HILTON-JONES, Bryan

Rank: 
Captain
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Artillery
Service: 
Army
Service number/s: 
134763
Honours & Awards: 
Captain Bryan Hilton-Jones 10 Commando
Captain Bryan Hilton-Jones, No.10 (Inter Allied) Commando, was the commander of 3 troop, also known as 'X' Troop. He was awarded the Military Cross [1] in recognition of gallant and distinguished service during a series of covert operations codenamed Tarbrush along the North coast of France in the middle of May 1944 gathering vital intelligence in preparation for D Day [2]
 
Sources
[1] London Gazette Supp. 36637, page 3605.
[2] National Archives file WO373/95/793.
 
Notes
First served as a Lieutenant in No. 4 Commando.
 

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