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Heywood, Thomas George Gordon

Date of birth:
December 27th, 1886 (Caen, France)
Date of death:
August 27th, 1943 (India)
Buried on:
Commonwealth War Cemetery Delhi
Plot: 7. Row: A. Grave: 15.
Service number:
12577
Nationality:
British (1801-present, Kingdom)

Biography

Rank: Major general. Killed in an air accident.

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Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Rank:
Captain
Awarded on:
December 6th, 1916
Mentioned in Despatches
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Rank:
Brevet Major
Awarded on:
June 11th, 1918
Mentioned in Despatches
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Rank:
Brevet Major
Awarded on:
August 21st, 1919
Officier de l' Ordre National de la Legion d'Honneur
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Rank:
Brevet Major
Awarded on:
December 15th, 1919
Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Major-General
Unit:
Headquarters, 7th Anti-Aircraft Division, British Army
Awarded on:
July 9th, 1940

1940 Birthday Honours

Companion of The Most Honourable Order of the Bath (CB)

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