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Francis Edgar Kanthack (1872- )
1922 C.M.G., M.Inst.C.E., M.Mech.E. Civil Irrigation and Hydraulic Engineer; Consulting Engineer, P.O. Box 4355, Johannesburg, South Africa; b. 1872. School education, Liverpool and Germany. Engineering Training: Royal Indian Engineering College, Coopers Hill. 1895-1906--Assistant and Executive Engineer, Public Works Department, Irrigation Department, Punjab, India. 1906-10—Director of Irrigation, Cape Colony. 1910-20—Director of Irrigation for Union of South Africa.