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Adm. at KING'S, Oct. 1, 1895.
[S. of C. J. M. Lefroy, of Crondall, Hants.
B. Jan. 20, 1877.
School, Marlborough College.] Matric. Michs. 1895; B.A. (Nat. Sci. Trip., Pt I, 1st Class) 1898; M.A. 1902.
Lecturer in Economic Entomology in the Barbados, 1899; Entomologist, Imperial Dept.
of Agriculture, West Indies, 1899-1903; Entomologist to the Govt.
of India, 1903-12.
Professor of Entomology, Imperial College of Science and Technology, 1912-25.
Served in the Great War, 1914-19 (Lieut.-Col., Mesopotamian E.F.). Author, Indian Insects; A Manual of Entomology; Indian Insect Life. Died Oct. 14, 1925, in London, having accidentally poisoned himself while experimenting with gases fatal to insects.
(Marlborough Coll. Reg.; Scott, MSS.; Univ.
War List; India Office List; The Times, Oct. 16, 1925.)
|Harold MAXWELL-LEFROY |
Approx. lifespan: 18771925
Adm King's College 1895:10:01
s. of C. J. M. Lefroy MAXWELL-LEFROY of Crondall, Hampshire
Sch: Marlborough College Marlborough, [ Wiltshire ]
BA Nat.Sci.Trip., Pt I, 1st Class 1898
Government Lecturer in: Economic Entomology in the Barbados 1899
Entomologist, Imperial Department of Agriculture, West Indies 1899-1903
Entomologist to Government of India 1903-12
Professor of Entomology: Sch: Imperial College of Science and Technology [ London ] 1912-25
served in the Great War: 1914-19
( Lieutenant-Colonel: Mesopotamian E.F. [ Mesopotamia ] )
Publ.: Indian Insects; A Manual of Entomology; Indian Insect Life
d. 1925:10:14,in London , having accidentally poisoned himself while experimenting with gases fatal to insects.
( Marlborough College Reg. ; Scott, MSS.; University War List; India Office List; The Times 1925:10:16)