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Harry Augustus Nott

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Harry Augustus Nott (1882- )

1922 M.B.E., M.I.E.E., Electrical Engineer, H.M. Naval Yard, Hong Kong; b. 1882; s. of the late A. H. Nott; m. Lilian, d. of H. A. A. D'Ombrain of Chilchester Lodge, Beckenham. Ed. Cheltenham, and articled to Hamilton Kilgour, M.Inst.C.E., M.I.E.E., M.I.Mech.E. Held various posts under municipal authorities in Scotland and London, and afterwards in the service of the Colonial Government and the Admiralty at Gibraltar, from which he was transferred to Portsmouth in March, 1914. Appointed to Hong-Kong, 1920. War Services.—As Electrical Engineer at the Royal Naval Dockyard, Portsmouth, where about 2,000 hands are employed on electrical work, he has been intimately connected with the work of the Fleet. He has also represented the Dockyard on the Local War Pensions Committee, and on the sub-committees dealing with the training, etc., of disabled soldiers and sailors.

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