Title: Some Operations of the 145th and 144th Infantry Brigades in France and Italy, 1916-1918 by H R Done
Description: First and only edition of this uncommon war record extracted from the war diaries by Brig.-Gen. Done, successively commander of the 144th and 145th, just 4 locations on OCLC - BL, NYPL, Leeds University and Australian Defence Force Academy. Somme, Third Ypres, Asiago Plateau. This copy with the pencilled ownership inscription, recording its presentation by the author, of Capt. J.B. Hill, Staff Captain 144th Brigade.
Description: The KING has been graciously pleased to give directions for the following appointments to the Most Distinguished Order of Saint Michael and Saint George, for services rendered in connection with Military Operations in Italy. Dated 1st January, 1919: —
To be Additional Members of the Third Class, or Companions, of the said Most Distinguished Order:—
Maj. and Bt. Col. (T./Brig.-Gen.) Herbert Richard Done, D.S.O., Norf. R.
Description: Medal index cards were created by the Army Medal Office towards the end of the First World War. They record the medals that men and women who served in the First World War were entitled to claim.