Personal Number: 268992 Rank: Lieutenant Name: Hector LAING, MiD Unit: Scots Guards London Gazette : 1 June 1943 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/36037/supplement/2523/data.pdf FOOT GUARDS S. G'ds 27th Mar. 1943:— Cadet Hector LAING (268992) with precedence next below 2nd Lt. M. Law (268993). London Gazette : 29 June 1943 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/36071/supplement/2939/data.pdf FOOT GUARDS. S. Gds. Cadet Hector LAING (268992) to be 2nd Lt. 27th Mar. 1943 with precedence next above 2nd Lt. M. Law (268993). (Substituted for notifn. in Gazette ( Supplement ) dated 1st June 1943.) London Gazette : 8 November 1945 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/37340/supplement/5444/data.pdf The KING has been graciously pleased to approve that the following be Mentioned in recognition of gallant and distinguished service in North-West Europe: — S. G'ds. Lt. H. LAING (268992). London Gazette : 17 May 1949 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/38612/supplement/2406/data.pdf S. G'ds. The undermentioned Lts. from Emerg. Commns. to be Lts., 1st Jan. 1949, and are granted the hon. rank of Capt.:— H. LAING (268992).