Military Provost Staff Corps

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Soldier Details:
Surname: Whitefield
Initials:   T.C.
Rank:   Lance Corporal
Army No.:  P/15968
Notes:   MFP. Awarded the 1915 Star, Victory and War Medals. First served abroad (1) France, 6/10/1915 to 14/4/17. Formerly Pte. 10 Seaforth Highlanders. No. 6824. Home address: 67 Wellgate, Lanark. Enlisted age 19.5 years, occupation carter. Served Home 7/1/1915 to 5/10/1915, BEF 6/10/1915 to 14/7/1917, Home 15/4/1917 to 20/3/1919. Suffered gun shot wound right shoulder, Arras, attached to 44 Inf Bde Trench Mortar Bty. Later served in UK with A & SH S/27354, 13/7/1918 to MFP Edinburgh. Discharged 20/3/19 para 392 (xvi) (a) KR, Surplus to military requirements having suffered impairment since entry into the service. No P/15698 also on medal card which is incorrect other No. 15968 has no prefix P/ on medal card. Thomas Cuthbert Whitfield.

Decorations/Medals/Awards (1)
  1. Decoration:   Silver War Badge Gazette Date: 1919-04-25 Gazette Issue: WO 329/3243 Gazette Page: List MPC/163
Citation:   Badge No. B176093. Enlisted 7/1/1915, Discharged 20/3/1919. K.R. 392 (xvia). A.O. 29/19. Age 23years. Served abroad.