1939/45 Star


War Medal


Deffence Medal



Dunkirk Medal


George Firth


Born 1907 Died 1963


The Military Career of George Firth

26th of May 1925 - 29th of July 1928
5th Battalion York and Lancaster Regiment Territorial Army

30th July 1928 - 27th of February 1936
The Dorsetshire Regiment
Posted to 2nd Battalion on the 13th of January 1929
Posted to the 1st Battalion on the 31st of December 1929
Transfered to the Army Reserves 27th of February 1936, on his expiration of his period of Colour Service

Overseas Duties Whilst with the Colours
Germany from the 13th of January 1929 to the 25th of September 1929
India From the 31st of December 1929 to the 12th of February 1936

Rejoined the Colours on the 10th of May 1939 the 2nd Battalion The Dorsetshire Regiment
Transferred to the Kings Own Royal Regiment on the 22nd of February 1940
Posted to the Traffic Control Group on the 16th of December 1940
Transferred to the Army Catering Corps on the 25th of April 1941
Transferred to the Reserves on the 16th of November 1945

Overseas Duties Whilst with the Colours
France from the 23rd of September 1939 to the 21st of February 1940
France from the 26th of April 1940 to the 2nd of June

Discharged on the 17th of June 1952