HOOK, David Arnold
'42 Commando RM'
'3 Commando Brigade, Royal Marines'
Honours & Awards:
Lieutenant Colonel David Hook was appointed Commanding Officer 42 Commando RM on 27 April 2001 .
- 2009 (Brigadier) appointed C.B.E. (Military Division) in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in Afghanistan .
- 3 October 2011 promoted Major General .
- 4 October 2013 received the Queen's Commendation for Valuable Service in Afghanistan during the period 1 October 2012 to 31 March 2013 . He headed up the Force Reintegration Cell in Afghanistan; a role that gave him the opportunity to interact closely with the Afghan government and bring partner nations together in the quest for peace in this war torn country .
- 1st August 2014 to retired list .
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