Awards & Titles:

Knight Grand Cross of The Most Honourable Order of the Bath
Knight Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael and St George
Knight Grand Cross of The Royal Victorian Order

Early Life :

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Service Life:


Unit / Ship / Est.: General Staff 

Action : War Survivor 

Although many perished in times of national conflict and in the service of their country, many more survived including those interned as Prisoners of War. Stories of those who did survive are included as part of this site, especially those with high gallantry awards, those included against an external rolls of honour and those who had a distinguished career in wartime and military leaderhip.

Masonic :

TypeLodge Name and No.Province/District :
Mother : Windsor Castle No. 771 E.C.Berkshire
Joined : Wanderers No. 1604 E.C. London

12th April 1870
10th May 1870
21st July 1870

Paul was initiated into the Windsor Castle Lodge on 12th April, 1870, where he is noted as being a Guards Captain in the Scots Fusiliers. There is no entries after 1874. He was erroneously recorded under the Trafalgar Lodge No. 971, where the entry was clearly destined for his mother Lodge.

In the records of Wanderer's Lodge No. 1604, he is listed having joined on 9th January, 1877 as a 31 year old Lieutenant Colonel, his address care of the Guards Club, Pall Mall. He resigned April 1894.

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