Branch: British Red Cross Society; Order of St John of Jerusalem
Cecil was born in Gloucestershire, England on September 21, 1884. He was made a Second Lieutenant in the British Army on May 1, 1902. In 1914, he filed on a homestead at NW 31-78-5-W6. During World War I, Cecil once again served in the British Army. He was promoted to the rank of Captain in 1923. By 1936, Cecil was once again living in England (Brudenell Avenue, Canford Cliffs, Bournemouth).