Honoured and Remembered

Second Lieutenant L. Richmond DSO

Second Lieutenant Leonard Richmond D.S.O.

The highest honour bestowed on a local Ellesmere Port man was the Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) conferred up Second Lieutenant Leonard Richmond. He was also awarded the French Croix-de-Geurre with palm (the second highest level of the ward). Leonard was born in Norley in the Delamere Forest area of Cheshire.
(Researched by Mike Royden - please do not publish this or use without permission).

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