Eric Elias James Shiner


Brother of Gordon Shiner and Leslie Shiner who were in ADRIC


1895 May 29 Born Birmingham

1901 census at 63, Headingley Road, Handsworth

1911 census at Major's Avenue Dartmouth

1911 - 1914 He was studying for the Indian Civil Service Exams

1914 Sep Enlists in Royal Artillery. 73398 in RGA

1914 Sep A letter to his mother

1915 Jul 29. RFA Wessex Brigade; Second Lieutenant Eric E. J. Shiner to be temporary Lieutenant.

1918 Oct 5. Attached to RAF

1917 Aug 29 News Report

1918 Oct 5. RFA - Seconded to RAF. Lt. E. E. J. Shiner, M.C.,

1919 May 10. Restored to the estbt. of the R.H. and R.F.A. (T;F.).: — Lt. E. E. J. Shiner, M.C., 4th Wessex Bde.


1921 Jan A large number of the Secret Service Special Appointment men were on a raid . I assume that this list should not have been included in the archives.

P Attwood, RD Jeune, W Turner-Coles, EEJ Shiner, PA Mules, V de Sarigny, RH Leigh Bennett, GT Sugden, RM Debney


1921 Sep 30 Relinquishes his commission 4th Wessex Bde.— Lt. E. E. J. Shiner, M.C

1923 At St Lukes College in Exeterwith right wing views

1936 Nov 20 . Dorchester County magistrates on Saturday approved the transfer of the licence of the Strangwavs Arms Hotel, Evershot, to Eric Elias James Shiner from Albert Samuel Highmore

1939 Nov 9. Emergency Commission in RA

1939 Register living at Strangeways Hotel, , Beaminster R.D., Dorset, England ith wife Faith. He is a hotel owner

1939 Dec 22. Transfer of the Licence of the Strangways Arms, Evershot, from Eric Elias James Shiner to Faith Shiner,

1968 Died at Melbury Bubb, Dorset, England


Intelligence Dublin Castle

WO 372/18/47405