BARTON, Francis Christopher
Major (later Major General)
40 Commando RM
Honours & Awards:
Major Francis Barton received a Mention in Despatches in 1951 in recognition of gallant and distinguished services with 40 Commando RM in Malaya .
- 31 December 1960 (Colonel) appointed O.B.E. (Military Division) .
- 1 January 1964 (Brigadier) appointed C.B.E. (Military Division) .
- 1 January 1966 (Major General) appointed C.B. (Military Division) .
 London Gazette 39361, page 5432.
 The Light Blue Lanyard, author Maj. J.C. Beadle, MBE, MC, RM.
 London Gazette 42231, page 8893.
 London Gazette 43200, page 5.
 London Gazette 43854, page 2.
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