Personal Number: 12261 Rank: Colonel Name: Cyril Jeffries WOOD, OBE, MC, MiD Unit: Royal Irish Fusiliers (Princess Victoria's) London Gazette: 9 October 1914 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/28932/page/8049/data.pdf 5th (The Weald of Kent) Battalion, The Buffs-. (East Kent Regiment). Cyril Jeffries Wood to be Second Lieutenant. Dated 10th October, 1914. London Gazette: 31 August 1918 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/30877/supplement/10234/data.pdf The undermentioned temp. 2nd L ts. to be temp. Lts., and to retain their actg. rank where specified:— 28th June 1918. C. J. Wood. London Gazette : 1 January 1919 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/31093/supplement/57/data.pdf AWARDED THE MILITARY CROSS. Lt. (A./iCapt.) (Cyril Jeffries Wood, 5th Bn., E. Kent R. (T.F.), attd. 2/4th Bn., R.W. Kent R. (I.F.). London Gazette : 3 October 1922 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/32752/page/6985/data.pdf INFANTRY. The Buffs.— Lt. C. J. Wood, M.C., to be Adjt., vice Capt. A. B. Thomson, M.B.E. 23rd Aug. 1922. London Gazette : 12 February 1932 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/33798/page/953/data.pdf INFANTRY. The Buffs—The undermentioned are secd, for serv. on the Staff:— Capt. C. J. Wood, M.C. 21st Jan. 1932. London Gazette : 2 July 1935 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/34176/page/4260/data.pdf To be Bt. Majs. Capt. C. J. Wood, M.C., The Buffs. London Gazette : 21 December 1937 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/34465/page/7998/data.pdf To be Brevet Lieutenant-Colonel. Major Cyril Jeffries Wood, M.C., The Royal Irish Fusiliers (Princess Victoria's). London Gazette : 10 May 1945 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/37072/supplement/2463/data.pdf The KING has been graciously pleased to approve that the following be Mentioned in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in North West Europe:— R. Ir. Fus. Col. (temp.) C. J. Wood, M.C. (12261). London Gazette : 21 June 1945 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/37138/supplement/3218/data.pdf The KING has been graciously pleased to give orders for the following promotions in, and appointments to, the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in North West Europe:— To be Additional Officers of the Military Division of the said Most Excellent Order: Colonel (temporary) Cyril Jeffries WOOD, M.C. (12261), The Royal Irish Fusiliers. (Princess Victoria's) (Parkstone, Dorset).