TAILYOUR, Norman Hastings
Unit / Base:
'45 Commando RM'
Honours & Awards:
Lieutenant General Norman Tailyour was knighted in June 1966.
- 1945, 8 January, Commanding Officer 27RM Battalion .
- 1945, Distinguished Service Order for gallant and distinguished service in North West Europe with 27 RM Bn. [ 2].
- 1945, Mentioned in Despatches in recognition of good service with the 21st Army group .
- 1954, December, Commanding Officer 45 Commando RM .
- 1955, Bar to the Distinguished Service Order during operations in Cyprus with 45 Commando RM .
- 1956, Mentioned in Despatches in recognition of gallant and distinguished services with 45 Commando RM in the Operations in the Near East, October to December, 1956 .
- 1964, Appointed C.B. (Military Division), 1st January 1964 .
- 1966, Appointed K.C.B. (Military Division) June 1966 .