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Shearer EJ, Brigadier

Shearer EJ, Brigadier

Brigadier EJ Shearer served through two World Wars and during the Inter-War years in India. His long service continued into civilian life where he was an Inspector with the Special Constabulary.

The neck jewels are; on the left, Companion of the Most Noble Order of the Bath (CB), and on the right, Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE).

His medals are, from left to right: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, War Medal, Victory Medal with Mention in Despatches (MiD) Oakleaf, General Service Medal with Kurdistan Clasp, General Service Medal with Malabar 1921-22 Clasp, 1939-45 Star, Africa Star, Defence Medal, War Medal with MiD Oakleaf, Special Constabulary Long Service Medal and Coronation Medal 1937.

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