Reference numberNLB/69/633
Alternative reference numberNLB/69 p337
TitleCopy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Simeon Custodio, Esq., Penaranda, Nueva Ecija, Philippine Islands
Date5 July 1926
DescriptionReplies that the C.B in Col. [Alexander Ross] Clarke's title does not denote a degree but a title of honour conferred by the Crown 'Companion of the Order of Bath'. Informs that no letters denoting degrees are found in his name. States the titles and roles he held in various Societies, including the Royal Engineers, the Royal Society of Edinburgh and Imperial Academy of Sciences of St. Petersburg.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6961Clarke; Alexander Ross (1828 - 1914)1828 - 1914
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