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Arthur Ashley Ruck


Soldier and civic official. Entered the army in 1866; major, 1882; retired with the rank of lieutenant-colonel, 1886. Chief constable of Carnarvonshire after his retirement from the army until 1912.


Army list

BMD (Birth index)

Records of the Carnarvonshire Constabulary, GB 0219 XJ, XS/1234 (, accessed 17 January 2014)

The Times, 15 July 1939, p. 1.


Army list: The army list. London: printed for the compiler of the annual official army list; Her Majesty’s Stationery Office. 1815–1900.

BMD: General Register Office, England and Wales civil registration indexes. England & Wales birth index, 1837–1983. England and Wales marriage index, 1837–1983. England and Wales death index, 1837–1983. Online database. Provo, Utah: The Generations Network. 2006.