1914-15 Star & British War Medal, Lt/Capt. Gidlow-Jackson MID Archangel

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1914-15 Star & British War Medal, Lt/Capt. Gidlow-Jackson

1914-15 Star impressed: Lieut. C.W. Gidlow-Jackson R.E.
British War Medal impressed: Capt. C.W. Gidlow-Jackson

Medal index card shows entitled to a 1914-15 Star Trio. Initial theatre of war France ‘10.15’ Awarded MID. Reverse of card shows: ‘List of claims submitted by Base Commandant Archangel 21.3.19’.
London Gazette 5.6.1919 states ‘The names of the undermentioned have been brought to the notice of the Secretary of State for War by Major-General W.E. Ironside, C.M.G., D.S.O., Commander-in -Chief, North Russia Expeditionary Force, for valuable and distinguished services rendered in connection with the operations at Archangel:- …….Gidlow-Jackson, T./Capt. C.W. R.E……

Before transfer to the RE Gidlow-Jackson appears to have served in the ‘Chorley Pals’ East Lancashire Regiment see this website