SHEERIN, John Grant

Corporal (later Major)
Royal Marines
Royal Navy
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Corporal John Sheerin was awarded the Queen's Gallantry Medal on 11th May 1993 in recognition of gallantry in Northern Ireland [1].
  • Sergeant Sheerin Q.G.M., received the Queen's Commendation for Bravery in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in Northern Ireland during the period 1st October 1996 to 31st March 1997 [2].
  • 2 April 2008 Warrant Officer Class 1 John Sheerin Q.G.M. was granted an Immediate Regular Commission (Late Entry) as Captain in The Parachute Regiment [3].
  • 31 December 2015 (Major) (The Parachute Regiment) appointed M.B.E. (Military Division) [4].
[1] London Gazette Supp. 53298, page 8190.
[2] London Gazette Supp. 54969, page 13690.
[3] London Gazette Supp. 58912, page 19637.
[4] London Gazette Supp. 61450, page N7.

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