28116 Lieutenant-Colonel George Edward KNOX-PEEBLES, DSO, MiD, Royal Tank Regiment

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    Personal Number: 28116
    Rank: Lieutenant-Colonel
    Name: George Edward KNOX-PEEBLES, DSO, MiD
    Unit: Royal Tank Regiment


    London Gazette : 1 February 1924
    https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/32903/page/959/data.pdf
    The undermentioned Gentlemen Cadets, from the Royal Military College, to be 2nd Lts. 31st Jan. 1924:—
    ROYAL TANK CORPS.
    George Edward Knox-Peebles.

    London Gazette : 30 December 1941
    https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/35396/page/7341/data.pdf
    The KING has been graciously pleased to approve that the following be Mentioned in recognition of distinguished services in the Middle East (including Egypt, East Africa, The Western Desert, The Sudan, Greece, Crete, Syria and Tobruk) during the period February, 1941, to July, 1941:—
    R. T. R.
    Maj. (actg. Lt.-Col.) G. E. Knox-Peebles (28116).

    London Gazette : 24 February 1942
    https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/35465/supplement/893/data.pdf
    The KING has been graciously pleased to approve the following awards in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in the Middle East:—
    The Distinguished Service Order.
    Major (acting Lieutenant-Colonel) George Edward Knox-Peebles (28116), Royal Tank Regiment, Royal Armoured Corps (Harolds Cross, Co. Dublin).
     
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    Recommendation for Award for Knox-Peebles, George Edward Rank: Major ... | The National Archives
    Reference: WO 373/18/14
    Name Knox-Peebles, George Edward
    Rank: Major
    Regiment: 8 Battalion Royal Tank Regiment
    Theatre of Combat or Operation: Middle East (Egypt and Libya)
    Award: Distinguished Service Order
    Date of announcement in London Gazette: 24 February 1942

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