237597 Lieutenant Lesley CURTIS, MC, 1st King's Dragoon Guards

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  1. dbf

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    Personal Number: 237597
    Rank: Lieutenant
    Name: Lesley CURTIS, MC
    Unit: 1st King's Dragoon Guards


    London Gazette : 28 July 1942
    https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/35645/supplement/3294/data.pdf
    REGULAR ARMY.
    EMERGENCY COMMISSIONS, ETC.
    ROYAL ARMOURED CORPS.
    The undermentioned Cadets to be 2nd Lts : —
    11th July 1942.—
    Lesley CURTIS (237957)

    London Gazette : 19 August 1943
    https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/36138/page/3721/data.pdf
    The KING has been graciously pleased to approve the following awards m recognition of gallant and distinguished services in the Middle East: —
    The Military Cross
    Lieutenant Lesley Curtis (237597), 1st King's Dragoon Guards, Royal Armoured Corps (Moulton, Northampton)
     
  2. dbf

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    https://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/D7361757
    Reference: WO 373/25/538
    Name Curtis, Lesley
    Rank: Lieutenant
    Service No: 237597
    Regiment: King's Dragoon Guards
    Theatre of Combat or Operation: Middle East (Egypt and Libya)
    Award: Military Cross
    Date of announcement in London Gazette: 19 August 1943

    Curtis, MC.png
     
  3. gmyles

    gmyles Senior Member

    Still a Lieutenant in Greece with B Squadron, arrived 19/12/44, left for ME with advanced party 15/03/45.

    Gus
     
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