Gazetted

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Gazetted: Despatches from the front line through to British Army personnel decorations, officer commissions, appointments, promotions and casualties were all gazetted in the London Gazette, the official newspaper of record for the United Kingdom. It has been recording national and international events since November 1665, in its first incarnation as The Oxford Gazette.[1] Chiefly in British English, the transitive verb to gazette means "to announce or publish in a gazette."[2]

References / notes[edit]

  1. "About". London Gazette. The Stationery Office. (accessed 4 April, 2020)
  2. "Gazette". Wikipedia: The free encyclopaedia. (accessed 4 April, 2020)

Glossary of words and phrases[edit]

The above term is listed in our glossary of words and phrases of the Armed Forces of the United Kingdom of Great Britain during the Great War, which also includes: technicalities, trench slang, expressions in everyday use, nicknames, sobriquets, the titles and origins of British and Commonwealth Regiments, and warfare in general. These words and phrases are contemporary to the war, which is reflected in the language used, and have been transcribed from three primary sources (see contents). Feel free to help improve this content.
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