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4TH Battalion, The London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers)  - Honours

HONOURS AND DECORATIONS

Note. — This Honours List has been compiled from official sources, and is believed to be accurate, but, owing to the manner in which honours were announced in the London Gazette, its completeness cannot be guaranteed.

Distinguished Service Order
Capt. W. G. Clark , London Gazette 3. 7.15
2/Lieutenant W. H. Webster , London Gazette 12. 3.17
2/Lieutenant (A/Capt.) G. E. A. Leake , London Gazette 26. 7.17
2/Lieutenant F. W. Walker , London Gazette 19.11.17
Lieutenant (A/Capt.) A. M. Duthie , London Gazette 4. 2.18
Lieutenant (A/Capt.) C. J. Graham, M.C. , London Gazette 11. 1.19

Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (Military Division)

Companion —

Lieutenant-Col. (Hon. Col.) Vickers Dunfee, V.D. ; London Gazette 3.6.19

Officers —

Major L. T. Burnett ; London Gazette 3.6.19
Hon. Lieut, and Q.M. W. J. Gragg. ; London Gazette 3.6.19
Major S. Elliott ; London Gazette 3.6.19
Major W. Moore ; London Gazette 3.6.19
Major (A/Lieutenant-Col.) H. P. L. Cart de Lafontaine ; London Gazette 1.1.20

Military Cross
2/Lieutenant A. R. Moore ; London Gazette 23. 6.15
2/Lieutenant J. R. Pyper ; London Gazette 14. 1.16
2/Lieutenant (Temp. Lieutenant) G. L. Goodes ; London Gazette 3. 6.16
2/Lieutenant S. J. Barkworth, M.M. ; London Gazette 14.11.16
2/Lieutenant E. McD. McCormick ; London Gazette 14.11.16
Rev. R. Palmer (C.F.) ; London Gazette 14.11.16
Lieutenant (A/Capt.) W. J. Boutall ; London Gazette 1. 1.17
2/Lieutenant O. D. Garratt ; London Gazette 4. 6.17
2/Lieutenant D. S. Boorman ; London Gazette 25. 8.17
2/Lieutenant (A/Capt.) S. Davis ; London Gazette 27.10.17
Lieutenant (Temp. Capt.) C. J. Graham ; London Gazette 1. 1.18
2/Lieutenant E. L. Mills ; London Gazette 4. 2.18
2/Lieutenant (A/Capt.) C. A. Clarke ; London Gazette 23. 4.18
Lieutenant (A/Capt.) T. B. Cooper, M.M ; London Gazette 22. 6.18
Lieutenant (A/Capt.) A. M. Duthie, D.S.O. ; London Gazette 22. 6.18
Lieutenant (A/Capt.) S. G. Askham ; London Gazette 26. 7.18
Lieutenant H. S. Daw ; London Gazette 26. 7.18
2/Lieutenant W. Rosen ; London Gazette 26. 7.18
2/Lieutenant G. C. Ewing ; London Gazette 16. 9.18
Lieutenant (A/Capt.) A. G. Croll ; London Gazette 7.11.18
Rev. S. F. Leighton Green (C. F.) ; London Gazette 11. 1.19
2/Lieutenant C. L. Henstridge ; London Gazette 11. 1.19
Lieutenant (A/Capt.) G. H. Hetley ; London Gazette 11. 1.19
2/Lieutenant A. Holloway ; London Gazette 11. 1.19
2/Lieutenant V. C. Prince ; London Gazette 11. 1.19
2/Lieutenant A. H. Millstead ; London Gazette 2.4.19

Bar to Military Cross
2/Lieutenant (Temp. Capt.) G. L. Goodes, M.C. ; London Gazette 14.11.16
Lieutenant (A/Capt.) C. J. Graham, M.C. ; London Gazette 26. 7.18
Lieutenant (A/Capt.) J. R. Pyper, M.C. ; London Gazette 8. 3.19
Lieutenant (A/Capt.) T. B. Cooper, M.C, M.M. ; London Gazette 2. 4.19

Distinguished Conduct Medal
2170 Lance Corporal G. L. Colomb ; London Gazette 5. 8.15
217 L/Sergeant A. C. Ehren ; London Gazette 5. 8.15
1153 Corporal W. J. Knowles ; London Gazette 14. 1.16
487 C.S.M. E. H. Risley ; London Gazette 14. 1.16
1054 C.S.M. R. Davis ; London Gazette 22. 9.16
4354 Private J. O'Brien ; London Gazette 14.11.16
3351 Private H. S. Payne ; London Gazette 14.11.16
2163 Sergeant T. Clark ; London Gazette 1. 1.17
281267 Sergeant E. P. G. Brand ; London Gazette 1. 1.17
281477 Private F. Anthony ; London Gazette 25. 8.17
282450 Lance Corporal F. Austin ; London Gazette 19.11.17
282051 Private W. H. Bolton ; London Gazette 19.11.17
295070 Private H. C. Bull ; London Gazette 19.11.17
282496 Private J. Taylor ; London Gazette 19.11.17
282444 Sergeant B. A. Watson ; London Gazette 19.11.17
281972 Lance Corporal E. S. Brown ; London Gazette 4.3.18
280032 Sergeant G. Norris ; London Gazette 4.3.18
282706Private C. H. W. Roberts ; London Gazette 4.3.18
280937 Lance Corporal T. H. Sankey ; London Gazette 4.3.18
7261 R.S.M. J. O'Brien ; London Gazette 17. 4.18
283138 Corporal B. Vaughan ; London Gazette 3. 6.18
281613 Corporal C. E. Freeman ; London Gazette 26. 6.18
280019 C.S.M. T. Lock, M.M. ; London Gazette 3. 9.18
281718 Corporal A. Martin ; London Gazette 3. 9.18
280079 Sergeant H. W. Moss ; London Gazette 3. 9.18
282171 Lance Corporal (A/Sergeant) H. F. Watson ; London Gazette 30.10.18
280605 Sergeant R. C. Clammer ; London Gazette 1.1.19


Military Medal
2144 Corporal C. T. Coates ; London Gazette 1.9.16
3261 Private H. E. Hyde ; London Gazette 1.9.16
3130 Lance Corporal H. Whitehead ; London Gazette 1.9.16
1174 Corporal J. Castle ; London Gazette 11.11.16
1899 Private C. F. Collins ; London Gazette 11.11.16
2161 Private A. E. Colvin ; London Gazette 11.11.16
2202 C.Q.M.-Sgt. R. Forbes ; London Gazette 11.11.16
1854 Sergeant H. C. Gearle ; London Gazette 11.11.16
4786 Sergeant R. Hebberd ; London Gazette 11.11.16
2827 Private F. Hedger ; London Gazette 11.11.16
2272 Sergeant C. James ; London Gazette 11.11.16
1893 Private W. Lawrence ; London Gazette 11.11.16
280019 Sergeant T. Lock ; London Gazette 11.11.16
534 Sergeant H. H. Merrell ; London Gazette 11.11.16
3586 Lance Corporal A. J. Moger ; London Gazette 11.11.16
2216 Lance Corporal A. Sergeant ; London Gazette 11.11.16
3579 Lance Corporal L. R. Webb ; London Gazette 11.11.16
3662 Private W. Buckingham ; London Gazette 9.12.16
3113 Sergeant R. R. L. Hyde ; London Gazette 21.12.16
2105 Sergeant H. J. Cott ; London Gazette 19.2.17
280102 Sergeant A. E. Gardiner ; London Gazette 17.4.17
280308 Sergeant W. A. King ; London Gazette 11.5.17
281020 Private C. H. Thomas ; London Gazette 11.5.17
281204 Corporal G. L. Rossington ; London Gazette 1.6.17
283725 Private J. G. Turner ; London Gazette 18.6.17
283371 Private J. Grierson ; London Gazette 18.7.17
281242 Corporal A. W. Lintott ; London Gazette 18.7.17
282189 Sergeant H. S. Monk ; London Gazette 18.7.17
282490 Private P. J. Olinski ; London Gazette 18.7.17
282493 Private A. J. Selby ; London Gazette 18.7.17
282152 Private C. W. Spence ; London Gazette 18.7.17
282344 Lance Corporal F. C. Spencer ; London Gazette 18.7.17
283708 Private A. Thurkettle ; London Gazette 18.7.17
283836 Lance Corporal G. Coates ; London Gazette 21.8.17
280930 Private W. Pratt ; London Gazette 18.10.17
283691 Private A. Robinson ; London Gazette 18.10.17
283530 Private C. S. Ruel ; London Gazette 18.10.17
280894 Lance Corporal H. G. Smith ; London Gazette 18.10.17
281270 Private A. G. Trayler ; London Gazette 18.10.17
283660 Corporal W. H. V. Wilkins ; London Gazette 18.10.17
282537 Private J. P. Brooke ; London Gazette 12.12.17
283818 Corporal W. A. Cooper ; London Gazette 12.12.17
283025 Private J. W. Ling. ; London Gazette 12.12.17
295261 Private A. Westcott ; London Gazette 12.12.17
295248 Sergeant H. O. Wilderspin ; London Gazette 12.12.17
295152 Sergeant F. W. Yandle ; London Gazette 12.12.17
281390 Lance Corporal E. J. Bewsey ; London Gazette 12.12.17
282246 Private J. T. Ball ; London Gazette 4.2.18
283082 Private A. Cohen ; London Gazette 23.2.18
280301 Corporal J. W. Johnson ; London Gazette 23.2.18
283148 Private F. G. Senyard ; London Gazette 23.2.18
280728 Private G. Tyrell ; London Gazette 23.2.18
280714 Corporal H. W. Wallder ; London Gazette 23.2.18
280465 Sergeant F. Arklay ; London Gazette 13.3.18
283813 Private B. M. J. Barnett ; London Gazette 13.3.18
298008 Corporal T. J. Court ; London Gazette 13.3.18
282021 Private H. Evans ; London Gazette 13.3.18
280154 Sergeant G. J. Grant ; London Gazette 13.3.18
280472 Sergeant A. E. Haynes ; London Gazette 13.3.18
281734 Lance Corporal T. Hodgkins ; London Gazette 13.3.18
282737 Private W. J. Hutchin ; London Gazette 13.3.18
295177 Private J. Pritchard ; London Gazette 13.3.18
283652 Private R. Southern ; London Gazette 13.3.18
295223 Private J. Wickens ; London Gazette 13.3.18
283808 Private W. A. Willmott ; London Gazette 13.3.18
280389 Private W. A. G. Battershall ; London Gazette
282916 Corporal A. G. Beale ; London Gazette 12.6.18
280840 Private S. G. Coates ; London Gazette 12.6.18
283154 Lance Corporal A. J. Deadman ; London Gazette 12.6.18
281965 Sergeant C. J. Gibbs ; London Gazette 12.6.18
280967 Corporal G. Heyes ; London Gazette 12.6.18
283623 Lance Corporal C. L. Husk ; London Gazette 12.6.18
283643 Corporal A. J. Parker ; London Gazette 12.6.18
295122 Private J. R. Phillips ; London Gazette 12.6.18
281174 Sergeant H. V. Randall ; London Gazette 12.6.18
283193 Private P. C. Swinchatt ; London Gazette 12.6.18
280292 Sergeant F. G. Udall ; London Gazette 12.6.18
295096 Private R. H. Bryan ; London Gazette 27.6.18
281472 Sergeant J. A. Kingston ; London Gazette 27.6.18
281130 Lance Corporal R. H. Pryor ; London Gazette 27.6.18
282607 Private F. A. Stewart ; London Gazette 27.6.18
281319 Private A. J. Zeeck ; London Gazette 27.6.18
283184 Lance Corporal F. F. Salter ; London Gazette 16.7.18
283323 Private T. J, Sanders ; London Gazette 16.7.18
283570 Private J. W. Abbott ; London Gazette 6.8.18
280922 Corporal D. E. Davis ; London Gazette 6.8.18
282263 Lance Corporal G. Humphrey ; London Gazette 29.8.18
295508 Private J. Nisbett ; London Gazette 29.8.18
280695 Sergeant T. Peters ; London Gazette 29.8.18
295475 Private M. Lemon ; London Gazette 11.12.18
298089 Private A. S. Adams ; London Gazette 24.1.19
282029 Private A. C. Barnes ; London Gazette 24.1.19
282323 Pte J. Eccles ; London Gazette 24. 1.19
280534 Corporal W. Frost ; London Gazette 24. 1.19
283617 Private J. R. Greenwood ; London Gazette 24. 1.19
281822 Lance Corporal W. H. Hart ; London Gazette 24. 1.19
282198 Corporal S. T. E. Norton ; London Gazette 24. 1.19
283803 Private W. W. Boulstridge ; London Gazette 11.2.19
283288 Sergeant F. A. Dove ; London Gazette 11.2.19
281741 Corporal F. Nash ; London Gazette 11.2.19
282915 Sergeant F. C. Nickless ; London Gazette 11.2.19
295615 Sergeant J. T. Norris ; London Gazette 11.2.19
281043 Sergeant W. C. Bird ; London Gazette 14.5.19
280605 Sergeant R. C. Clammer, D.C.M. ; London Gazette 14.5.19
280212 Lance Corporal P. McGregor ; London Gazette 14.5.19
280617 Sergeant (A/C.S.M.) W. Honig ; London Gazette 23.7.19

Bar to Military Medal

283530 Private C. S. Ruel, M.M. ; London Gazette 13.3.18
282737 Lance Corporal W. J. Hutchin, M.M. ; London Gazette 12.6.18
280292 Sergeant F. G. Udall, M.M. ; London Gazette 24.1.19
208089 / 2272C.SM. C.James, MM. ; London Gazette 20.8.19

Meritorious Service Medal

280846 Private J. W. Atkins ; London Gazette 17.9.17
280665 Private H. Bunker ; London Gazette 2.11.17
280505 Sergeant W. Bean ; London Gazette 17.6.18
282237 Sergeant G. F. V. Bunyan ; London Gazette 17.6.18
280914 L/Sergeant S. A. Edwards ; London Gazette 17.6.18
280471 Corporal L. C. Hawkins ; London Gazette 17.6.18
280435 Sergeant H. Hurst ; London Gazette 17.6.18
280555 R.Q.M.-Sergeant L. T. Davies ; London Gazette 18.1.19
280128 C.S.M. A. D. McLaren ; London Gazette 18.1.19
281464C.Q.M.-Sergeant P. C. Peters ; London Gazette 18.1.19
280646 Lance Corporal H. T. Giles ; London Gazette 3.6.19
280420 Sergeant G. A. Richardson ; London Gazette 3.6.19


Mention in Despatches

2/Lieutenant A. R. Moore ; London Gazette 22.6.15
Major (Temp. Lieutenant-Col.) L. T. Burnett ; London Gazette 1.1.16
Capt. (A/Major) W. G. Clark, D.S.O. ; London Gazette 1.1.16
2/Lieutenant (A/Capt.) J. R. Pyper ; London Gazette 14.l.l6
Lieutenant-Col. (Hon. Col.) Vickers Dunfee, V.D. ; London Gazette 13.7.16
280154 / 1151 Sergeant G.J. Grant ; London Gazette 4.1.17
4798 R.S.M. M. Harris ; London Gazette 4.1.17
2/Lieutenant H. Jones. ; London Gazette 4.1.17
280128 C.Q.M.-Sergeant A. D. McLaren ; London Gazette 4.1.17
280171 Private H. V. Neal ; London Gazette 4.1.17
280505 Sergeant W. Bean ; London Gazette 25.5.17
280307 R.Q.M.-Sergeant W. Henley ; London Gazette 25.5.17
Lieutenant (A/Capt.) L. G. Rix ; London Gazette 25.5.17
2/Lieutenant W. H. Webster ; London Gazette 25.5.17
Lieutenant (A/Capt.) C. A. Clarke ; London Gazette 24.12.17
Lieutenant (A/Capt.) T. B. Cooper, M.M ; London Gazette 24.12.17
Hon. Lieut, and Q.M. W. J. Cragg ; London Gazette 24.12.17
Capt. (A/Major) W. A. Nunneley ; London Gazette 24.12.17
2/Lieutenant R. E. Stavert ; London Gazette 24.12.17
280639 Sergeant A. Taylor ; London Gazette 24.12.17
2/Lieutenant F. W. Walker, D.S.O. ; London Gazette 24.12.17
Major V. H. Seyd ; London Gazette 16.1.18
Lieutenant (A/Capt.) S. J. Barkworth, M.C., M.M. ; London Gazette 25.5.18
Lieutenant C. W. Denning, M.M. ; London Gazette 25.5.18
Lieutenant (A/Capt.) A. M. Duthie, D.S.O ; London Gazette 25.5.18
281174 Sergeant H. V. Randall ; London Gazette 25.5.18
283261 Private G. E. Wright ; London Gazette 20.12.18
Lieutenant L. R. Chapman ; London Gazette 30.12.18
Lieutenant H. W. Dennis ; London Gazette 30.12.18
Lieutenant (A/Capt.) C. J. Graham, M.C. ; London Gazette 30.12.18
Major (A/Lieutenant-Col.) H. P. L. Cart de Lafontaine ; London Gazette 10.7.19


The names of the following were brought to the notice of the Secretary of State for War for services rendered in connection with the War (not gazetted) : —

Lieutenant-Col. (Hon. Col.) Vickers Dunfee, V.D. . . 24.12.17
280126 Corporal W. Noquet 9. 8.18
Major L. T. Burnett ...... 13.8.18
281197 Corporal E. Brown 15.8.18
Lieutenant (A/Capt.) F. A. Coffin 13.8.18

Foreign Decorations

Medaille Militaire (France) —
280336 Sergeant D. Fulford ; London Gazette 24.2.16

Croix de Guerre {Belgium)
280802 C.S.M. F. W. Amos ; London Gazette 12.7.18
281426 Sergeant A. V. Loveless ; London Gazette 12.7.18
282692 Sergeant J. R. Tibbott ; London Gazette 12.7.18
280713 Private C. W. Budgen ; London Gazette 12.7.18
295089 Corporal W. Govan ; London Gazette 12.7.18

The following decorations were awarded to Officers, non-Commissioned Officers, and Men of other regiments for services rendered while attached to and serving with the 4th London Regiment : —

Distinguished Service Order
Major (Temp. Lieut.-Col.) W. R. H. Dann (Bedfordshire Regiment) ; London Gazette 18.7.17
Major F. A. Phillips (Montgomery Yeomanry) ; London Gazette 22.6.18
Major A. Grover, M.C. (Bedfordshire Regiment) ; London Gazette 26.7.18
Major (A/Lieutenant-Col.) A. F. Marchment, M.C. (1st London Regiment) Bar to Distinguished Service Order ; London Gazette 26.7.18

Bar to Distinguished Service Order
Major (A/Lieutenant-Col.) W. R. H. Dann, D.S.O., (Bedfordshire Regiment) ; London Gazette 26. 7.18 ; London Gazette 26.7.18


Military Cross
2/Lieutenant H. E. Jackman (21st London Regiment) ; London Gazette 26.9.17
Lieutenant E. H. R. Altomiyan (R. A.M.C.) ; London Gazette 1.1.18
2/Lieutenant C. W.Rowlands ( 1st London Regiment) ; London Gazette 4.2.18
Capt. (A/Major) A. Grover (Bedfordshire Regiment) ; London Gazette 18.3.18
Lieutenant G. V. Lawrie (6th Scottish Rifles); London Gazette 3.6.18
Lieutenant (A/Capt.) H. N. Williams (4th Royal Welsh FusiUers) ; London Gazette 22.6.18
Lieutenant (A/Captain) W. C. Morton (1st London Regiment) ; London Gazette 16.918
G/95036 C.S.M. T. Cooke, D.C.M., M.M. (K.O.Y.L.I.) ; London Gazette 7.11.18
Lieutenant C. E. Dunaway (Medical Officer, U.S. Army); London Gazette 7.11.18
Lieutenant (A/Capt.) E. V. Grimsdell (K.O.Y.L.I.) ; London Gazette 11.1.19
Lieutenant (A/Capt.) H. F. Dade (3rd London Regiment) ; London Gazette 2.4.19

Distinguished Conduct Medal
G/95066 C.S.M. A. Bonser ; London Gazette 22.10.17
G/95036 C.S.M. T. Cooke, M.M. ; London Gazette 22.10.17
781426 Lance Corporal F. Goatcher ; London Gazette 3.9.18
G/76294 Private E. Clark ; London Gazette 5.12.18

Bar to Distinguished Conduct Medal
G/95066 C.S.M. A. Bonser, D.C.M. ; London Gazette 5.12.18

Second Bar to Distinguished Conduct Medal
G/95066 C.S.M. A. Bonser, D.C.M. ; London Gazette 18.2.19


Military Medal
G/68176 Private J. F. Blair ; London Gazette 27.6.18
202684 Private A. E. Churchyard ; London Gazette 27.6.18
225485 Sergeant C. A. Cowland ; London Gazette 27.6.18
251439 Private W. A. Pasterful ; London Gazette 27.6.18
G/76227 Lance Corporal F. Harding ; London Gazette 6.8.18
G/68259 Private L. Petrie ; London Gazette 29. 8.18
G/76275 Private G. A. Allen ; London Gazette 24.1.19
G/80610 Private G. H. Andrews ; London Gazette 24.1.19
252254 Lance Corporal J. T. Coachman ; London Gazette 24.1.19
G/95108 Sergeant J. Fanshaw ; London Gazette 24.1.19
225682 Private J. T. Freshwater ; London Gazette 24.1.19
228610 Pte J. C. Goree ; London Gazette 24.1.19
G/75396 Lance Corporal G. J. Grant ; London Gazette 24.1.19
G/95115 Private E. Stott ; London Gazette 24.1.19
G/84057 Sergeant R. L. Addison ; London Gazette 11.2.19
G/95177 Lance Corporal W. Bradley ; London Gazette 11.2.19
251265 Private A. E. Dickerson ; London Gazette 11.2.19
G/76243 Private H. H. Mills ; London Gazette 11.2.19
250439 Corporal C. Robbins ; London Gazette 11.2.19
G/80608 Private W. Ryan ; London Gazette 11.2.19
G/71053 Private J. Anderson ; London Gazette 13.3.19
233640 Corporal G. F. Coleman ; London Gazette 13.3.19
204593 Private A. E. Pullen ; London Gazette 13.3.19
G/90091 Private J. Upperton ; London Gazette 13.3.19
253803 Private T. H. A. Brown ; London Gazette 14. 5.19
G/68177 Private W. Bmice ; London Gazette 14. 5.19
G/95143 Private H. Atkinson ; London Gazette 14. 5.19

Mention in Despatches
Capt. and Adjt. G. B. Scott (Leinster Regiment) ; London Gazette
Lieutenant G. V. Lawrie (6th Scottish Rifles) ; London Gazette 1.1.16
Major (A/Lieutenant-Col.) A. F. Marchment, D.S.O., M.C. (1st London Regiment) ; London Gazette 18.12.17
204527 Sergeant S. W. Childs ; London Gazette 30.12.18