12261 Cyril Jeffries WOOD, OBE, MC, MiD, Royal Irish Fusiliers

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    Personal Number: 12261
    Rank: Colonel
    Name: Cyril Jeffries WOOD, OBE, MC, MiD
    Unit: Royal Irish Fusiliers (Princess Victoria's)

    London Gazette: 9 October 1914
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    To be Bt. Majs.
    Capt. C. J. Wood, M.C., The Buffs.

    London Gazette : 21 December 1937
    To be Brevet Lieutenant-Colonel.
    Major Cyril Jeffries Wood, M.C., The Royal Irish Fusiliers (Princess Victoria's).

    London Gazette : 10 May 1945
    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
    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).
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