STOCKLEY, Gordon Herbert

Rank: 
Lieutenant Colonel
Unit/Base: 
44RM Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Honours & Awards: 
Born: 
Monday, January 24, 1910
Died : 
Saturday, July 28, 1951
Died in service
Age: 
41
Lieutenant Colonel Gordon Stockley, former Commanding Officer of 44RM Commando, died in 1951 whilst serving at RMB Eastney.
  • October 1944 Acting Major, Holding Operational Commando
  • December 1944 Acting Lieutenant Colonel, Commanding Officer 44 RM Commando. 
  • 1945 Acting Lieutenant Colonel, Mentioned in Despatches for gallant and distinguished service whilst attached to the Allied Land Forces, South East Asia.
Sources
AFM ROH.
London Gazette 37318, page 5181 & rank amended in LG 37346 page 5532.
Navy Lists Quarterly January and April 1945
44RM Commando (Achnacarry to the Arakan), author Tony Mackenze.
 
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