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William Ironside Tait
1922 O.B.E., Assoc.M.Inst. C.E., F.S.I., M.Inst.M. & Cy.E., Assoc.M.I. Water E., Civil Engineer, The Town Hall, Bury St. Edmunds. T. N.: 19 B. St. Edmunds. Training: Under R. T. Stewart, Surveyor to the Tendring Rural District Council, Essex, and articled pupil to J. W. Metcalf, Assoc.M.Inst. C.E., Surveyor to the Newmarket Urban District Council. 1900-2—Assistant and Clerk of Works to the Newmarket Urban District Council. 1902-6—Deputy Surveyor to the Borough of Nuneaton, Warwickshire. Borough Surveyor, Sudbury, Suffolk, 19c61919. Borough Surveyor, Bury St. Edmunds, 1920. War Services.—August, 1914, to March, 1919—On active service with the Suffolk Regiment, Territorial Force, and the Royal Engineers in England, Gallipoli and Egypt, including 3i years overseas. Twice mentioned in Dispatches.