Author Topic: Boar War to 1st WW  (Read 3018 times)

Roy Banwell

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Boar War to 1st WW
« on: March 11, 2014, 10:29:57 AM »
WO2 306 Ernest Garside was in the 8th Bn and died in Gallipoli, he was also in the Boar war. Does anyone know how I can locate his Boer war Regiment/Bn etc?

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Re: Boar War to 1st WW
« Reply #1 on: March 15, 2014, 09:45:13 AM »
5155 E Garside was in the 2nd Battalion Manchester Regiment.
Entitled to QSA with clasps "Wittebergen", "Cape Colony" and "Transvaal"and KSA with two clasps.

2896 E Garside was in the 1st Battalion awarded QSA with "Natal" Clasp - invalided.

Bob B