Silver matchbox of C.S.M.I. Hinds
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|Author||Sheath, William Archibald Sydney|
|Title||Silver matchbox of C.S.M.I. Hinds|
|Notes||My grandfather, Charles Hinds, came from Liverpool. I don't know which regiment he was in, but he was given this silver matchbox by a Major Sheath. The inscription reads C.S.M.I. Hinds from Major Sheath Oct 1916.|
Bombardier / Acting Company Serjeant Major (Instructor) 669 Charles Hinds, Army Gymnastic Staff.
Captain William Archibald Sydney Sheath, Liverpool Regiment (later promoted Major, on Staff).
|Item Date||October 1916|
|Copyright||The Great War Archive, University of Oxford / Primary Contributor|
|Digital repository||The Great War Archive, University of Oxford|
|Contributor Name||Martin Hinds|