War Office: Meritorious Service Awards, Registers
This series comprises registers of candidates for, and recipients of, meritorious service medals and awards.
War Department, 1855-1857
War Office, 1857-1964
The Meritorious Service medal and gratuity were instituted by royal warrant of 19 December 1845, for award to warrant and non-commissioned officers above the rank of corporal who rendered distinguished or meritorious service.
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