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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. Argentinian who enlisted from Argentinian Railway staff.

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. Discharged 1/07/1919. Photograph on kingedwardshorse.net

DAVIS, Henry G. 1214. Private MIC
DAVIS, William. Private. Anglo-Argentinian Railway staff. Discharged medically unfit.

DAVISON, Edward Summer. 1031. Private, Second Lieutenant Royal Engineers MIC
DAVISON, William. 1459. Private MIC
DAWS, Reginald J. 595. Private MIC

DAWSON, Guy Harnett. 675. Corporal. 'B' and 'C' Squadrons. Commissioned as Second Lieutenant 2nd Battalion Seaforth Highlanders 23/1/1916. Entered France 22/04/1915. Later Captain Labour Corp. Lived in South America and attended 3rd Regimental reunion in South America. Died in 1961.

DAWSON, James. 1452. Private, Private Army Service Corps M/354262 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. Discharged 6/11/1919.
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. Commissioned 9/09/1915 as a Second Lieutenant and promoted to Lieutenant.
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
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 Joseph Arthur. 76. Private. Student of University of London.
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
DIMMOCK, Thomas. 693. Private MIC
DINES, Ernest. 1051. Trumpeter MIC

DINWOODIE, Edwin Maxwell. 896. Private. 'C' Squadron. Anglo-Argentinian Railway staff. Discharged 27/03/1919. Lived in South America and attended third re-union in 1945. Brother Allegne Maxwell Dinwoodie was also with the Anglo-Argentinian Railway staff and served with Army Service Corps.

DIXON, John Brownlow. xx03. Private, Lieutenant Machine Gun Corps MIC

DODDS, Walter Melbourne. 1005. Captain Northumberland Fusiliers, Private KEH MIC
DOHERTY, Joseph. 1273. Private. Royal Engineers 193768, WR/126881. Did not serve in France. Anglo-Argentinian Railway staff.

DOLPHIN, John. 1514. Private, Private Labour Corps 650271 MIC
DONALD, James William. 924. 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).

DOUGLAS-HILL, Arthur Percy. 762. Private MIC
DOWLE, Maurice. 2051. Private 2070 MIC
DOWLING, Geoffrey B. 412. Private. Discharged 14/12/1918.
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
DRAPER, William F. 518. Private MIC
DRENNAN, J. E. 24. Staff Quarter Master Serjeant MIC
DREW, Thomas Kenneth. 1248. 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

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

DUNKIN, Alfred D. H. 1144. Private MIC