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8th Bn, Royal Berkshire Regiment - A copy of a memoir of Noel Baring Hudson, who was born in 1893 and died in 1970, by Malcolm Nicholson. Noel Hudson was one of three sons of the rector of Great Shefford, Berkshire. All three sons joined the Regiment as officers. By the end of the war he had won a Distinguished Service Order and Bar, Military Cross and Bar and was twice mentioned in dispatches. He commanded the 8th Battalion and for a time commanded a Brigade as Acting Brigadier at the age of 24. He eventually became the Bishop of Ely. He is buried in Ely Cathedral.

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