174749 Noel Willinic CHAVASSE, MC, 1/7 Middlesex Regiment (relative of VC* holder)

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  1. piaf

    piaf Member

    Was there a relative of Noel Chavasse also called Noel, who served as an Aide to General Montgomery during WW2?
  2. Owen

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  3. piaf

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    Thank you Owen, that clears up that mystery
    Best Wishes
  4. dbf

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    While looking for another file I found his MC recommendation, written by Monty himself...
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    Recommendation for Award for Chavasse, Noel Willinic Rank: Lieutenant ... | The National Archives
    Reference: WO 373/25/584
    Name Chavasse, Noel Willinic
    Rank: Lieutenant
    Service No: 174749
    Regiment: 1/7 Middlesex 51 Division
    Theatre of Combat or Operation: Middle East (Egypt and Libya)
    Award: Military Cross
    Date of announcement in London Gazette: 19 August 1943
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    Tatler 13th December 1944

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    Tatler 20th June 1945
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