BRITISH OFFICERS DECORATED
With the. approval of tho King. President. Poinearo ha- decorated 110 British oflieers with tho Legion of Honor for gallantry during th" operations between August. 21 and 30. The following have hern given tho Cross of Office, :—Lt.-col. F. G. Anlcv, 2nd Bait. Essex Regt. : Lt.col. W. D.'Bird, D.5.0., 2nd B.itt. .Roval Irish Rifles: Capt. and Br.-major H. R. M. Brooke-Popham. Oxford and Bucks Lt, Infv. and Rvl. Flving Corps; Lt.col. 0. T. M. Brides. D.5.0.. 4th Hussars : Lt.-col. J. B. Uulkeley-Johnson. 2nd Dr'nis. : Major S. L. Cummins (M.D.). R.A.M.C.; Col. R. Eanshnwo. D.5.0.. .Staff: Lt.-col. C. H. Geddos. Royal Field lArtillerv: '.Maior J. E. A. Higgins. n.5.0..'R.E.A.. and Royal Flying Corps; Col. .S. B. Jameson, Camp Cnidt. Ist Armv Corps : Maior J. B. .lardino. D..5.0.. sth Lancers'; .Major C. If. Liveing. 135 th Batterv R.F.A. ; Lt.-col. (temp, col.) R. J. Marker, D.5.0., Staff: Major (temp. Lt.-col.l A. A. Montgomery. R.A. : Major (temp. Lt.-col) A. J. B. Pcrcival, D.5.0.. Xorthumberland Fusiliers; Major R. ,T. Ross. Ist Batt. Middlesex Regt. : Major <i. If. F. Tailyour. Royal Artillery; Lt.-col. J. A. S. Till loch. Royal Engineers; Lt.-col. H. W. Wilberforee, 2nd Drgn Gds. Among ICO officers mnde Chevalier of the Legion of Honor arc the following. wh« have been killed in action : —Captain J. K. (latacre. 11th King Edward's Own Lancers (Probyn's Horse) ; 2nd Lieutenant G. H. Hewitt, 2nd Battalion South Lanes Regiment: Lieutenant- the Hon. H. L. Pelham, 2nd Ba-tt.ilion Sussex Regiment : Captain IT. S. Rankin. M.8.. R.A.M.C.: Captain H. S. Toppin. Ist Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers : Capta.:n C E- Wilson, Ist Battalion Royal West Surrev Regiment : and Lieutenant R. G. Worthingt-on. 2nd Battali.n Oxford and Buckinghamshire Light Infant n.
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BRITISH OFFICERS DECORATED, Evening Star, Issue 15688, 30 December 1914
BRITISH OFFICERS DECORATED Evening Star, Issue 15688, 30 December 1914
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