BREMNER, George

Rank: 
Sergeant
Regiment/Corps: 
London Scottish The Gordon Highlanders
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
2880295
Honours & Awards: 
Sergeant George Bremner, having left the Commando and joined the S.B.S., was awarded the Military Medal in recognition of gallant and distinguished service in the Middle East [1].
 
Recommendation
From 1st Aug. until Dec. '41 this N.C.O. has been engaged in three dangerous operations in connection with the rescue of British troops from enemy territory. On all occasions his coolness and courage contributed largely to the success of these hazardous operations. [Recommended by R.J. Courtney OC Special Boat Section, ME.] [2]
 
In 1959 he was Manager of Barclays Bank in Iringa, Tanganyika (Tanzania) [3].
 
Sources
[1] London Gazette Supp. 35465, page 897.
[2] National Archives file WO373/19/281.
[3] Commando Association newsletter 28 issued March 1959.
 

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