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Walton Noel Olliff-Lee

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Walton Noel Olliff-Lee (1888-1915)

1916 Obituary [1]

WALTON NOEL OLLIFF-LEE, B.Sc. (Engineering) (Lond.), born at Barrow-in-Furness on the 25th December, 1888, was killed in action on the 25th September, 1915.

After acting for a time as assistant at the City and Guilds College, he joined the engineering staff of the Indented Bar and Concrete Engineering Company, and assisted in the design of various reinforced-concrete structures, acting as Resident Engineer on the construction of a large warehouse at Manchester.

At the outbreak of war he joined the Artists’ Rifles, and subsequently obtained a commission in the 1st South Staffordshire Regiment.

He was elected an Associate Member on the 21st April, 1914.

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