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Name: ARMSTRONG, James Robert Bargrave (Capt.)

Nee: son of Rt. Hon. Henry Bruce Armstrong

Birth Date: 6 Apr 1893

Death Date: 1980 Southampton

First Date: 1930

Profession: Planter

Area: Ibonia, Kiambu

Married: 22 Feb 1930 - Hon. Kathleen Marion Napier, d. of 4th Baron Napier (1901-1986)

Children: Frances Evelyn (1930-1969), Kathleen Mary Perceval (1932), Florence Margaret (1934), Henry Napier (1936) who married Rosemary White, John Fortescue (twin of Henry, 1936)

Book Reference: Red 31, Hut, O&C, Foster, Web

War Service: 8 Hussars

School: Winchester College, Trinity College Cambridge 1911-14

General Information:

Foster - Church Warden, St Paul's Church, Kiambu 1938
Web - Admitted to Inner Temple in 1920 entitled to practice as a Barrister-at-Law. He was in the service of the 8th King's Royal Irish Hussars and previously the Northern Irish Horse. Fought in both World Wars. He held the office of Civil Affairs Officer in Somalia between 1943 and 1945. High Sheriff of Armagh in 1960
Gazette 6 Dec 1938 Kiambu Voters List

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