FRY, Robert Alan

Title: 
Sir
Rank: 
Lieutenant General
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
  • 1978 (Lieutenant) received Mention In Despatches for distinguished service in Northern Ireland [1].
  • 1980 (Captain) appointed M.B.E., in recognition of distinguished service in Northern Ireland [2].
  • 1987 promoted Major [3].
  • 1993 promoted Lieutenant Colonel [4]
  • Commanding Officer 45 Commando RM [4a].
  • 1998 promoted Colonel [5].
  • 2001 (Colonel/Acting Brigadier) appointed C.B.E. in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in the former Yugoslavia [6].
  • 2005 (Lieutenant General) appointed K.C.B.[7].
  • 2007 (August)(Lieutenant General) to retired list [8].
Sources
[1] London Gazette Supp. 47804, page 4057.
[2] London Gazette Supp. 48583, page 5527.
[3] London Gazette Supp. 50986, page 8654.
[4] London Gazette Supp. 53363, page 11366.
[4a] Globe and Laurel Jan/Feb. 1996 edition.
[5] London Gazette Supp. 55012, page 352.
[6] London Gazette Supp. 56373, page 12747.
[7] London Gazette Supp. 57665, page 2.
[8] London Gazette Supp.  58456, page 13835.
 

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