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W. H. St. A. Davies (1883- )
1922 A.M.I.E.E., Electrical Engineer, The Grange, Boreham Wood, Herts. T. N.: Regent 3866. b. 1883. Ed. King Edward's School, Bromsgrove, and Faraday House College, Southampton Row. Assistant to Grays Thurrock (Electricity Dept.) U.D.C. in 1905; joined the Testing staff of the British Thomson Houston Co. at Rugby in 1908, remaining with them years. When war broke out was acting as Manager of Shipston Electrical Co. Now a partner in the Central London Electrical Co. War Services.—July, 1915, to May, 1918, with the coast and aeroplane searchlights of the London Electrical Engineers (T.F.); drafted into Field Company of Royal Engineers and from there to No. 2 Tank Bridging Battalion in October, 1918. Demobilized January, 1919.