EMSLIE, Hamish Brian

Royal Marines
Royal Navy
Died : 
Tuesday, May 24, 1966
Hamish Brian Emslie was killed in a rocket propelled grenade attack whilst serving as a Major with the Northern Frontier Regiment of the Sultan of Oman Armed Forces.
Earlier, whilst a Lieutenant in the Royal Marines, he was awarded the Military Cross for "Distinguished Service in operations in Malaya".
[Source: London Gazette supp. 39215 published on the 27 April 1951. Page 2389.]
Additionally Captain Emslie received a Mention in Despatches whilst serving with 42 Commando RM for " Gallant and Distinguished Services in the operations in the Near East between October and December 1956"
[Source: London Gazette supp. 41092 published on the 4 June 1957. Page 3418.]

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