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 Surname   Forename   Rank   Notes   Unit 
PaulG R CMajorList of CMG recipients. Various sourcesArmy Service Corps
PeakmanT CMajorList of CMG recipients. Various sourcesKimberley Light Horse
PeardH JMajorList of CMG recipients. Various sourcesRoyal Army Medical Corps
PickwoadE HLieutenant ColonelColonel Edwin Hay Pickwoad was born on 1 June 1883 and commissioned into the Royal Artillery in 1873. He served in Afghanistan with D Battery, 2nd Brigade, and was shortly after promoted Captain. He was promoted Major, Commanding Artillery in South Africa, in 1889. When the Boer War broke out, as Lieutenant-Colonel, he commanded the Artillery at the battles of Talana, Dundee, Farquhars Farm, and at the Defence of Ladysmith where he was severely wounded. For his gallantry and distinguished conduct on these occasions, Pickwoad was four times mentioned in despatches and created a CMG. He retired with the rank of Colonel in 1903 but was engaged with the purchase of horses for the BEF in 1914, operating from his residence at Haversham Manor, in Buckinghamshire. Colonel Pickwoad died on 15 May 1932.
CMG b/b s/g, Afghan (0) (Lieutenant 2 Bgde RA), QSA (5) CC Tal DofL Tr OFS (Lieutenant Colonel CMG RA), KSA (2). DNW May 92 £750.
Source: List of CMG recipients. Various sources
Royal Artillery
PinkF JMajorList of CMG recipients. Various sources(Queen's) Royal West Surrey Regiment
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