William Henry Turton

December 30, 1856, Peshawar, India (now Pakistan).

June 16, 1938, North Lew, Devon, England.

R. E. (Royal Engineer?)

Son of an Army officer, Turton was educated at Clifton College, England, and the Royal Military Academy. He was commissioned in 1876 as a Royal Engineer lieutenant, and retired in 1905. His works include:

  1. And Now Our Eucharist Is O’er
  2. Behold! The Star Is Shining
  3. Lord, Who the Night You Were Betrayed
  4. Thou, Who at Thy First Eucharist Didst Pray