COLEMAN, Charles Jack

Lieutenant (later Major)
Royal Welch Fusiliers
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Charles Jack Coleman served in No. 1 Commando and 1 Commando Brigade..

  • 1947 promoted Captain in the R.W.F.  [1].
  • 1952 awarded the Territorial Efficiency Decoration [2].
  • 1952 promoted Major [3].
  • 1969 appointed O.B.E. (Civil Divsion) for services to Export [4].
The death of Major Charles Jack Coleman, OBE., TD. ( 1 Cdo & 1st Cdo Bde) of Southport, Lancs.,  was announced in Commando Association newsletter 66 issued March 1978.
[1] London Gazettes Supp. 38114, page 5190.
[2] London Gazettes Supp. 39503, page 1815.
[3] London Gazettes Supp. 39583, page 3513.
[4] London Gazettes Supp. 44863, page 5970.

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