Lt. Alfred Robert William Smithwick Koe, Hampshire Reg

1899 Apr/Jun Born Alverstoke, Hants

1901 census living at 7, Dagmar Terrace, Alverstoke

1911 census living at 26 Junction Road Southsea

1918 Apr. Lands in France.

1919 Mar 12. 2nd Lt to be Lt. Hamps. R.—A. R. W. S. Koe.

1921 Jan 9. He was in command of a patrol of the Hampshires when Finbarr Darcy was shot

1921 Feb 20. He was in command at Clonmult when 12 IRA men were shot

1921 Mar 30. Hampshire R.—Lt. A. R. W. S. Koe, O.B.E., is seed, under the provisions of Art. 102 B, Royal Warrant, whilst specially empild.

1921 Apr 1.To be an Officer of the Military Division of the said Most Excellent Order:— Lt. Alfred Robert William Smethwick Koe, Hampshire Reg

1922 Feb 23. Hampshire R.—Lt . A. R. W. S, Koe, M.B.E., is restd. to the estabt.

1922 Jul 17. Special Appointment Cl GG. Lt. A. R. W. S. Koe, M.B.E., Hampshire R.

1923 Apr 1. Spec. Appts., Cl. GG. Lt. A. R. W. S. Koe, M.B.E., Hampshire R.

1925 Jul 8. Hampshire R.—Lt. A. E. W. S. Koe, M.B.E., is seed, for serv. under the Colonial Office.

1927 Sep married Mary Agnes Edmunds who d 1980 divorced. 1 child Daphne Belinda b.1928

1928 Mar 2. Lt. A. E. W. S. Koe, M.B.E., Hampshire R., is granted the temp, rank of Capt. while serving with the E.W. Afr. Fron. Force.

1933 Jan 21. Hampshire B.—Capt. A. R. W. S. Koe, M.B.E., is seed, whilst a student at the Staff Coll.

1934 Feb 1. Hampshire R.—Capt. A. R. W. S. Koe, M.B.E., is restd. to the estabt.

1935 Oct 31. Hampshire R.—Capt. A. R. W. S. Koe, M.B.E., is seed, for serv. on the Staff in India. As Staff Captain

1938 Jul 13. Vacates appointment of Staff Captain in Indian Army. Maj. A. R. W. S. Koe, M.B.E., Hants. R.

1938 Jul 13. The undermentioned appointments have been made in India. D.A.A. & Q.M.G.— Maj. A. R. W. S. Koe, M.B.E., Hants. R.,

1938 Aug 5. To be Major. Hampshire R. Capt A. R. W. S. Koe, M.B.E.

1938 Nov 1. Vacated his appointment in India. D.A.A. & Q.M.G.— Maj. A. R. W. S. Koe, M.B.E., Hants. R.,

1939 Aug 1. The undermentioned has vacated his appointment at DAAG. Maj. A. R. W. S. Koe, M.B.E., Hants. R., ist Aug. 1939.

1941 Married Helene J M Whistler

1945 Feb 8. Wilts R. Maj. (War Subs. Lt.-Col.) A. R. W. S. KOE, M.B.E. (1058), from Hampshire R., to be Lt.-Col.,

1948 Feb 8. Wilts R. Lt-Col A R W S. KOE, MBE (1058), on completion of period of service in command remains on full pay (supern ),

1948 Apr 3. Wilts. R. Lt.-Col. A. R. W. S. KOE, M.B.E. (1058), having exceeded the age limit for retirement, is placed on ret. pay, , and is granted the hon. rank of Brig.

1957 Living in Dublin, and seems to be estranged from his wife

1996 Died at Thanet, Kent