Mentioned in Despatches

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Mentioned in Despatches

Postby Fitzgerald » Mon Mar 07, 2022 6:51 pm

Is there any way of finding out why a soldier serving with the 1st Worcesters in the Boer War was Mentioned in Despatches?

Captain Gerald Ernest Lea Sept 10 1901
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Re: Mentioned in Despatches

Postby Glyde » Mon Mar 07, 2022 9:36 pm

Appears to have been killed 16/9/1914 with 2nd Battalion.
Try Forceswarrecords?
As regards MID look at London Gazette might find something.
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