Alice Sophia Wintle1

F, #360861, d. 9 May 1928
Last Edited=12 Jul 2009
     Alice Sophia Wintle was the daughter of Maj.-Gen. Edmund Wintle.2 She married Lt.-Col. Alexander Leslie Scott Burrowes, son of Reverend Thomas Robert Fiennes Forth Burrowes and Amelia Wintle, on 24 October 1876.1 She died on 9 May 1928.1
     From 24 October 1876, her married name became Burrowes.1

Child of Alice Sophia Wintle and Lt.-Col. Alexander Leslie Scott Burrowes

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 184. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Brigadier Alec Burrowes1

M, #360862, b. 16 February 1884, d. 15 November 1956
Last Edited=12 Jul 2009
     Brigadier Alec Burrowes was born on 16 February 1884.1 He was the son of Lt.-Col. Alexander Leslie Scott Burrowes and Alice Sophia Wintle.2 He married, firstly, Marie Ernestine Lucie MacCormac, daughter of John MacCormac, on 23 January 1907.1 He and Marie Ernestine Lucie MacCormac were divorced in 1922.1 He married, secondly, Victoria Marguerite Bosanquet, daughter of Edward Bernard Bosanquet, on 28 June 1922.2 He died on 15 November 1956 at age 72.2
     He was educated at Portsmouth Grammar School, Portsmouth, Hampshire, EnglandG.2 He was educated at Royal Military Academy, Woolwich, Kent, EnglandG.1 He fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in despatches and was wounded.1 He was with the Briisht Military Mission to General Denikin.1 He was British Military Attache to the Hungarian Peace Delegation in 1920.1 He gained the rank of Able Seaman in the Royal Navy.1 He was with CRA, Hong Kong between 1935 and 1939.1 He fought in the Second World War.1 He was GSO(I) of the Coast Defense) and in charge of the 'Dover Project' between 1939 and 1941.1 He retired from the military in 1941, with the rank of Brigadier, late of the Royal Garrison Artillery.1

Children of Brigadier Alec Burrowes and Marie Ernestine Lucie MacCormac

Child of Brigadier Alec Burrowes and Victoria Marguerite Bosanquet

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 184. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

John MacCormac1

M, #360863
Last Edited=12 Jul 2009
     John MacCormac lived at Wellington Place, Belfast, County Antrim, IrelandG.1

Child of John MacCormac

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 184. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Marie Ernestine Lucie MacCormac1

F, #360864, d. 27 November 1952
Last Edited=12 Jul 2009
     Marie Ernestine Lucie MacCormac was the daughter of John MacCormac.2 She married Brigadier Alec Burrowes, son of Lt.-Col. Alexander Leslie Scott Burrowes and Alice Sophia Wintle, on 23 January 1907.1 She and Brigadier Alec Burrowes were divorced in 1922.1 She died on 27 November 1952.1
     From 23 January 1907, her married name became Burrowes.1

Children of Marie Ernestine Lucie MacCormac and Brigadier Alec Burrowes

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 184. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Colonel Terence Burrowes1

M, #360865, b. 10 September 1909, d. 9 January 1982
Last Edited=4 Jul 2015
     Colonel Terence Burrowes was born on 10 September 1909.1 He was the son of Brigadier Alec Burrowes and Marie Ernestine Lucie MacCormac.2 He married Denice Ellen Leslie Friend, daughter of Henry Leslie Friend, on 15 July 1935.1 He died on 9 January 1982 at age 72 at Henley, Oxfordshire, England.3
     He was educated at Dover College, Dover, Kent, EnglandG.1 He was educated at Royal Military Academy, Woolwich, Kent, EnglandG.1 He graduated from Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, EnglandG, in 1932 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)1 He was with KGO Bengal Sappers and Miners between 1932 and 1943.1 He fought in the North-West Frontier between 1933 and 1937, where he was mentioned in despatches twice.1 He fought in the Second World War, with 7th Indian Division, 3rd British Division and RMonRE (Militia).1 He was an Instructor in 1944 at Staff College, Camberley, Surrey, EnglandG.1 He was awarded the Knight, Order of Leopold of Belgium.1 He was Commander of the Royal Engineers, 18th GHQ Troops Engineers between 1945 and 1946 constructing high level replacement bridges across the Rhine.1 He was awarded the Croix de Guerre in 1946 avec Palmes, Belgian.1 He was appointed Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.) in 1946.1 He was with the Training Staff between 1946 and 1950 at Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst, Berkshire, EnglandG.1 He was Commander of the Australian School of Military of Enineering between 1950 and 1952.1 He was Commanding Officer of the 1st (Australian) Field Engineering Regiment between 1950 and 1952.1 He was Commander of the 11th Engineering Group, Royal Engineers, BOAR between 1954 and 1957.1 He was Military Attache to Vietnam and Cambodia between 1957 and 1959.1 He was Officer in charge of the Royal Engineers Records between 1959 and 1962.1 He retired from the military in 1962, with the rank of Colonel, late of the Royal Engineers.1 He was lecturer in Maths at State Further Education Centres between 1962 and 1974.1 He graduated from Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, EnglandG, in 1970 with a Master of Arts (M.A.)1 He lived in 1976 at 18 Hillside, Whitchurch on Thames, Berkshire, EnglandG.1

Children of Colonel Terence Burrowes and Denice Ellen Leslie Friend

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 184. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]
  3. [S266] World War II Unit Histories - Officers, online http://www.unithistories.com/units_index/default.asp?file=../officers/personsx.html. Hereinafter cited as World War II Unit Histories - Officers.


Henry Leslie Friend1

M, #360866
Last Edited=12 Jul 2009
     Henry Leslie Friend lived at Binalong, New South Wales, AustraliaG.1

Child of Henry Leslie Friend

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 184. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Denice Ellen Leslie Friend1

F, #360867
Last Edited=12 Jul 2009
     Denice Ellen Leslie Friend is the daughter of Henry Leslie Friend.2 She married Colonel Terence Burrowes, son of Brigadier Alec Burrowes and Marie Ernestine Lucie MacCormac, on 15 July 1935.1
     From 15 July 1935, her married name became Burrowes.1

Children of Denice Ellen Leslie Friend and Colonel Terence Burrowes

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 184. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Frances Elizabeth Burrowes1

F, #360868, b. 19 January 1939
Last Edited=12 Jul 2009
     Frances Elizabeth Burrowes was born on 19 January 1939.1 She is the daughter of Colonel Terence Burrowes and Denice Ellen Leslie Friend.2 She married John Robert le Gay Solly, son of Lt.-Col. Reginald John Nash Solly, on 12 June 1965.1
     She was educated at Grenoble University, Grenoble, FranceG.1

Children of Frances Elizabeth Burrowes and John Robert le Gay Solly

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 184. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Lt.-Col. Reginald John Nash Solly1

M, #360869
Last Edited=12 Jul 2009
     Lt.-Col. Reginald John Nash Solly was awarded the Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.)2 He lived at Langton Old Rectory, Blandford, Dorset, EnglandG.1

Child of Lt.-Col. Reginald John Nash Solly

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 184. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

John Robert le Gay Solly1

M, #360870
Last Edited=12 Jul 2009
     John Robert le Gay Solly is the son of Lt.-Col. Reginald John Nash Solly.2 He married Frances Elizabeth Burrowes, daughter of Colonel Terence Burrowes and Denice Ellen Leslie Friend, on 12 June 1965.1
     He lived in 1976 at 21 Swanston Field, Whitchurch on Thames, Berkshire, EnglandG.1

Children of John Robert le Gay Solly and Frances Elizabeth Burrowes

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 184. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]