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Name: NEALON, Lawrence William

Birth Date: 8 Dec 1894 Hackney, London

Death Date: 28 Sep 1971 Mombasa

First Date: 1912

Profession: Employed by EA Trading Co. then African Mercantile Co. Ltd. Manager 1916/26.

Area: Mombasa. Secretary of Mombasa Chamber of Commerce

Married: Margaret Ann b. 2 Aug 1899

Book Reference: Gillett, KAD, Red 25, Red 31, EA & Rhodesia, Red 22, Gazette, Medals

General Information:

East Africa & Rhodesia - 16/5/57 - Mr L.W. Nealon, for the past three years chairman of the local board in Mombasa of the African Mercantile Co. Ltd., has just retired. He first went to Kenya in 1912 to join the East African Trading Company, the forerunner of the African Mercantile, so that he has spent 45 years with the business. He is a past president of the Mombasa Chamber of Commerce, honorary consul for Norway in Mombasa (with jurisdiction including Kenya, Zanzibar, and the coast of Tanganyika) and he has long been a member of the committee of the Mission to Seamen.
Gazette - 7/4/15 - Liable for Jury service, Mombasa
Medals - Mombasa Defence Force - No. 9216, Private
KAD has L.W. Nealon.
Red 25 has L.W. Nealon, African Mercantile Co.
Red 31 has L.W. Nealon
Gazette 6 Dec 1938 Msa Voters List
FindaGrave Lawrence William Nealon BIRTH 8 Dec 1894 Hackney Marshes, London Borough of Hackney, Greater London, England DEATH 28 Sep 1971 (aged 76) Mombasa, Kenya BURIAL Kisauni Cemetery Mombasa. Inscription: in memory / Lawrence William Nealon / died 28.9.71 / R.I.P.

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