Eric Himsworth was in Stanley (he was also in the Tai Koon Hotel when I was). His wife Emily (also in camp) was a nursing sister. Their son (the first) Brooke, was born in camp. Emily was nursing in the Jockey Club Hospital with my Mum and others when the Japanese burst in.
Born 23 November 1905
Died 7 August 1991
educated in Oxford University
He was the superintendent of imports and exports from 1946 to 1949
he was also a cadet, arrived in 1929.
Eric Himsworth, King's Birthday Party, Government House 1939
He appeared to have worked at the Kowloon Magistracy as well, when he attended to a case of a 40 year old loiterer, Ng Ting, sentenced to 6 months' hard labour
Source: The Hong Kong Telegraph (Final Edition), page 3, 12th June 1939 - corresponds to page 27 in the digital archive
Eric Himsworth 1906 - 19 August 1991
Born 1906 Carnforth Lancashire
England and Wales Probate Calendar 1991
Eric Himswoth of 33 Ballachurry Avenue Onchan Isle of Man died 19 August 1991