1914-15 Star (Dvr., S.A.S.C.-M.T.); B.W.M. & Bilingual V.M. (M.I.D.) (A./Sgt., S.A.S.C.). One letter of surname double-struck on latter two.
With a photocopy of the London Gazette7/3/18 confirming the M.I.D. for East Africa as M.T./141 Cpl. (A./Sgt.) S.A.S.C. M.T.) attached A.S.C. The list f names was forwarded by Maj-Gen. A.R. Hoskins on 30/5/17.
Oscar Kenneth Schlimmer was born on 15/2/94, son of Frederick and Robina Schlimmer.
He arrived at Southampton from Durban on the "Winchester Castle" on 16/6/50; he was with his wife and daughter and was described as a company director. The family stayed at Bailey's Hotel, Gloucester Road, London W.