DRAKE, Alan Peter

Warrant Officer Class 1 (later Captain)
Royal Marines
Royal Navy
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Corporal Alan Drake received a Mention in Despatches in recognition of gallant and distinguished service in Northern Ireland during the period 1st October 1997 to 31st March 1998 [1].
  • 2002 (Sergeant) awarded the Queen's Commendation for Bravery in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in Northern Ireland [2].
  • 2006 (Acting Warrant Officer Class 2) received the Queen's Commendation for Valuable Service in Northern Ireland [3]
  • 2 April 2009 (Warrant Officer Class 1) received an immediate regular commission (late entry) as Captain in the Parachute Regiment [4].
  • 1 July 2010 retires [5].
[1] London Gazette Supp. 55303, page 12074.
[2] London Gazette Supp. 56920, page 5272.
[3] London Gazette Supp. 58092, page 12269.
[4] London Gazette Supp. 59029, page 5963.
[5] London Gazette Supp. 59480, page 12782.

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