Countdown to Peace – an exhibition for WW1

32 days until Armistice

Brothers in Arms

The Nugee brothers. Three brothers came to B Social before WW1: FJ [John] in 1904, George in 1906 and Andrew in 1909.  All three became Senior Prefect.  All three survived the War, both John and George won the Military Cross.  George trained at Royal Military Academy, Woolwich, became a career soldier serving throughout the 1920-30s and retired with the rank of Brigadier (Hon) in 1947.

Today we feature: Distinguished Service Order. Awarded to George Nugee, January 1919. Signed by King George V