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Meritorious Service Medal

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Meritorious Service Medal, GV, 12-5334 C.Q.M. Sjt. P. Morrison, 12th Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers. Company Quarter Master Sergeant Philip Morrison was a local man from 10 St Johns Road, Longsight, Manchester…

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Meritorious Service Medal, GV, 12-5334 C.Q.M. Sjt. P. Morrison, 12th Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers.

Company Quarter Master Sergeant Philip Morrison was a local man from 10 St Johns Road, Longsight, Manchester, he joined the 12th Lanc Fusiliers as Sgt and landed in France on 5th September 1915.
After serving as C.Q.M.S. to the 12 Bn Lanc Fus, being mentioned in despatches in the L.G. on 21st July 1917, he was awarded the M.S.M. in the Gazette on 3rd June 1918.
Then granted a commission as 2nd Lieut in the R.A.S.C. retiring from this commission on 10th August 1921