OWEN, John Ivor Headon
Captain John Owen served with 44RM Commando during operations in the Far East . Post war he served with 42 Commando RM in Borneo and commanded 45 Commando RM in Aden .
- 1st January 1963 (Major) appointed O.B.E. (Military Division) .
- 1968 (Lieutenant Colonel) received a Mention in Despatches for gallant and distinguished service in Aden .
 Commando Association (WW2) newsletter 109 issued Sept. 1999.
 Obituary in the Independent newspaper
 London Gazette Supp. 42870, page 6.
 London Gazette Supp. 44508, page 871.
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