Reginald Philip Townsend (6C27)

Date of Birth: 19 Mar 1920
Date of Death: 2 Sept 2005
Generation: 8th
Residence: Hove, Sussex
Father: Lieut Colonel Cuthbert Hanson Townsend [6C13]
Mother: Barnewall, Letitia
Spouse: Unmarried
Issue: None
See Also: Table VIC ; Lineage ; Ancestors' Tree ; Descendents' Tree

Notes for Reginald Philip Townsend

Educated at Ampleforth College and City & Guilds Institute, London, Reginald was commissioned 2nd Lieutenant in the Royal Army Service Corps on 28 December 1940 (1). Nothing further can be traced about his military service during the Second World War though it is known that he left the army as a Captain.

After the war he was an engineer with the North East Electricity Board.

Reginald died in Manchester. In his will he left £2167 to the Electrical and Electronic Industries Benevolent Association (EEIBA) - The Electrical and Electronics Charity

(1) London Gazette 35056 page 551 dated 24 January 1941.