Henry James Morrison Cousens India England

Biography of Henry James Morrison Cousens

Henry James Morrison Cousens graduated BSc from the University in 1901. He was born in Poona, modern day Pune, India, son of Henry Cousens, Superintendent of the Archaeological Survey of Western India.

Upon graduation, Cousens returned to India where he joined the Indian Service of Engineers of the Public Works Department. By 1935 he had been promoted to Superintendent Engineer at Pune. Cousens retired to the UK in 1938, serving during the Second World War in the Home Guard (1939-45).


Archival Materials

  • R3/1/1 (vol 2) Register of dates of birth of graduates 1881-1915


Henry James Morrison Cousens
Born 4 May 1883.
Died 21 June 1959.
GU Degree: BSc, 1904; Science and Engineering,
University Link: Graduate
Occupation categories: engineers, civil
Additional Information: R3/1/1 (vol 2)
English snippet: Engineering graduate of the University of Glasgow
Record last updated: 20th Nov 2013

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India India, Maharashtra, Pune
Place of Birth

England England, Kent
Place of Death

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