Army Number: 9277 Rank: Lieutenant Colonel Name: Robert Lynn HEARD, OBE, MC, MiD* Unit: 4 Ulster Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment, Royal Artillery London Gazette : 4 June 1926 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/33169/page/3654/data.pdf CHEMICAL WARFARE EXPERIMENTAL STATION. The undermentioned appts. are made. 12th May 1926:— Adjt.—Capt. R. L. Heard, M.C., R.A. London Gazette : 20 December 1940 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/35020/supplement/7176/data.pdf ROYAL ARTILLERY. The names of the undermentioned have been brought to notice in recognition of distinguished' services in connection with operations in the field. March-June, 1940. Major R. L. HEARD, M.C. London Gazette : 9 August 1945 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/37213/supplement/4045/data.pdf Royal Regiment of Artillery. The KING has been .graciously pleased to approve that the following be Mentioned in recognition of gallant and distinguished service in North-West Europe:— Lt.-Col. R. L. HEARD, M.C. (9277). London Gazette : 24 January 1946 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/37442/supplement/616/data.pdf The KING has been graciously pleased to give orders for the following promotions in, and appoint- ments to the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in (North. West Europe:— To be Additional Officers of the Military Division of the said Most Excellent Order:— Lieutenant-Colonel Robert Lynn HEARD, M.C. (9277), Royal Regiment of Artillery .(Swanage). London Gazette : 25 September 1947 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/38079/supplement/4517/data.pdf The KING has been pleased to grant unrestricted permission for the wearing of the following decorations which have been conferred on the .undermentioned personnel in recognition of distinguished services in-the cause of the Allies:— DECORATIONS CONFERRED BY His ROYAL HIGHNESS THE PRINCE REGENT OF BELGIUM. Officer of the Order of the Crown with Palm. Croix de Guerre 1940 with Palm. Lieutenant-Colonel Robert Lynn HEARD, O.B.E., M.C. (9277), Royal Regiment of Artillery. London Gazette : 26 August 1949 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/38698/supplement/4124/data.pdf REGIMENTAL LIST. ROYAL REGIMENT OF ARTILLERY. Lt.-Col. R. L. HEARD, O.B.E., M.C. (9277), having attained the age limit of liability to recall, ceases to belong to the Res. of Offrs., 27th Aug. 1949.