Personal Number: 112983 Rank: Lieutenant Name: Stephen Lewis Edmonstone HASTINGS, MiD Unit: Scots Guards (ATTACHED NO 1 SPECIAL FORCE, CANADIAN MILITARY FORCES) London Gazette : 5 January 1940 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/34766/supplement/66/data.pdf The undermentioned Cadets (ex-Gentlemen Cadets, Royal Military College) from Officer Cadet Training Unit, Sandhurst, to be 2nd Lts. 31st Dec. 1939: — FOOT GUARDS. S. G'ds. Stephen Lewis Edmonstone HASTINGS (112983). London Gazette : 30 June 1942 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/35611/supplement/2853/data.pdf The KING has been graciously pleased to approve that the following be Mentioned in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in the Middle East during the period July, 1941. to October, 1941:— FOOT GUARDS S. G'ds. Lt. S. L. E. Hastings (112983). London Gazette : 4 October 1945 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/37293/supplement/4885/data.pdf The KING has been graciously pleased to approve the following awards in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in the field: — The Military Cross. Major (acting) Stephen Lewis Edmonstone HASTINGS (112983), Scots Guards (Wokingham). London Gazette : 3 February 1950 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/38829/supplement/584/data.pdf FOOT GUARDS. Scots G'ds. Short Serv. Commn. Hon. Maj. Stephen Lewis Edmonstone HASTINGS, M.C. (112983), late S. G'ds Emerg. Commn., to be Capt., 7th Dec. 1949, with seniority 27th Apr. 1946, relinquishing the hon. rank of Maj. London Gazette : 25 November 1952 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/39701/supplement/6197/data.pdf S.G. Short Serv. Commn. Capt. S. L. E. HASTINGS, M.C. (112983), resigns his commn., 31st Oct. 1952, and is granted the hon. rank of Maj. London Gazette : 20 December 1983 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/49575/page/16802/data.pdf The QUEEN was pleased on Wednesday, 30th November 1983, at Buckingham Palace, to confer the Honour of Knighthood upon the undermentioned: Sir Stephen Lewis Edmonstone HASTINGS, M.C.