TWEED, David Gratiaen

Rank: 
Lieutenant Colonel
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Captain (Acting Major) David Gratiaen Tweed received a Mention in Despatches in September 1945 for good services with the 21st Army Group [1]
 
  • 12 February 1946 (Acting Major) appointed M.B.E. (Military Division) for gallant and distinguished services in North West Europe [2]
  • 19 October 1951 (Major) received a Mention in Despatches for gallant and distinguished services in Malaya [3]
  • 13 June 1957 (Lt Colonel)(OC 40 Commando RM) appointed D.S.O., in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in Operations in the Near East, October to December, 1956 [4].  
Sources
[1] London Gazette Supp 37251, page 4439.
[2] London Gazette Supp 37464, page 909. 
[3] London Gazette Supp 39361, page 5432. 
[4] London Gazette Supp 41092, page 3417.
[4] National Archives file WO 373/124/58.
 

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