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3rd Battalion the Grenadier Guards

Moppett

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My father was with the Boys Squad at 15 yrs old until time to do his national service with the home guard and along with Scots Guards in the band and then with the 3rd battalion the grenadier guards serving aboard with then and fininshing his time with the battalion in Tripoli and Egypt in 1955, but also being proud of my father he was awarded the General Service medal alongwith the canal zone.....

But thanks to this web page, I wouldn't known about this until looking up these details, but my father was never awarded the medal, but I was this month.:D
 

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My father was with the Boys Squad at 15 yrs old until time to do his national service with the home guard and along with Scots Guards in the band and then with the 3rd battalion the grenadier guards serving aboard with then and fininshing his time with the battalion in Tripoli and Egypt in 1955, but also being proud of my father he was awarded the General Service medal alongwith the canal zone.....

But thanks to this web page, I wouldn't known about this until looking up these details, but my father was never awarded the medal, but I was this month.:D
:biggrin::biggrin::biggrin:

Most exellent.
 

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