Who Was Who
SHAKESPEARE, Brig. Arthur Talbot. D.S.O.
1918; M.C.; b. 15 Sept 1884; son of Col. A. B. Shakespear, R.M.A. and Egyptian
Army; m. 1909, Sophie G. Eyndhoven; three d. Educ.: Monmouth; Cheltenham
College. Service in the Royal Engineers and on the Staff of the Army in
Ireland, Malta, War, 1914-18 (despatches, M.C., D.S.O.), Gibraltar, Singapore,
and Egypt; A.A. and Q.M.G. , Malta, 1934-37; retired pay, 1937; A.R.P.
Officer, Richmond, Surrey, 1938-39; A.A. and Q.M.G. , Gibraltar, 1940; Comdt.
R.E. Depot, 1941-42. Recreations: Bowls and Beekeeping.
Address: 39 Christchurch Road, Winchester, Hants T:
Information supplied by Roy W Shakespeare