Today we remember …
|9th November 1918
Gervase Alington, MM with bar, G Social 1906. Corporal, 17th Bn, London Regt. Killed in action in an unknown engagement
After school he went to Magdalen College, Oxford. He enlisted as a Private and served with the London Regiment in Greece, Palestine, Gaza and France. He was awarded the Military Medal early in 1918, with bar shortly before his death. He was in the process of applying for a commission when he was killed.