2nd Lt Harry Hammond DCM


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1884 Nov 23. Born Essex

1891 census at Faraday Rd, Leyton

1911 census at 38 Buckland Road, Leyton E, Essex

1915 Jul 25 Landed in France

1918 Mar 28 DCM gazetted

1919 Feb 2. Discharged (xix) means :-   For the benefit of the public service after 18 years service (with a view to pension under the Pay Warrant)

1919 Feb 3 Commissioned 2nd Lt, Essex Regt

1921 Jan 26 Joined ADRIC with service no 1606.

1921 Feb 4. Posted to H Coy then M

1921 Sep 1. The undermentioned relinquish, their commissions on completion. of service. 2nd Lt and retains rank of 2nd Lt, Essex Reg, H Hammond DCM

1922 Jan 19. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1933 Nov 21.The undermentioned having attained the age limit of liability to recall, cease to belong to the Res. of Offs.: Essex R.—2nd Lt. H. Hammond, D.C.M.

1939 Register. Living with wife Sarah at 82 Hall Lane , Chingford M.B., Essex. He is a Supervisor Electrical Wire Works