BAXTER, Ian Stuart

Major General
Unit / Base: 
'3 Commando Brigade, Royal Marines'
Royal Corps of Transport
Colonel Ian Stuart Baxter, HQ Commando Forces RM, was appointed C.B.E. (Military Division) in recognition of service within operations in the South Atlantic during the Falklands War [1][2].
  • 20 February 1973 (Major) (Royal Corps of Transport) appointed M.B.E. (Military Division) in recognition of distinguished services in Northern Ireland during the period 1st May 1972 to 31st July 1972 [3].
  • 4 November 1987 (Brigadier) (Commands and Staff) promoted Major General effective from 12 June 1986 [4].
[1] London Gazette 49134, page 12856.
[2] National Archives file WO373/188/397.
[3] London Gazette 45909, page 2341.
[4] London Gazette 51145, page 15062.

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