Talk:World Archives Project: Hart's Annual Army List 1908
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I have an entry for the "Leicestershire Regt. Hononary Colonel Rt. Hon. J. J. R., Duke of Rutland, KG, GOB. ....11 Aug 88"
Should I key:- Rank Colonel - Prefix Rt Hon - Given J J R - Surname ????? - Suffix KG GOB - Date 11 Aug 1888
Where does "The Duke of Rutland" go if anywhere?
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Q: I have many entries like the one below, Rank, Given, Surname and regiment are OK. Can someone tell me what I enter as the Military Year and Place? "Captain H. Allcard served in the South African war in 1899-1900, 1902, and took part in the operations in the Orange Free State from Feb to May 1900; in the Transvaal, east of Pretoria, Oct 1900; in the Orange River Colony May to 29th Nov 1900, including actions at Biddulphsberg, Wittebergen and Caledon River; and in Cape Colony, south of Orange River, 1899-1900 (mentioned in despatches, DSO )"
- A: I would think 1902. That is the latest date shown. -- Wiedwoman 19:35, 28 July 2013 (UTC)
- A: In this case I have put 1902 and South Africa as you couldn't be sure where in South Africa he was in 1902. Hope this is correct.