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Edward Alexander Keogh

Also Known As: "Don Keogh"
Birthdate: (76)
Birthplace: Sligo, Ireland
Death: March 25, 1956 (76)
Salisbury (Harare), Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe) (Heart attack)
Place of Burial: Salisbury (Harare), Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe)
Immediate Family:

Son of Cornelius A. Keogh, JP. and Katie Keogh
Husband of Blanche Mabel Keogh
Father of Gerald Cecil Keogh M.C., Major; Sheilagh Eileen Keogh and Richard Keogh
Brother of Frederick Bertram, V.C, M.C.; Florence Ann Elizabeth May Keogh; Alice Maude Mary Keogh and Mildred Keogh

Occupation: BSAP Mounted Police/retired
Managed by: Mavis
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About Edward Alexander Keogh

After a period, from Ireland, and in the Boer War in S.Africa, he returned to Ireland, married 'Mabel' and took his bride (18) to Rhodesia, Melsetter, where he was a Sergeant in the BSAP mounted police (remembered on a white horse). Later postings (over rough treks) were to Penhalonga, then Inyanga, and last stint was in Rusape (he sometimes acted as 'Unofficial Prosecutor', there) Retirement time: he oversaw the Mazoe Dam Workings, then they moved to Salisbury ** note: when he retired, in Rusape, the local Indian community presented him with a bag of golden sovereigns in respect and thanks. . ( Son 'Cecil' Keogh became Chief Inspector of the Public Services Board, ,later, sub-editor to the Financial Gazette, before he moved to England. abt..age 80).

E.A.Keogh (b.14/11/1879), was baptized Eduardis A.Keogh, 28/11/1879,R.C. Aghanagh, Sligo, Ireland.

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Edward Alexander Keogh's Timeline

November 14, 1879
Sligo, Ireland
November 28, 1879
Sligo, Roscommon, Ireland
February 21, 1904
Age 24
Roscommon, Roscommon, Roscommon, Ireland
Age 29
March 4, 1915
Age 35
Nyanga, Nyanga, Manicaland, Zimbabwe
March 25, 1956
Age 76
Salisbury (Harare), Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe)
Age 76
Salisbury (Harare), Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe)