London Gazette

Discussion in 'Military History and Militaria' started by Civvy_Shot, Aug 25, 2008.

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  1. Forgive me if it's been asked before, but my connection is playing up.

    Anyhoo, I have got my hands on my great-uncle's medals etc, and included was the date of his MID gazette. All I know from the last surviving member of that generation is that he was a Territorial, a Gunner, and on the last truck out of Tobruk before the nasty blonde men arrived.

    And he was a WO2 so the shouty gene may be a reality. Is it available online or do I have to go somewhere and dig through records?
  2. If you know the exact date of the various awards, you can go straight to the relevant edition; be aware that it returns Pdf files and these can cause some amusement if your connection is a bit slow - but usually, they're alright.
  3. Name and Unit might get you the original in The National Archives for 40p