PARAS 2 Walter, Peter Frederick

John Robertson

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  • SURNAME
Walter
  • FORENAME
Peter Frederick
  • UNIT
3 Para
  • RANK
Major
  • NUMBER
432312
  • AWARD
bar to Military Cross
  • PLACE
Radfan,Aden 1964
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
born 26.1.1928 Nottinghamshire
son of Frederick and Hilda Walter
educated King Edward VI Grammar School,Retford,Nottinghamshire
enlisted 1944
Sherwood Foresters
Malayan Scouts 1950
22 SAS 1951-53 (B Squadron SSM) (WO2)
Officer Cadet (14483600)
commissioned 5.12.1953
Royal Lincolnshire Regiment (2Lt)
awarded M.C. (Malaya 1957) (Captain)
awarded M.B.E. (Malaya 1958) (Captain)
3 Para (Major)
awarded bar to M.C. (Radfan 1964)
22 SAS (Lt Colonel)
awarded Mention in Despatches (Northern Ireland 1976)
commanded Parachute Regiment battle school,Brecon (date ?)
commanded NATO patrol course,Bavaria (date ?)
married Elizabeth Hall 1963 (dissolved 1980) (2 sons Hugh and Guy)
married Annabel Chase (1 stepdaughter Elizabeth)
retired to Alderney,Channel Islands
died 28.6.2019
 
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