Thom's Irish Who's Who/Paul, Sir Robert Joshua


PAUL, Sir Robert Joshua, Bart, (Irld. 1704); D.L., J.P. Co. Waterford; In. Irrigation Dept., Cairo; Lieut. New Army, attached Royal Flying Corps; served in European War, 1914; Egyptian Expeditionary Force, 1915 (prisoner); Commanded Arab Gendarmerie and Police, Aleppo district, 1919 (despatches), Croix de Guerre, 1915; son of Sir William Joshua, 4th Bart., and Richenda Juliet, dau. of Henry Edmund Gurney; b. 6 June, 1883; s. his father, 19 April, 1912; m. 10 May, 1919, Countess Eveline Alice Wanda, O.B.E. (1920), dau. of the late Count Habdank Gorkiewiez, of Warsaw, and adopted dau. and grand niece of late Edgar Whitaker of Constantinople. Res.: Ballvglen, Waterford.