COULSON, Leonard Nickson

Known as: 
Len
Rank: 
Captain (Temporary Major)
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Durham Light Infantry | Royal Pioneer Corps
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
155037
Honours & Awards: 
Captain Len Coulson 4 Commando
Temporary Major Leonard Coulson was awarded the M.C. [1] in recognition of gallant and distinguished service during operations at Normandy on 6 June 1944 and the days following it [2].
 

On the 21st September 1954 he was promoted Major in the Royal Pioneer Corps [3].

Sources
[1] London Gazette Supp. 37442, page 639.
[2] National Archives file WO373/56/813.
[3] London Gazette Supp. 40305, page 5958.
 

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