SALZANO, Gerard Mark

Rank: 
Brigadier
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Major Gerard Salzano was appointed M.B.E. (Military Division) in June 2000 [1]
 
Promoted Lt. Col. and then Colonel, he also received the Queen's Commendation for Valuable Service twice:
  • in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in Afghanistan during the period 1st October 2001 to 31st March 2002 [2].
  • in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in Afghanistan during the period 1st October 2007 to 31st March 2008 [3].

On 4 May 2010 he was promoted Brigadier [4].

His brother, Lance Corporal Domenico Costable Salzano, RM, [more...] died in a parachute training exercise in 1995 [5] +[6].

Sources
[1] London Gazette Supp.55879, page B5.
[2] London Gazette Supp. 56735, page G8.
[3] London Gazette Supp. 58776, page 11242.
[4] London Gazette Supp. 59421, page 9083.
[5] AFM ROH
[6] Globe and Laurel July/Aug 2007.
 

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