C.H. Bowden

Sgt. (CQMS) Charles Henry Bowden, 7809408 (and 57152)
Machine Gun Corps and Royal Tank Corps

Enlisted at the age of 19 on 5th December 1914, 10th Reserve Battalion County of London Regiment - Home
9th September1916 - Transferred to the Machine Gun Corps
24th October 1916 - BEF France
4th November 1916 - Transferred to 11th Corps
9th April 1917 : Posted Home (Tanks)
18th March 1918 : 21 Company
15th July 1918 Promoted to Corporal and to Posted to France (until 21st January 1919)

Transferred to Royal Tank Corps 21st January 1919
17th March 1922 : 3rd Battalion Royal Tank Corps
14th October 1925 : 7th Armoured Car Company India

Served until 12th February 1937

BRITISH WAR MEDAL 1914-18 (SILVER)

Country: United KingdomBritish War Medal 1914 - 1920 This medal, issued in both silver and bronze ...

VICTORY MEDAL

Country: United KingdomVictory Medal 1914 - 1919 Authorised in 1919 this yellow bronze medal, ...

ARMY LONG SERVICE & GOOD CONDUCT (KING GEORGE V)

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