J Woolley


1917 Apr 13 . 2nd Lt. J. Woolley to be temp. Lt. RFA

1917 Aug 3. 2nd Lt. (temp. Lt.) J. Woolley to be actg. Capt. (with pay and allowances as Lt.) whilst holding the appt. of Adjt.

1918 Mar 11. The undermentioned 2nd Lts. to be Lts. and to retain their actg. rank where specified:—RFA. Actg. Capt. J. Woolley, Adj.

1919 Aug 28. The undermentioned Lts. relinquish the actg. rank of Capt. on ceasing to hold the appt. of Adjt. J Woolley

1919 Aug 28. RFA . Lt. J. Woolley retires, receiving a gratuity, and is granted, the rank of Capt.

1920 Jul 7. "Special Appointment"

special appointment

Dalton's WS says that the IRA informer Neligan, who joined the British Secret Service, was living with another Secret Service man Woolley, shortly before the truce,

1922 May 1. Gazetted out as Lt

He appears to have joined the RUC and run their Intelligence in Southern Ireland until that was disbanded in 1926. He then made several attempts to get a job with MI5, but seems to have failed