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AmeryL SCorrespondent for The Times. QSA issued: 20 Feb 03
Source: QSA Medal roll
Correspondent
AmeryLeopold Charles Maurice StenneWas born in India, November 22, 1873, and is son of C F Amery, of the Indian Forest Service. He was educated at Harrow, and Balliol College, Oxford (Exhibitioner, BA, took a first-class in Moderations, 1896; Fellowship at All Souls' College, 1897). He gained the Ouseley Scholarship for knowledge of Turkish at the Imperial Institute in 1895. He acted as private sec. to the Rt Hon L H Courtney, MP, in 1896-7, and travelled in Europe and the Near East in 1897-8, contributing articles on travel and politics to the Times, Manchester Guardian, and Edinburgh Review. He joined the regular staff of the Times in 1899 as Assistant foreign editor, and acted as correspondent in Berlin for part of that year, subsequently going out to South Africa. He was in the Boer laager at Sandspruit when the war broke out, and was sent back by General Joubert to Cape Town, where he was appointed by the Times to organise and direct their staff of correspondents during the war. He edited the Times history of the war, in six volumes, leaving South Africa in 1900 for that purpose. After completing Vol. II he revisited South Africa at the close of war, in order to examine battlefields. He is on the council of the Imperial South African Association, and contested East Wolverhampton as Unionist candidate. He was champion of the gymnasium at Harrow; ran for Oxford against Cambridge in the cross-country race in 1896; is also a keen mountaineer; and is fond of boat sailing and travelling.Unknown
AmeryRichardTrooperSource: Nominal roll in WO127Rhodesia Regiment
AmeryRobert1006PrivateQSA (4)
Source: Provisional list of Wepener recipients
Kaffrarian Rifles
AmeryRobert22621DriverSource: Nominal roll in WO127Commander-in-Chief's Bodyguard
AmeryT158SergeantDied of disease. Lydenburg, 30 November 1900
Source: South African Field Force Casualty Roll
Army Post Office Corps
AmeryT158SergeantDemise: Died of disease 30 Nov 1900
Place: Lydenburg
Source: In Memoriam by S Watt
Army Post Office Corps
AmesA 2534Private2nd Btn. Wounded at Spearman's Camp. 21 Jan 1900.
Source: Natal Field Force Casualty Roll, page 66 line 29
(Prince of Wales's Own) West Yorkshire Regiment
AmesA2nd Battalion
Source: QSA and KSA medal rolls
(Prince of Wales's Own) West Yorkshire Regiment
AmesA L2448SergeantQSA (1). To Prov. Regt. of Lancers.
Source: QSA medal rolls
12th (The Prince of Wales's Royal) Lancers
AmesB J1st Battalion
Source: WO100/281
Grahamstown TG
AmesB JSource: WO100/280Albany DMT
AmesC2nd Battalion
Source: QSA and KSA rolls
Imperial Light Horse
AmesCharles2nd Battalion
Source: QSA and KSA rolls
Imperial Light Horse
AmesE 3154Private2nd Btn. Slightly wounded at Willow Grange. 23 Nov 1899.
Source: Natal Field Force Casualty Roll, page 65 line 49
(Prince of Wales's Own) West Yorkshire Regiment
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