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Silver War Badge Recipients

The following is a list of Badsey, Aldington and Wickhamford residents who were recipients of the Silver War Badge. There were 29 different ways in which someone could have been discharged under the King’s Regulations. The majority of local men were discharged under regulation (xvi) “no longer physically fit for war service”. One person was discharged under regulation (iii) “not likely to become an efficient soldier”.

Name Service No Rank Regiment
AGG, Cecil George 242353 Private Worcestershire Regiment
AMOS, Frank Edmund 21422 Acting Sergeant Worcestershire Regiment
BALLARD, Alfred W 29849 Private 9th RCR
BRADY, W B 69037 Pioneer Royal Engineers
BROTHERIDGE, Mark 378163 Private Royal Berkshire Regiment
BYRD, Samuel James 12863 Lance Corporal Worcestershire Regiment
CARELESS, Theodore Charles 44273 Private Royal Warwickshire Regiment
COTTON, Ernest W 200298 Private Rifle Brigade
FYFFE, Reginald 206231 Drummer Bedford & Herts Regiment
HALL, M [Morris] 24376 Private Northamptonshire Regiment
HALL, Walter 3214 Air Mechanic 1st Class Royal Flying Corps
HARRIS, Albert Vernon 9813 Private Worcestershire Regiment
HARRIS, Samuel 242257 Private Worcestershire Regiment
HARTWELL, George William 325921 Private 1/1st Worcestershire Yeomanry
HUXLEY, Frederick George 19398 Private Gloucestershire Regiment
JEFFRIES, Cecil 9124 Private Worcestershire Regiment
JINKS, Alfred Richard 30144 Acting Sergeant Royal Warwickshire Regiment
KNIGHT, Arthur 241812 Private Worcestershire Regiment
KNIGHT, Charles 21191 Private Worcestershire Regiment
KNIGHT, Ernest 29680 Private Worcestershire Regiment
LIDSEY, Charles Herbert 16377 Lance Corporal Worcestershire Regiment
MUSTOE, George William 17863 Lance-Sergeant Gloucestershire Regiment
NEWITT, William 15453 Private Worcestershire Regiment
NEWMAN, Frederick Joseph 3GR/2288 Private Gloucestershire Regiment
PERKS, Joseph Thomas 13825 Lance Corporal Worcestershire Regiment
PLANT, Charles M/2/167891 Private Army Service Corps
ROBERTS, Thomas Henry 241292 Private 8th Worcestershire Regiment
SADLER, Henry Robert 203319 Private Worcestershire Regiment
TAYLOR, Thomas Morton 9374 Private Worcestershire Regiment
TAYLOR, William H 273819 Sapper Royal Engineers
WARD, Cecil Herbert 2446 Private 8th Worcestershire Regiment
WILKINS, Edwin 72037 Private Worcestershire Regiment
WILSON, Thomas John 103504 Private Machine Gun Corps