Personal Number: 72093 Rank: Major Name: William Nicholas Somers Laurence Hyde VILLIERS, ERD Unit: Grenadier Guards London Gazette : 11 June 1937 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/34407/page/3753/data.pdf The undermentioned to be 2nd Lts. 12th June 1937:— FOOT GUARDS. Gren. G'ds.— Hon. William Nicholas Somers Laurence Hyde VILLIERS (late Cadet Corpl., Eton Coll. Contgt., Jun. Div., O.T.C. London Gazette : 24 June 1938 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/34525/page/4071/data.pdf The KING has been graciously pleased to sanction the following promotions in and appointments to the Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem:— As Officers. The Hon. William Nicholas Somers Laurence Hyde Villiers. London Gazette : 4 October 1988 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/51488/supplement/11102/data.pdf The QUEENhas been graciously pleased to confer the Award of the Army Emergency Reserve Decoration upon the following Officers: FOOT GUARDS Grenadier Guards Lt. (Hon. Maj.) The Hon. W. N. S. L. H. VILLIERS (72093) (Retired).