NORCOCK, Peter Lawrence

'42 Commando RM'
Royal Marines
Royal Navy
Major Peter Norcock was Mentioned in Despatches for distinguished service during the War in the Far East [1].
  • 1948 (Major) Mentioned in Despatches for gallant and distinguished services in Palestine during the period 27th March, 1948 - 30th July, 1948 [2]
  • 1 January 1954 (Lieutenant Colonel) Appointed O.B.E. (Military Division) [3]
  • 1956 (Lieutenant Colonel, OC 42 Commando RM) Mentioned in Despatches in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in Operations in the Near East, October to December, 1956 [4]
  • 1958 promoted Colonel [5].
[1] London Gazette Supp. 37603, page 2886.
[2] London Gazette Supp. 38508, page 189.
[3] London Gazette Supp. 40053, page 6.
[4] London Gazette Supp. 41092, page 3418.
[4] Globe and Laurel May 1982, page 159.
[5] London Gazette Supp. 41330, page 1509.

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