Corps of Military Police

Cap Badge of the Corps of Military Police (King George V)
Soldier Details:
Surname: Small
Initials:   E.D.
Rank:   Lance Corporal
Army No.:  P/2005
Notes:   MMP. Awarded the 1915 Star, Victory and War Medals. First served abroad (2a) Balkans, 22/10/1915. Shown as (3) Egypt, 7/10/15 to 15/7/16 on medal roll page B 127. He was born in East Knowle, enlisted in Swindon and resided in Salisbury. Died. Inscription on gravestone: Peace perfect peace. Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: 15/7/1916 died Salonika, 20/9/1916 his farther Thomas received £8-14-10 and 26/10/1916 a further £5-4-00, £4/11/1919 his mother Elizabeth A Small received £3. He is named in the 20th General Hospital, Salonika as being admitted 6/1916 with Malaria, age 24, having served 11 months. He was a member of the Wiltshire Police Force. Home address: 29 Milton, East Knoyle, Salisbury, Wiltshire. Edward Dewey Small.

Casualty Details:
Date Killed: 15th July 1916
Company: MMP
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