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Name: FOSTER, Harold William

Birth Date: ?8.12.1897 Winton, Lancs.

Death Date: 1979 Surrey

First Date: 1923

Profession: ex Indian Army, farmer

Area: Sirikwa, P.O. Hoey's Bridge

Book Reference: Red 25, Red 31, Hut, Trans Nzoia Scrap Book

General Information:

Trans Nzoia Scrap Book - Article "The Kakamega Gold Rush" - A man named Ross, from Kibigori, found a very promising reef near Kakamega township. He joined forces with Foster and Forbes-Mangan of Kitale who financed the essential work. They were bought up by a London company and the well known Rosterman Mine grew up and continued to work long after most of the other mines had closed down. 
Is this the son of Herbert Foster?

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