The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Townshend, Hon’ble Lieut.-Colonel Edward Copleston
Townshend, Hon’ble Lieut.-Colonel Edward Copleston, I.A., Burma; b. 1864; joined service in the Army, 1883; transferred to Indian Army, 1886; Lieut.-Colonel, 1899; transferred to Civil Department. 1887; acted in various lower grades; Commissioner, Pegu Division, 1913. Address: Pegu, Burma.