Army Number: 6014299
Name: Charles Langoon SAWYER, MM
Unit: 1/4 Battalion Essex Regiment attached SAS
London Gazette : 26...
Army Number: 2931647
Name: Charles BACKHOUSE, MiD
Unit: 1 Cameron Highlanders attached 1 Special Air Service
London Gazette : 20...
Here is the E & E report for MRD Foot SOE Historian and wartime SAS IO.
Thanks to Tom Tass for the heads up on this
Personal Number: 3128695
Name: George McCARTHY, MiD
Unit: Parachute Regiment
London Gazette : 20 September 1945...
Personal Number: 2756712
Name: William MORRIS, MM
Unit: Black Watch Royal Highland Regiment, 11 Commando, 1 SAS
London Gazette :...
Army Number: 2216492
Rank: Pipe Major
Name: Robert ROY, DCM
Unit: 2 Black Watch
London Gazette : 24 February 1942...
Personal Number: 76226
Name: Iain Mark TENNANT
Unit: Scots Guards
London Gazette : 22 June 1948...
Major General BECKWITH-SMITH, MERTON
G.O.C. 18th Inf. Div.
General Staff and Welsh Guards
D S O, M C
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