Commando Logistic Regiment
There may be content on individuals that is not listed here. If you do not find a name use the different Search options within the Site. Contact the Archive to have a name added.Displaying 1 - 34 of 34
Based at Chivenor in North Devon, the Regiment is home to about 780 personnel from all three services, including Royal Marines, Mechanical Engineers, Medics and Logisticians. The Regiment is unique in Defence in that no other unit has such an eclectic mix of cap badges working together towards providing Equipment, Medical and Logistical support.
Marine Thomas Allen, Garrison Squadron, Commando Logistic Regiment RM, died as a result of a road traffic accident in Winchester.Sources AFM ROH Globe and Laurel, July - August 1977 edition. Navy News July 1977, p8.
Marine Warwick Annandale died in service, cause unknown to this archive [Source: AFM ROH].
Marine Robin Bainbridge died in service, cause unknown to this archive.
Marine Victor Blake died in service, cause unknown to this archive [Source: AFM ROH].
Colour Sergeant Gerald Cheetham died in service, cause unknown to this archive [Source: AFM ROH].
Marine Samuel Cunningham was found dead at Deering block, Chivenor.
Marine Iain Howse who was in the UK on a weeks leave from service in Iraq died in motorcycle accident on Whitepit Lane, Flackwell Heath, Buckinghamshire.
Marine Melvin Jenkins died in service, cause unknown to this archive [Source: AFM ROH].
Marine William Lewthwaite died in service, cause unknown to this archive [Source: AFM ROH].
Marine Robert Pike died during winter training exercises in Norway when a 20 tonne vehicle plunged into a river at Skoelv. [Sources: AFM ROH / Navy News issue Apr 1993, p36.]
Private Anthony Potter, R.A.O.C. attached to the Commando Logistics Regiment RM, received a Mention in Despatches in recognition of service within the operations in the South Atlantic during the Falklands War .
 London Gazette 49134, page 12853.
 National Archives file WO373/188/364.
Globe and Laurel Spt/Oct. 1982 edition.
- 30 June 1994 (Major) promoted Lieutenant Colonel .
- 1996 (Lieutenant Colonel) Commanding Officer Commando Logistic Regiment RM .
Marine Alexander Rae died in service, cause unknown to this archive [Source: AFM ROH].
- 1 July 1960 (Lieutenant) promoted Captain .
- 31 December 1971 (Major) promoted Lieutenant Colonel .
Colour Sergeant Richard Walton was serving at RMDIV Leconfield at the time of his death.
Richard Walton joined the Royal Marines in 1985 and served 2 days short of 20 years. During his career he served at Poole, 40 Commando, Commando Logistics Regiment, 42 Commando, CTCRM, and SBS. [Sources: AFM ROH / Navy News issue 1st June 2005.]
Major Mark Latham said he had flair, had a dynamic work ethic and was bound for further promotion above his peers.[Sources: RMA Facebook 21st Dec. 2015 ref. RP / Daily Mirror online / Shropshire Star online]
Ask Questions / Add Information / Add Photos
Photos will be reviewed and added to the Archive if appropriate. [FAQ's].