ALDRIDGE, Dennis Leolin Samuel St Maur
Unit / Base:
40 Commando RM
'41 Independent Commando RM'
Honours & Awards:
Sunday, July 23, 1995
7 January 1949 Captain Dennis Aldridge, who had served during the war with 44RM Commando , was appointed MBE (Military Division) for gallant and distinguished services with 40 Commando RM in Palestine during the period 27th March, 1948 - 30th July, 1948. 
- 18 May 1951 (Captain) (Local Major) (41 Independent Commando RM) awarded the Military Cross for gallant and distinguished service in operations in Korea. 
- Major Aldridge MBE, MC was also awarded the Silver Star bestowed by the President of the United States of America for gallant and distinguished services during operations in Korea. 
- 13 June 1957 (Major) (42 Commando RM) awarded a Bar to the Military Cross in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in operations in the Near East (Suez), October to December 1956. 
 Commando Association newsletter 101.
 London Gazette 38508, page 189.
 The Light Blue Lanyard, author Maj. J.C. Beadle MBE, MC, RM.
 London Gazette 39230, page 2749.
 London Gazette 40253, page 4684.
 London Gazette 41092, page 3417.
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