BLYTH, Eric Joseph

Rank: 
Colour Sergeant
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service number: 
PLY/X 5332
Sergeant Eric Blyth received a Mention in Despatches for distinguished service with 45 Commando in operations in the Radfan Area, Western Aden Protectorate, during the period 13 April to 15 October 1964 [1].
  • 1 January 1969 (Colour Sergeant) awarded British Empire Medal (Military Division) [2].
Sources
[1] London Gazette Supp. 43636, page 4130.
[1] Four Five - The Story of 45 Commando 1943 -71, author David Young.
[2] London Gazette Supp. 44740, page 24.
 

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