NAME/INITIALS RANK REGIMENT COMMANDO AWARD
Kemsley,GW TSM Royal Marines No.44 MM


Kemsley,GW,Ex.903, TSM No. 44 Commando RM, MM. During operations with 33Indian Corps between 11th March and 12 th April 1944 troop Sergeant Major Kemsley constantly commanded patrols with distinction.He invariably displayed outstanding qualities of leadership and his determination to close with the enemy inspired his men with confidence both in him and in themselves.On his own initiative he twice disguised himself as a native and reconnoitered enemy positions from a distance of nearly fifty yards, returning on each occassion with valuable information.(LG.06.02.45)