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Wyon, Sir Albert Williamfree

KBE 1919

Born 14 Feb. 1869; s of Leonard Charles Wyon, Modeller and Engraver to the Royal Mint and one of a long line of distinguished engravers; unmarried; died 1 Dec. 1937

senior partner in firm of Price, Waterhouse & Co., chartered accountants

Education

Clewer House School, Windsor

Career

Articled to Samuel Lowell Price, 1885; passed Intermediate Examination of Institute of Chartered Accountants, taking first place, 1888, and first again at Final Examination, 1890; admitted as partner in firm of Price, Waterhouse & Co., 1893; Government Auditor of Railways, 1916; Government Auditor of Irish Railways and Government Accountant of Controlled Canals, 1917; Member of Board of Referees under the Finance Act; Chairman of Treasury Committee of New Form of Public Accounts, etc

Clubs

Union, Devonshire, Gresham

Addresses

51 Springfield Road, NW8

Hamilton Lodge, Walpole Road, Brighton

3 Frederick’s Place, EC8