DAINES, Lionel. R. Colonel. Private in the King's Colonials having enlisted on 17/03/1905, was in KEH Colchester Camp 1911 photograph and discharged from service 17/03/1914. Served in the Indian Army in WW1. Saw extensive service in WW2 at Dunkirk, North Africa, Sicily, Salerno, Anzio, Normandy and the Rhine. Became a Lieutenant Colonel. Living in Rhodesia in 1951. Awarded Military Cross. Named in a photograph at Colchester camp in 1911 see Figure 61.

DALE, Thomas W. 975. Corporal MIC
DALGARNO William A. 840 Corporal MIC
DALTON Donald 1677 Private, Corporal Northumberland Fusiliers 61250 MIC
DALTON Harry 721 Private, Serjeant MIC
DALTON Henry J. 948 Private MIC
DANIEL C. P. C. 19 Serjeant King's Colonials MIC
DARE Arthur Charles Carter 1533 Private, Lieutenant Somerset Light Infantry MIC
DARE Geoffrey 992 Private, Serjeant MIC
DARREL Richard Frederick William 1051 Private, Lieutenant Tank Corps MIC
DATE Hugh A. 1671 Private, Private Northumberland Fusiliers 59629 MIC
DAVENPORT Anthony 726 Private MIC
DAVEY Albert Private, Private 1st King Dragoon Guards D/17020 MIC

DAVIDSON Douglas. 640. Private, KIA 09/04/18 aged 34. 'B' Squadron. Killed with Lieutenant Pinckney when trying to break through the Boche who had enveloped the bridge head at Vieille Chapelle. One of three sons of George D. and Emma Davidson, of "Geraldra", Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia. Commemorated on the LOOS MEMORIAL, FRANCE and KEH Memorial at Vieille Chapelle. Photograph (bottom right portrait) shown in 'War Services of Old Melbournians' compiled and edited by J. Beacham Kiddle OBE.  

DAVIDSON William 5195 Private, Labour Corps 416811 ex 2nd KEH? MIC
DAVIDSON William C. 1585 Serjeant, Serjeant Northumberland Fusiliers 61256, Serjeant Tank Corps 302827 MIC
DAVIE Algernon M. 994 Private MIC
DAVIES Albert Alfred 630 Private MIC
DAVIES F. B. 69 Serjeant MIC
DAVIES Harold J. 1602 Private, Private Royal Welsh Fusiliers 57148 MIC
DAVIS Harold B. Private 1st Herfordshire Yeomanry, Private King Edward's Horse, Second Lieutenant then Captain Royal Field Artillery MIC
DAVIS Harold N. 265 Corporal, Serjeant, Warrant Officer Class 2 MIC. Photograph on
DAVIS Henry G. 1214 Private MIC
DAVISON Edward Summer 1031 Private, Second Lieutentant Royal Engineers MIC
DAVISON William 1459 Private MIC
DAWS Reginald J. 595 Private MIC
DAWSON Guy Harnett 675 Corporal, Captain Labour Corp MIC
DAWSON James 1452 Private, Private Army Service Corps M/354262 MIC
DAWSON Thomas 1226 Private MIC
DAWSON Oswald Charles 1106 Private, Second Lieutenant Royal Air Force MIC
DAWSON Overend William James 1668 Private, KIA 27/10/17 MIC
DAWSON Robert D. 1526 Corporal MIC
DAWSON Thomas 1226 Private MIC

DAY F. P. Second Lieutenant KEH 1910 who joined as Rhodes scholar at Oxford university. Became a Professor at the Carnegie Institute of Technology in Pittsburgh, USA in the early 1920s.

DEADMAN, Ernest H. 1730. Sapper, Private Army Pay Corps 24936 MIC
DEAN, George H. 2014. Private, Corporal Liverpool Regiment 85702 MIC

DE BALLARDIE, J. 5. Private. King's Colonials. Awarded Imperial Yeomanry Long Service and Good Conduct Medal, Nov 1907.

DE COSTA, Errold. 2059. Private MIC
DEELEY, Frank. 1188. Private, Private Lancashire Fusiliers 40554
DE GANNES, Raphael. 1302. Private MIC
DE KLERK, David D. 1869. Private, Private Yorkshire Regiment 63005 MIC
DEMPSEY, Earl F. 1768. Private, Private Tank Corps 112095 MIC
DEMPSTER, Chas Henry. 1483. Private MIC
DENBIGH, Arthur E. 320. Warrant Officer Class 2 MIC
DENING, Douglas Montgomery Second Lieutenant, Royal Field Artillery, Captain Royal Air Force MIC
DENMAN, William L. 1685. Private, Private Northumberland Fusiliers 61181, Private Tank Corps 302803 MIC
DENNISTON John Geoffrey 221 Serjeant, Second Lieutenant, Lieutenant MIC
DE NOBRIGA Joseph O. 1295 Private MIC
DE ROUX Louis 1691 Acting Corporal, Second Lieutenant (General List) MIC
DE SOUSA Alexander 1306 Private MIC
DE SOUSA George 1305 Private MIC
DESPARD Richard 1720 Private, Lieutenant Royal Engineers MIC
DETTLEFF William 1408 Private MIC
DEVELIN Robert H. 963 Lance Corporal, Serjeant MIC
DE VERTEUIL Leo 1828 Private, Private RAMC 135542, Private Tank Corps 302933 MIC
DEVINE Edward F. 1128 Private MIC
DEVINE, William. 1854. Private, Private Northumberland Fusiliers 61239 MIC
DEVLIN, Paul. 1290. Private, Private Liverpool Regiment 85707 MIC
DEVOS, Arthur Edward Graham.1318. Private, Private Rifle Brigade E200730, Second Lieutenant Chinese Labour Corps MIC
DE WHALLEY, John J. A. 76. Private MIC
DIAS, Stephen. 1454. Private, Private Tank Corps 112182 MIC

DICK, Martin Forster. 46. Corporal Dick was an original King's Colonial and served throughout Great War in KEH. Only Private Dick and Lionel James achieved this. Corporal Dick hailed from Canada and had seen service in the Boer War with Lord Strathcona’s Horse (Canadian Horse) before joining the King’s Colonials in 1902. He was commissioned in 1906 as a Second Lieutenant, Lieutenant KEH 1910. Commanded 'B' Squadron, KEH in France 1915-16. Rose to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel and commanded the Reserve Regiment 1917-18 and then commanded the KEH for the last three months of the Great War. Mentioned in Despatches (twice). See photograph, Figure 48.

DICKINSON, Michael W. 988. Private MIC
DIDSBURY, Albert B. 1402. Private 2070 MIC
DIGBY, Basil Robert. 1587. Private, Private Lancashire Fusiliers 45465, Lieutenant Royal Naval Air Service MIC
DIGHT Alfred R. 474 Serjeant, Lieutenant Wiltshire Yeomanry MIC
DIMMOCK Thomas 693 Private MIC
DINES Ernest 1051 Trumpeter MIC
DINWOODIE Edwin Maxwell 896 Private MIC
DIXON John Brownlow xx03 Private, Lieutenant Machine Gun Corps MIC
DIXSON William J. 663 Lance Corporal, Second Lieutenant then Captain Royal East Kent Yeomanry MIC
DODDS Reginald C. 1562 Private, Private Northumberland Fusiliers 39906, Private Lancashire Fusiliers 40553, Private Tank Corps 302777 MIC
DODDS Walter Melbourne 1005 Captain Northumberland Fusiliers, Private KEH MIC
DOLPHIN John 1514 Private, Private Labour Corps 650271 MIC
DONALD James William 924 Private MIC
DONALDSON Roland Mallinson 1713 Private MIC
DONNELLY John Lawler Second Lieutenant Northumberland Fusiliers, Lieutenant Royal Sussex Regiment MIC
DORE James F. 1462 Corporal, Corporal Royal Dublin Fusiliers 30894 MIC

DORMAN James 1558 Private 2113 as well on MIC, Sergeant 1558 on British War Medal and Victory Medal. Pictured are British War Medal and Victory Medal with a King Edward's Horse gilding metal headdress badge in an oak frame.  Arrived in France 11 July 1915 and transferred to the Reserve 24 July 1919.  Entitled to 1915 Star (Photograph courtesy of Margaret Gledhill).

DOUDNEY Hugh Denslan 123 Private, Second Lieutenant then Captain Royal Fusiliers MIC
DOUGALL Alfred Baudraz 1586 Private, Second Lieutenant, Lieutenant MIC
DOUGHTY Frederick S. 1504 Private MIC
DOUGLAS-HILL Arthur Percy 762 Private MIC
DOUGLASS George Cecil 1147 Private, Second Lieutenant then Lieutenant Northamptonshire Regiment MIC
DOWDY James E. 1211 Private MIC
DOWLE Maurice 2051 Private 2070 MIC
DOWLING Geoffrey B. 412. Private. Discharged 14/12/1918.
DOWLING Terence Patrick 1369 Private, Second Lieutenant then Lieutenant Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders MIC
DOWN Albert H. 715 Private MIC
DOWNES Leonard A. Private, Private Corps of Dragoons D/13356 MIC
DOWNIE Harry 749 Acting Corporal MIC
DOWNING Edward J. 1578 Private MIC
DOWNS Alfred 1713 Private MIC
DOWSETT James 1102 Private, Private then Second Lieutenant Tank Corps 69606 MIC
DOYLE Edward John 1600 Private, Second Lieutenant Yorkshire Regiment MIC
DOYLE Edward Percival 1410 Private, Second Lieutenant West Yorkshire Regiment MIC
DRAPER William F. 518 Private MIC
DRENNAN J. E. 24 Staff Quarter Master Serjeant MIC
DREW Thomas Kenneth 1248 Private MIC
DRIVER William 1599 Private MIC
DRUBE Frederick P. 524 Private MIC
DRUMMOND Oswald 1416 Acting Serjeant MIC
DRURY Charles James 2015 Private Dragoon Guards 5561, Private Dorsetshire Regiment 14049, Lieutenant KEH
DRYSDALE Cluny L. xx06 Private MIC
DUDLEY Thomas Private Corps of Dragoons D/168517, Private MIC
DUFF Peter Private Dragoon Guards D/18470, Private KEH, Private Corps of Dragoons MIC

DUFOY . Private. New Zealander who served with King's Colonials (see Figure 52, 1904).

DUIRS Mearns William 379. South African. Private KEH, Second Lieutenant 7th Battalion King's Own Scottish Borderers. KIA 25/09/1915 Loos.

DUKES Sydney O. 999 Private MIC
DUMOULIN Charles A. 1354 Private, Second Lieutenant Essex Regiment MIC
DUNBAR Frederick Digby 106 Serjeant, Acting Staff Serjeant Major MIC
DUNCAN Alec 763 Private MIC
DUNCAN Thomas Mitchell Second Lieutenant, Major Royal Field Artillery MIC
DUNCKLEY Percy John Private. Lieutenant Ghurka Rifles MIC

DUNCKLEY Percy S. A. J. 834 Private. Served in the King's Colonials from 1902. Second Lieutenant Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment, Lieutenant Indian Army Reserve of Officers MIC

DUNERE Charles G. 1742 Private, Second Lieutenant Royal Engineers MIC
DUNKIN Alfred D. H. 1144 Private MIC
DUNN Ralph Ellis 1413 Private, Second Lieutenant Somerset Light Infantry MIC
DURRANT W. 728 Private, Second Lieutenant Lovat's Scouts MIC
DUTCH Ernest James 675 Private, Second Lieutenant Royal Fusiliers MIC
DUUS William H. 892 Corporal MIC