British War Medal, 1914-20 awarded to Corporal Henry Eggleston.

British War Medal, 1914-20 awarded to Corporal Henry Eggleston, The Buffs (East Kent Regiment) and the 16th Battalion, The Machine Gun Corps. Henry ‘Harry’ Eggleston enlisted with The Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment) in October 1914, he was transferred to the newly formed Machine Gun Corps in 1915. He was with the first shipment of this unit sent to France in February 1916 and served in France and Belgium until April 1917, at which time he was recalled to England to instruct recruits. He was sent to France again in June 1918. Corporal Eggleston was demobilised in Belgium in June the following year.