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W. H. James (2)

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Captain William H. James R.E.

1811 Born in London

1851 Captain William H James 40, of the 21st Regiment, lived in Brompton with Harriet James 40[1]

By 1887 had retired from the Royal Engineers when he read a paper on "Magazine and Repeating Arms" at the United Services Institution.[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. 1851 census
  2. The Engineer 1887/03/11