barabool September 1932 from London, England to Port Said , Egypt. James Armand Williams, aged 52, Civil servant, country of last permanent residence England.
Address c/o Barclays Bank, New Malden, Surrey, Country of intended future permanent residence, Egypt. (Note incorrect middle name spelling on passenger list, "Armand", his middle name is his mothers maiden name "Ammand", unusual).He was deputy director of accounts, ministry of supply, he served as financial adviser to the general officer commanding British troops in Egypt in the inter-war period, first earning an O. For outstanding service and WW2 recieved higher C. E award, for further research. Create your brand with Auctiva's. Attention Sellers - Get Templates Image Hosting, Scheduling at Auctiva. The item "CBE medal Victorian Boer war QSA GSM Iraq SS Major Williams Imperial Yeomanry" is in sale since Monday, June 29, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectables\Militaria\World War I (1914-1918)\Other World War I Militaria". The seller is "theonlineauctionsale" and is located in Leamington Spa. This item can be shipped worldwide.