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1941 HKVDC Corps Signals at Fanling

Date picture taken (to nearest decade for older photos): 
1941

Photo from the Elizabeth Ride Collection.

Tony Banham mentioned this photo in the 21st December entry on his website:

21. Elizabeth Ride sent a fascinating photo of the HKVDC Corps Signals. We’ve identified the majority as follows:

Back row:

Leslie Beal WARREN [1900-1943]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Male
Names
Family: 
Warren
Given: 
Leslie Beal
Birth
Date: 
1900-08-26
Birthplace (town, state): 
Hong Kong
Death
Date: 
1943-05-05
Cause of death: 
Typhoid and malaria

Second son of Charles Edward Warren and Hannah Mabel Warren. Educated in Hong Kong, Canada and England. Articled to Arthur Edwards, Architect and Surveyor, Birmingham, 1919-1923. On the death of his father in June 1923, aged only 23, he took over as managing director of C.E. Warren & Co. Ltd. in Hong Kong with the oversight of John Fleming of Lowe, Bingham and Matthews.

Birthplace (country): 
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