UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW

The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Oswald Ames, ca 1862- d.1927

Nationality: British
Date of Birth: 1862 ca
Place of Birth:
Date of Death: 1927.11
Place of Death:

Identity:

Captain Oswald ('Ossie') Ames was writer, and soldier in the 2nd Life Guards; by the time of his death he had been promoted to Lieutenant Colonel.

Life:

He may have been a social acquaintance of JW in the late 1880s.

Bibliography:

The Times, London, 8 November 1927; British Library on-line catalogue (accessed 2004).