Personal Number: 43619 Rank: Lieutenant Colonel Name: Alexander Louis Wynand KOCH DE GOOREYND Unit: Irish Guards London Gazette : London Gazette : 7 January 1949 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/38505/supplement/127/data.pdf The KING has been graciously pleased to approve that the following be Mentioned in recognition of gallant and distinguished Services in Palestine during the period 27th March, 1947 to 26th September, 1947:— I. G'ds. Lt.-Col. (temp.) A. L. W. KOCH DE GOOREYND, O.B.E. (43169).