Aubrey Woolls Sampson, Col. Sir

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Aubrey Woolls Sampson, Col. Sir

Birthdate: (68)
Death: circa 1924 (60-76)
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of William Byron Sampson and Margaret Sampson
Husband of Grace Violet Sampson
Father of Patricia Sampson and Hope Campbell
Brother of Victor Sampson; Georgina Jeanie Porter; Ivo Acton Sampson; Edward Claude Sampson and Coldstream Ernest Sampson, Rev.

Occupation: Military; MP for Parktown (Tvl assembly) and Brammfontein (union)
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About Aubrey Woolls Sampson, Col. Sir

Aubrey Woolls-Sampson was a gold miner and adventurer. He became a co-conspirator in Jameson Raid and was captured and imprisoned. One of the founders of the Imperial Light Horse during Second Anglo-Boer War. Became chief intelligence officer under colonel Benson in eastern Transvaal. Later became colonel. Aubrey was knighted after the war.

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Age 52
Age 68
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa