Personal Number: 99387 Rank: Major Name: John Perceval Townshend BOSCAWEN, MBE Unit: Grenadier Guards London Gazette : 30 September 1939 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/34698/supplement/6649/data.pdf The undermentioned to be granted emergency commissions as 2nd Lts.:— FOOT GUARDS. Gren. G'ds. 18th Sept. 1939. John Perceval Townshend BOSCAWEN (99387). London Gazette : 11 October 1945 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/37302/supplement/4992/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 hi North-West Europe:— To be Additional Members of the Military Division of the said Most Excellent Order: — Major (Temporary) John Percival Townsend BOSCAWEN (99387), Grenadier Guards (Boxley, Kent).