22 SAS Walter, Peter Frederick

John Robertson

Staff member
Peter Frederick
  • UNIT
22 SAS
  • RANK
Lieutenant Colonel
Mention in Despatches
Northern Ireland 1976
parent unit Parachute Regiment
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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