Thom's Irish Who's Who/Ricardo, Brig.-Gen. Ambrose St. Quintin


RICARDO, Brig.-Gen. Ambrose St. Quintin, C.M.G. (1917), C.B.E. (1919), D.S.O. (1900): Brig.-Gen. late Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers; Director of Herdman's, Ltd., Sion Mills; J.P. Co. Tyrone. Educ.: Jesus College, Cambridge, and Cooper's Hill; entered Army, 1888; Capt. 1897; served North-West Frontier, Tirah India, 1897-98;; S. Africa, 1899-1902; Temp. Lieut.-Col. Commanding 9th Service Batt. Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers in France, 1914-18; fourth son of late Henry D. Ricardo, of Gatcombe, Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire; b. 1866; m. 1893, Elizabeth Alice, second dau. of Emerson T. Herdman, of Sion Mills, Co. Tyrone. Res.: The Brae, Sion Mills, Co. Tyrone. Clubs: Ulster, Belfast; Friendly Brothers' House, Dublin.