The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private A E Playford


Private A E PLAYFORD, 8413, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment. 


London Gazette 19th October 1916.

War Office,  19th October, 1916.

The Government of India has received from Lieutenant-General Sir Percy Lake the following list of names of officers and others recommended by Major General Townshend for distinguished service during the defence of Kut-al-Amarah: 

Royal West Kent Regiment. - Playford, No. 8413 Pte. A. E.

London Gazette 12th December 1917.

His Majesty the KING has been pleased to award the Distinguished Conduct Medal to the under mentioned for gallantry and distinguished service in the Field :-

319203 Pte. A. E. Playford, Labour Corps (formerly No. 8413, Royal West Kent Regiment.) (Old Kent Road, London, S.E.).

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