Family Group Sheet
Family Group Sheet
NameCharles Colthurst HOLLAND
FatherCharles Menzies HOLLAND (1840-1905)
MotherHariet Martineau NEILL (1847-1903)
SpouseEleanor Gertrude BENNETT
Notes for Charles Colthurst HOLLAND
Charles Colthurst Holland qualified as an electrical and mechanical engineer. He graduated from Christ College, Cambridge. He attained the rank of Captain in the Royal Army Service Corps and served in Mesopotamia during World War 1. He was a partner in the pottery firm of Dunn, Bennett & Co. Ltd., and Director of the White Moss Colliery Co. Ltd., Congleton, Cheshire.

From Venns

Adm. pens. at CHRIST'S, July 1, 1896. S. of Charles Menzies. B. [Apr. 22, 1877], at Field House, near Chester. School, Giggleswick. Matric. Michs. 1896. An electrical and mechanical engineer. Served in the Great War, 1914-19 (Capt., R.A.S.C.; in Mesopotamia). Partner in the pottery firm of Dunn, Bennett and Co., Ltd.; director of the White Moss Colliery Co., Ltd. Of The Brownswolds, Congleton, Cheshire. (Giggleswick Sch. Reg.; Univ. War List; Peile, II. 809.)
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