Category Archives: Medals

Membership

Who can join the Association? Anyone who has served in the RASC, the RCT or has been attached to units of the RASC or the RCT while serving in the ATS or WRAC. What can I put into it? The benefits of Association membership depend, as always in such organisations, upon the contributions made by members in offering friendship, helping
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The Corps Family

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Richard Masters

MASTERS, Richard George. Private. Royal Army Service Corps. * London Gazetted on 8th May 1918. Born on 30th March 1877 at Southport, Lancashire. Died on 4th April 1963 at Southport, Lancashire.. Memorial not known. Digest of Citation reads: The communications had been cut and the wounded could not be evacuated because of an enemy attack. Reports had come that the road was
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James Dalton

DALTON, James Langley. Acting Assistant Commissary. Commissariat and Transport Department. (Royal Army Service Corps). London Gazetted on 17th November, 1879. Born in December 1832 (actual date not known) in London. Died on 8th January, 1887 at Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Memorial at grave in Russell Road Cemetery, Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Digest of Citation reads: On 22nd January, 1879 at Rorke's Drift,
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Michael Murphy

MURPHY, Michael. Farrier. 2nd Battalion. Military Train. * London Gazetted on the 27th May, 1859. Born in 1831 at Cahir, Tipperary, Ireland. Died on 4th April 1893 at Darlington, County Durham. Memorial on grave at Darlington North Municipal Cemetery, Darlington. County Durham. Digest of Citation reads: On the 15th April, 1858 during the pursuit of Koer Singh's rebel army from Asimeghur, India,
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Scope of the Corps

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Samuel Morley

MORLEY, Samuel. Private. 2nd Battalion. Military Train. * London Gazetted on 7th August 1860. VCs Medal's Custodian is The Royal Corps of Transport. Born in December 1839 at East Retford, Nottinghamshire. Died on 16th June 1888 at his home, 13, Garnet Street, Nottingham. Memorial on grave in the General Cemetery, Nottingham. Digest of Citation reads: On 15th April 1858, Kooer Singh's Army were
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Alfred Herring

HERRING, Alfred Cecil. Second Lieutenant. Royal Army Service Corps attached 6th (Service) Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. London Gazetted on 7th June 1918. Born on 26th October, 1888 at Tottenham, Middlesex. Died on 10th August, 1966 at Weybridge, Surrey. Memorial not known. Digest of Citation reads: On 23rd/24th March, 1918 at Montagne Bridge, France, the enemy had gained a position on the South Bank
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Joseph Hughes

HUGHES, Joseph. No. & Rank at the Time of Action: T/14858103, Driver Unit/Occupation: Royal Army Service Corps Date and Place of Birth: 1925/6, Glasgow, Scotland Early Life: A resident of the Gorbals District of Glasgow Date and Place of GC Action: 21st March 1946, Lyemun Barracks, Hong Kong The London Gazette: The award of the George Cross was published on p.
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