314053 Robert Hardriss Standish O'GRADY, MC, Irish Guards

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    Name O'Grady, Robert Hardress Standish
    Rank: Lieutenant
    Service No: 314053
    Regiment: Irish Guards
    Theatre of Combat or Operation: North West Europe 1944-45
    Award: Military Cross
    Date of Announcement in London Gazette: 07 June 1945
    Date 1945
    Catalogue reference WO 373/54
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    Personal Number: 314053
    Army Number: 2723943
    Rank: Lieutenant
    Name: Robert Hardriss Standish O'GRADY, MC
    Unit: Irish Guards

    London Gazette : 19 May 1944
    The undermentioned Cadets to be 2nd Lts.: —
    24th Mar.1944: -
    I. G'ds.
    2723943 Robert Harris Standish O’GRADY (314053)

    London Gazette : 7 June 1945
    The KING has been graciously pleased to approve the following awards in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in North West Europe: —
    The Military Cross.
    Lieutenant Robert Hardress Standish O'GRADY (314053), Irish Guards (Totland Bay, I.O.W .).

    London Gazette : 31 January 1947
    I. Gds.
    2nd Lt. (War Subs. Lt.) Robert Hardriss Standish O'GRADY, M.C. (314053) from Emerg. Commn. to be 2nd Lt., 1st Feb. 1947, with seniority, 15th Jan. 1946.

    London Gazette : 30 December 1949
    I. G'ds
    2nd Lt. R. H. S. O'GRADY, M.C. (314053), to be Lt., 15th July 1947.

    London Gazette : 15 January 1952
    Lt. R. H. S. O'GRADY, M.C. (314053), to be Capt., 15th Jan. 1952.
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    From IG Journal, 1969

    Officers, 3rd Battalion, Hoffnungstal, 1946.

    Back Row: Lieut. C.J. Atkins, Capt. W.E. Crowder, Capt. F.S. Collin, Lieut. R.D.C. Bacon, Lieut. C.R. Robertson

    Centre Row: Capt. C.W.D. Harvey-Kelly, Capt. R.B.H. Ingleby, Lieut. A.L. Samuelson, Capt. D.E.J. Radcliffe, Lieut. W. Moore, MC

    Front Row: Lieut. J.E. Russi, Capt. A.N. Bell MC, Major A.P. Dodd, Capt. K.G. Darrell-Rew, Lieutenant Colonel D.H. FitzGerald DSO, Major B.O.P. Eugster DSO, MC

    Sitting: Lieut. E.D.D. Ryder, Lieut. P.N.H. Fawcett, Capt. J.E.C. Lewis-Crosby, Lieut. P.H. Filmer-Sankey, Lieut. J.A. Aylmer, Capt. Lord Plunket, Capt. (QM) R. Hastings, Lieut. R.H.S. O’Grady MC

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