Regimental/Unit Information

Unit of interest

15 th (Hampshire Yeomanry) Bn
The Hampshire Regiment
122nd Brigade, 41st Division

Soldiers

CSM G Warren DCM &BAR

GEORGE WARREN DCM
Company Serjeant Major
8048
15th (Hampshire Yeomanry) Bn, Hampshire Regiment
who died on
Wednesday 4 th September 1918. Age 30.

Citation for BAR

VOORMEZEELE ENCLOSURE No.3, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

Although not recognised on the memorial, CSM Warren had actually been awarded the DCM twice. The first award was gazetted on 22 nd October 1917 and the bar on 3 rd September 1918. Use the above link to see the transcript of the award citation for the bar, the original award citation was not gazetted .
The date of death and the cemetery indicate that CSM Warren was killed during the series of actions known as the Advance in Flanders.


Pte George Garrett

GEORGE GARRETT

Private 
54944
15th (Hampshire Yeomanry) Bn. Hampshire Regiment
who died on
14 th October 1918

TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

Information

Formed at Portsmouth, 5 April 1915, by the Mayor and a local Committee. October 1915 attached to 122nd Brigade, 41st Division and moved to Aldershot. May 1916 France, and Flanders. The Somme campaign 1916. 27th september 1917 amalgamated with 1/1st Hampshire Yeomanry and became the 15th (Hampshire Yeomanry) Bn.

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