I have just finished reading ‘A Signal Honour’ by Robin Painter. He was involved in the first Chindit expedition (Operation Longcloth), the...
Personal Number: 13382
Name: Sir Cameron Gordon Graham NICHOLSON, GCB, KBE, DSO*, MC* MiD
Unit: Royal Artillery
London Gazette :...
Personal Number: 5979
Name: Alexander Hugh GATEHOUSE, DSO*, MC*, MiD
Unit: Northumberland Fusiliers ; Royal Tank Corps ; Royal...
Personal Number: 12895
Name: Geoffrey Charles EVANS, KBE, CB, DSO**, MiD****
Unit: Royal Warwickshire Regiment ; 1 Royal...
Personal Number: 11523
Name: Herbert William LUMSDEN, CB, DSO*, MC, MiD*
Unit: 12 Lancers
London Gazette : 22 November...
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Name: Douglas Alexander Henry GRAHAM, CB, CBE, DSO*, MC, MiD, DL
Unit: Royal Field Artillery ;...
Personal number: 12247
Rank: Field Marshal
Name: Allan Francis 'John' HARDING, GCB, CBE, DSO**, MC, MiD*
Unit: Somerset Light Infantry
Personal Number: 31957
Name: Reginald Peregrine HARDING, CB, DSO*
Unit: 5 Inniskilling Dragoon Guards ; 1st King's Dragoon...
321580 Serjeant Eric William ABBOTT, MM, 23 Hussars
7907882 Serjeant Lloyd Albert AUSTIN, 23 Hussars & 23rd Hussars. Commendation that doesn’t...
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Name: Colin Muir BARBER, KBE, CB, DSO*, MiD**
Unit: Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders
Personal Number: 4968
Name: James Joseph KINGSTONE, DSO*, MC, MiD*
Unit: 2 Dragoon Guards (Queen's Bays)
London Gazette : 9...
Personal Number: 13838
Name: Bernard HOWLETT, DSO*, MiD*
Unit: Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment
London Gazette : 23 April...
Personal Number: 13420
Name: William John ELDRIDGE, KBE, CB, CBE, DSO, MC, MiD
Units: Royal Garrison Artillery; Royal...
A document I was just looking at which does not identify an infantry divisional a/tk reg't... but does name the CRA of the division - a...
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Name: Iain Arthur MURRAY, DSO*
Unit: Grenadier Guards ; Glider Pilot Regiment
London Gazette :...
Another in a series of profiles of some outstanding Canadian regimental commanders.
Brigadier-General William Denis Whitaker, CM, DSO and Bar,...
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Name: Richard Montagu VILLIERS, MiD
Unit; Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
London Gazette : 4 September 1925...
Personal Number: 7226
Name: William Greenwood CARR, CVO, DSO*, MiD
Units: 12th Royal Lancers (Prince of Wales's ; Royal Tank Corps...
Can anyone help please. I am attempting to find citations for the above named who was at one stage CO of the 6th Battalion.
As a Lt/Col he...
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Rank: General, Sir
Name: Lashmer Gordon WHISTLER, GCB, KBE, DSO**, MiD**
Unit: Royal Sussex Regiment
London Gazette : 12...
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