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ColesAlbert John1st Battalion
Source: QSA and KSA rolls
Imperial Light Horse
ColesArthur HorsmanCaptainCOLES, ARTHUR HORSMAN, Captain, was born 7 September 1856, son of T Horsman Coles, of 73 Westbourne Terrace, London.  He was educated at Winchester; entered the 3rd Foot (The Buffs, East Kent Regiment) 11 September 1876, and became Captain in 1885.  He served with the Nile Expedition, 188-1-85 (Medal with clasp; Bronze Star), and in the Sudan, 1887-89, being present at the actions of Sarras, 1887, and of Toski, 1889.  For his services in this campaign he received a Clasp; the Fourth Class Osmanieh; the Fourth Class Medjidie, and was created a Companion of the Distinguished Service Order [London Gazette, 8 November 1889]: "Arthur Horsman Coles, Captain, The Buffs (East Kent Regiment).  In recognition of services during the action at Toski".  The Insignia were presented by the GOC in Egypt, 29 August 1890.  He was also mentioned in Despatches [London Gazette, 6 September 1889].  He commanded the Expeditionary Force, Uganda, 1893 (Medal and clasp); became Major, Warwickshire Regiment, 1895; Lieutenant Colonel, 24 October 1900; Brevet Colonel, 10 February 1904.  He commanded troops in the Uganda Protectorate; was created a CMG in 1904, and retired with the rank of Colonel 25 September 1907.  He served in the European War, commanding the 5th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers (Despatches).
Source: DSO recipients (VC and DSO Book)
(Buffs) East Kent Regiment
ColesB GPrivateNatal 1906 (0)
Source: Recipients of the Natal 1906 Medal
Durban Military Reserves
ColesC 4194Private1st Btn. Missing - released at Farquhar's Farm. 30 Oct 1899.
Source: Natal Field Force Casualty Roll, page 112 line 36
Gloucestershire Regiment
ColesC1st Battalion
Source: QSA and KSA medal rolls
Devonshire Regiment
ColesC1st Battalion
Source: QSA and KSA medal rolls
Gloucestershire Regiment
ColesC APrivateQSA known to exist. QSA (1)
Source: List of QSAs with the clasp Defence of Kimberley
Kimberley TG
ColesC E39422TrooperDischarged 24 Feb 02 Supernumerary List
Source: Nominal roll in WO127
South African Light Horse
ColesC E4th Battalion
Source: QSA and KSA medal rolls
Royal Dublin Fusiliers
ColesC ESource: QSA and KSA medal rollsRoyal Dublin Fusiliers
ColesC HSource: QSA and KSA medal rollsSouth African Constabulary
ColesC J5133PrivateQSA (4).
Source: QSA medal rolls
8th (The King's Royal Irish) Hussars
ColesE5547PrivateSlightly wounded. Brakenlaagte, 30 October 1901
2nd Battalion.
Source: South African Field Force Casualty Roll
(Buffs) East Kent Regiment
ColesE2nd Battalion
Source: QSA and KSA medal rolls
Lincolnshire Regiment
ColesEPrivateQSA (1)
Source: List of QSAs with the clasp Defence of Kimberley
Kimberley TG
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