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Name: PARDOE, Edward Percy Hamilton 'Bunt' OBE (Lieut.-Col.)

Nee: brother of Eric Wilson Pardoe

Birth Date: 28 Apr 1881 Graveley, Herts

Death Date: 1968 Hailsham, Sussex

First Date: 1912 after 12 years in Royal Marine Light Infantry

Profession: Established a farm at Kampi ya Simba near Eldoret

Area: Eldoret, Sergoit, 1925 Kampi ya Simba, Eldoret. Red 25 - JP, Sergoit, Red 31 - Major P.H. Pardoe, Kipsomba, Soy

Married: In Darrington 17 Feb 1920 Phyllis Aimee Lee b. 22 Feb 1889 Darrington, Yorks, d. 1972 Tonbridge

Children: James R. (1924); Michael Edward Hugh (29 May 1921 Kampi ya Simba, Eldoret-28 July 2014 Hawkhurst, Kent)

Book Reference: Gillett, KFA, Joelson, KAD, Red 25, Red 31, Hut, EAMR, Land, Red 22, Gazette, Nicholls, Red 19

War Service: From 1914-1919 with 3/KAR; EAMR - C Sqdn. 7/8/14 - 21/8/14 - Lieut. 10/8/14; To KAR

School: Haileybury

General Information:

KFA - Purchaser of Lease on the Trans Nzoia - 1913 [E. Pardoe]
KAD 1922 - District Committee Member, KAR Officers Dinner Club
Hut - 1927 Kipsomba Soy, Manager Sir Nevill Pearson, Ex 3rd KAR
Land - J.B. Hotham leased 5162 acres at Uasin Gishu, passed to E.W. and E.P.H. Pardoe
Gazette - 26/8/1914 - Appt. - Captain E.P.H. Pardoe, Volunteer Forces, East Africa Mounted Rifles, to be Lieutenant, to date August 10th 1914
Gazette - 23/9/1914 - Appt. - Lieutenant (temporary) KAR - E.P.H. Pardoe, Captain Reserve of Officers, Royal Marines, to date September 1st 1914
Gazette - 23/9/1914 - Appt. - To be Lieutenant, East Africa Mounted Rifles - E.P.H. Pardoe
Gazette - 23/9/1914 - Lieutenant E.P.H. Pardoe resigns his commission to date August 21st 1914
Gazette 6/4/1921 - Appointed JP for Sirgoi, Uasin Gishu
Red Book 1919 - Uasin Gishu Gymkhana Club, Eldoret - Vice-President - Major Pardoe
KFA - Present at 1922 meeting at Soy to discuss how best to form a co-operative society. [shown as Maj. Eric Pardoe?] on committee of Plateau Maize Growers' Ass. in 1923 [Eric]
Gazette - 26/9/1923 - Voters Register - Plateau North - Major E P H Pardoe, Settler PO Eldoret and Mrs Phyllis Aimee Pardoe, Married Kampi Simba Eldoret
1939 England and Wales Register living in Hailsham, poultry farming, with wife

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