Augustus William Kamp (Ritzinger), (1848-1912)

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1912, Part 2, page 901.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1912, Part 2, page 901.

I added a new page on Augustus William Kamp. He was a retired banker and an operator of a millinery business. He lived at 2029 Pendrell Street in 1912. His wife, Lillian, was at 2029 Pendrell Street in 1913.

His real name was Augustus William (or Wilhelm) Ritzinger. He used the surname “Kamp” only in the last few years of his life.

William Charles Kingsford Smith (1852-1930)

“Mr. and Mrs. Kingsford Smith, of Willoughby, N.S.W., parents of Captain Kingsford Smith,” (Hobart, Tasmania), June 12, 1928, page 5; https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/29790939.

“Mr. and Mrs. Kingsford Smith, of Willoughby, N.S.W., parents of Captain Kingsford Smith,” (Hobart, Tasmania), June 12, 1928, page 5; https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/29790939.

Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1908, page 700.

Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1908, page 700.

I added a new page on William Charles Kingsford Smith, who was a clerk and real estate agent. He lived at 1935 Comox Street in 1908.

One of his sons was Sir Charles Edward Kingsford Smith (“Smithy”) (1897–1935), who was an early Australian aviator.