Military Medal G.V.R, (15931 Pte – L.Cpl. 8/K.O Sco: Bord.) surname partially officially corrected. 1914-15 Star (15931 Pte. K.O. Sco: Bord.) British War Medal, Victory Medal (15931 Pte. K.O. Sco. Bord.) 15931 Lance Corporal R. Tinkler, King’s Own Scottish Borderers
M.M. London Gazette 17 June 1919, 8th Battalion (from Wingate County Durham) Probably for the battles of October 1918 (see Howard Williamsons The collectors and Researchers Guide to the Great War for the various actions).
Wounded 7/8 battalion, wrist, face and contusion to the back. Served France 10.7.1915, demobilised 15.1.1919.