1st Bn Irish Guards, Honours & Awards, Chelsea Barracks, 1944


Back Row: D/Sgt. M. Moran, MM, C.S.M. P. Mercer, MM,

L/Sgt D. Smith, Mentioned in Despatches,

Captain A.F.D. O'Neill (R.A.M.C.), Mentioned in Despatches,

Sgt R. Thorogood, Mentioned in Despatches, C.S.M. G. Stone, Mentioned in Despatches,

Sgt. A. Hughes, MM


Middle Row: R.S.M. F. Kenny, Mentioned in Despatches, L/Sgt R. Murphy, MM,

Guardsman J. Branthwaite, MM, Guardsman T. Barker, Mentioned in Despatches,

Sgt. M. O'Brien, MM, Sgt, C. Gundel, DCM, Sgt. R. McConnell, MM, L/Cpl A. Cross, MM,

L/Cpl H. Hayman, MM, L/Sgt C. Weir, MM, Rev. Fr. J.R. Brookes, Mentioned in Despatches


Front Row: Lieut. (QM) H.F. McKinney, MBE, Mentioned in Despatches,

Guardsman P. O'Shea, DCM, R.S.M. W. Rooney, MM, Major G.P.M. FitzGerald, MC,

Major H.L.S. Young, DSO, Captain & Adjutant D.J.L. FitzGerald, MC, L/Sgt J.P. Kenneally, VC, Major D.M.L. Gordon-Watson, MC, Guardsman R. Adamson, DCM, Captain C.D. Kennard, DSO, Captain O.S. Chesterton, MC, Guardsman J. Ryan, MM, Captain T.C. Keigwin, MC



N.B. There are notable omissions in this photo eg Major D.M. Kennedy, MC & Montgomery, DCM. There may therefore, be others.

1BN RECIPIENTS OF HONOURS & AWARDS FOR NORTH AFRICA & ITALY, 1944