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Henry Edward ap Rhys Pryce

Sir Henry Edward ap Rhys Pryce
Born 1874
Died 21 June 1950
Allegiance United Kingdom
Service/branch  British Indian Army
Rank General
Commands held Senior Officers’ School at Belgaum
Presidency and Assam District
Deccan District
Battles/wars World War I
Awards Knight Commander of the Order of the Bath
Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George
Distinguished Service Order

CMG, DSO (1874 – 21 June 1950) was a British Indian Army officer who served Master-General of the Ordnance in India.

Military career

Pryce served in the First World War during which he was awarded the DSO and mentioned in dispatches seven times.[1]

Pryce became Commandant of the Senior Officers' School, Belgaum in December 1920[2] and Director of Supplies and Transport in India in 1927.[3] He went on to be General Officer Commanding Presidency and Assam District in October 1929, General Officer Commanding Deccan District in December 1930 and Master-General of the Ordnance in India in April 1934.[2] He was promoted to full general in May 1936.[4]

References

  1. ^ "A sublime act of forgiveness". The Telegraph. 22 November 2009. Retrieved 27 June 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "Army Commands" (PDF). Retrieved 27 June 2015. 
  3. ^ "Private Papers of General Sir Henry Ap Rhys Pryce KCB CMG DSO". Imperial War Museum. Retrieved 27 June 2015. 
  4. ^ The London Gazette: no. 34284. p. 3148. 15 May 1936. Retrieved 27 June 2015.
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