MOTTRAM, John Frederick

Rank: 
Major General
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Major John Frederick Mottram was appointed O.B.E. (Military Division)  on 1st January 1969 [1].
  • 23 March 1972 - 20 February 1974  (Lieutenant Colonel) Commanding Officer 40 Commando RM [2].
  • 19 March 1974 (Lieutenant Colonel) received a Mention in Despatches in recognition of distinguished service in Northern Ireland during the period 1st August 1973-31st October 1973 [3].
  • 6 July 1976 promoted Colonel [4].
  • 16 September 1978 Colonel J. F. Mottram, M.V.O., O.B.E., appointed Aide-de-Camp to The Queen [5].
  • 18 February 1980 promoted Major General [6].
  • 31 December 1982 appointed C.B. (Military Division) [7].
  • 25 April 1983 to Retired List [8].
Sources
[1] London Gazette 44740, page 5.
[2] The Light Blue Lanyard, author Major J.C. Beadle MBE, MC, RM
[3] London Gazette 46240, page 3533.
[4] London Gazette 46953, page 9282.
[5] London Gazette 47642, page 11143.
[6] London Gazette 48094, page 2242.
[7] London Gazette 49212, page 2.
[8] London Gazette 49150, page 13291.

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