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Captain W.H. Merrett
Royal Engineer Volunteers

by
Lieutenant Colonel Edward De Santis 2008

Outline of Service

25 June 1902: Commissioned 2nd Lieutenant in the Royal Engineers.

Assigned to the Electrical Engineers, Royal Engineer Volunteers with Drill Hall at 46, Regency Street, Westminster, London SW.

Associate Member of the Institution of Electrical Engineers.

1 April 1908: Promoted to the rank of Captain.

Awarded the Volunteer Long Service and Good Conduct Medal.

1915: On active service with the London Electrical Engineers, R.E. (T.F.).

1 June 1916: Promoted to the rank of Major.

Awarded the Territorial Decoration.

REFERENCES:
1. Monthly Army List, April 1903.
2. Monthly Army List, December 1912.
3. Monthly Army List, December 1920.