MURCHISON, Ewen Alexander

Lieutenant Colonel
Royal Marines
Royal Navy
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Lieutenant Colonel Ewen Murchison, M.B.E., was appointed D.S.O. in recognition of gallant and distinguished service in Afghanistan during the period 1st April 2011 to 30th September 2011 [1].
  • 2007 (Major) (42 Commando RM) appointed M.B.E. (Military Division) in recognition of gallant and distinguished service in Afghanistan at that time [2].
  • 2011 (Lieutenant Colonel) Commanding Officer 42 Commando RM [3].
  • 4 September 2012 promoted Colonel [4].
  • 30 November 2017 promoted Brigadier [5].
[1] London Gazette Supp. 60095, page 5847.
[2] London Gazette Supp. 58396, page 10410.
[2] Globe and Laurel Jul/Aug. 2007 edition.
[3] Globe and Laurel Sept/Oct. 2011 edition.
[4] London Gazette Supp. 60312, page 20794.
[5] London Gazette Supp. 62200, page 2658.

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