1.1.1917 Gazette: Lt Col Edward HALL to be a Companion of the Distinguished Service Order (DSO). 1453 Sergeant William MARCHINGTON awarded DCM.
1.7.1917 Despatches: The following were mentioned in the Despatches of Field Marshall Sir Douglas Haig.
- Lieut.-Col Edward Hall DSO
- Surgeon Major Arthur Wilson Shea
- Captain Edward Mallalieu Brook-Taylor
- 508 Drummer Albert George Askey
Edward Hall, Arthur Wilson Shea, Edward Mallalieu Brook-Taylor
508 Drummer Albert Askey (right)
1/6th Battalion War Diary [WO/95/2694]
1453/240125 Sergeant William Marchington only served overseas with the 1/6th Battalion and was disembodied in July 1919.
Jan 1st 12am SOUASTRE: A ten minute bombardment of the enemy line carried out to which the hostile artillery replied an hour later.
139 Infantry Brigade: Headquarters War Diary [WO95/2692]