King's College London
Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

King's College London
Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

Survey of the Papers of Senior UK Defence Personnel, 1900-1975

Name
PRITCHARD, Harry Lionel (1871-1953), Major General

Service biography
Joined Royal Engineers 1891; Ashanti expedition 1895-1896; attached to Egyptian Army 1896-1898; Dongola expedition, Sudan 1896; Nile expedition; battle of Khartoum, Sudan 1897-1898; special service, Cyprus 1898-1899; South African War 1899-1902; Central African Railways 1902-1904; Deputy Assistant Director, War Office 1904-1907; Deputy Assistant Quartermaster General, India 1907; World War I 1914-1918; France and Belgium 1914-1915; Egypt 1915-1916; Chief Engineer, Middle East Force and Salonika 1916-1919; Chief Engineer, Northern Command 1921-1923; Assistant Director, Fortifications and Works, War Office 1923-1925; Chief Engineer, Eastern Command 1925-1928; General Officer Commanding Malaya 1929-1931; Commandant, School of Military Engineering, Chatham; Commander, Chatham Area; Inspector, Royal Engineers 1931-1933; Col Commandant Royal Engineers 1932-1941; retired 1933

Papers
No reply to approach letter to executor, 1982 No papers have been traced

Publications
Army organisation and administration: a study of the subject (W Clowes, London, 1910); ARP and high explosive (Duckworth, London, 1938); ARP organisation (two lectures, Simpkin Marshall, London , 1939)

Index terms
SUBJECTS
PLACES
NAMES Maj Gen Sir Charles Offley Harvey (son-in-law)

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