MEADOWS, Richard Francis Gerard

Rank: 
Captain
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Captain Richard Meadows, M.B.E., received a MiD in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in the Operations in the Near East, October to December, 1956 [1].
 
He had been awarded the M.B.E., (Military Division), for leadership and courage of a high order when fighting a forest fire in the Paphos District of Cyprus on 17th June, 1956  [2].
 
Source
[1] London Gazette Supp. 41092, page 3418.
[2] London Gazette Supp. 40941, page 6880.
[2] National Archives file WO 373/126/8.
 

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