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 Surname   Forename   Rank   Notes   Unit 
March, Earl ofC HColonelEldest son of 6th Duke of Richmond. Colonel 3rd R Sussex Regiment
Source: List of CB recipients. Various sources
Irish Guards
MarchantA EMajorList of CB recipients. Various sourcesRoyal Marine Light Infantry
MarlingP SLieutenant ColonelBorn in Gloucestershire, March 6, 1861; is eldest son of Sir William Marling, Bart., and was educated at Harrow and the RMC, Sandhurst. Colonel Marling served in the Boer War, 1880-81, as 2nd Lieutenant 3rd Battalion 60th Rifles, being present at the Battles of Laing's Nek and Ingogo; served throughout Egyptian Campaign, 1882; present at the actions round Alexandria, the affair at Tel-el-Mahuta, the action at Kassassin, and the Battle of Tel-el-Kebir; served with Mounted Infantry in the Suakim Campaign in 1884, when he was present at the Battle of El Teb, and relief of Tokar; the Battle of Tamai, and the affair at Tamanib (mentioned in despatches, London Gazette, awarded Victoria Cross for saving the life of a Private in the Sussex Regiment); served through out the Khartoum Expedition, 1884-85; present at the Battles of Abou Klea and El Gubat, and the reconnaissance before Metemmeh, and in all the Desert operations with the Camel Corps under Sir Herbert Stewart; promoted to a Troop in the 18th Hussars for services in Egypt, Dec, 1886. He proceeded to India with the Rest, in November, 1889, and was promoted Major in Aug, 1896; served in South Africa, 1899-1902, including Battle of Talana, retirement from Dundee, action at Lombard's Kop, siege of Ladysmith, operations in Transvaal and ORC (twice mentioned in despatches, London Gazette, CB, Queen's Medal with five clasps, KSA with two clasps). Owns 5,000 acres. Recreations: Pole, cricket, hunting, shooting, golf. He married, in 1899, Beatrice Caroline, eldest daughter of F H Beaumont, of Reigate, and great-grand-daughter of the 5th Duke of Manchester.
Source: List of CB recipients. Various sources
18th (Victoria Mary, Prince of Wales's Own) Hussar
MartinHerbertLieutenant ColonelHerbert Martin was born in 1857 and commissioned in 1878. He took part in the Zhob Valley Expedition 1884. Lieutenant Colonel by 1899 , he went on to command the 1st battalion, Leinsters from 10 May 1900 to the end of the War. He saw extensive service in ORC, Cape Colony and the Transvaal. Brigadier General on the Staff during the Great War. Died Nov 1938.
[CB], QSA (3) CC Trans Witt (Lt Col Lein Regt), KSA (2) (Lt Col CB Lein Regt), 14/15 (Brig Gen CB), BWM, VM (Brig Gen). With identical BWM. DNW Jun 00 £1050 where it was sold with an identically names BWM £1,050. Spinks Nov 00 £1650.
Source: List of CB recipients. Various sources
Prince of Wales's Leinster Regiment (Royal Canadia
MatthewsIVeterinary Lieutenant ColonelList of CB recipients. Various sourcesArmy Veterinary Department
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