member of the order of the british empire

Like a CBE or an OBE, an MBE is an order of the British Empire award. It is the third highest ranking Order of the British Empire award, behind CBE which is first and then OBE. It stands for Member of the Order of the British Empire (as opposed to Commander or Officer).
  1. 3 CDO BDE Purja, Nirmal

    SURNAME Purja FORENAME Nirmal ("Nims") UNIT Marine RANK Lance Corporal NUMBER 21171099 AWARD Member of the Order of the British Empire PLACE 2018 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION born 25.07.1983, Dana, Nepal 2003-2009 served Gurkhas 2006 married Suchi Purja 2009-2018 Special Boat Service...
  2. 22 SAS Billingham, Mark

    SURNAME Billingham FORENAME Mark UNIT RANK Warrant Officer First Class NUMBER AWARD Member of the Order of the British Empire,Queens Commendation for Bravery PLACE Northern Ireland (QCB) Iraq (MBE) ADDITIONAL INFORMATION 1983 joined Parachute Regiment 1991 joined SAS as Mountain...
  3. COASTWATCHERS Falavi of Vaitupu,

    SURNAME Falavi of Vaitupu FORENAME UNIT Beru,Gilbert and Ellice Islands RANK Civilian NUMBER AWARD Member of the Order of the British Empire PLACE Gilbert and Ellice Islands ADDITIONAL INFORMATION w/t operator paralysed from waist down at time
  4. SOE Alexander, David Richard Watson

    SURNAME Alexander FORENAME David Richard Watson UNIT Force 136 SOE RANK Major (A/Lieutenant Colonel) NUMBER EC 6150 AWARD Member of the Order of the British Empire PLACE Malaya 1945 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION parent unit 12th Frontier Force Regiment, Indian Army Glasgow Herald...
  5. EOD Barnett, Morris

    SURNAME Barnett FORENAME Morris UNIT 6223 Bomb Disposal Squadron,R.A.F.V.R. RANK Flight Lieutenant NUMBER AWARD Member of the Order of the British Empire PLACE Holland 1945 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION born 1914 RAFVR 1940 RAF Melksham (BD course) RAF Kenly 1940 Sergeant 1940 RAF...
  6. PARAS 2 Alashe, Usman Adewale (Oz)

    SURNAMEAlashe FORENAMEUsman Adewale (Oz) UNITParachute Regiment RANKMajor NUMBER AWARDMember of the Order of the British Empire PLACEAfghanistan 2011 ADDITIONAL INFORMATIONgraduated RMA Sandhurst commissioned Parachute Regiment 7.8.1999
  7. LRDG Carr, Richard Philip

    SURNAME Carr FORENAME Richard Philip UNIT LRDG RANK Captain NUMBER 901212 AWARD Member of the Order of the British Empire PLACE London Gazette 21.2.1946 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION parent unit 52 Anti Tank Regiment, Royal Artillery born 22.09.1919, Kingston, Surrey, England...
  8. SAS Picard, Charles

    SURNAME Picard FORENAME Charles UNIT 3 SAS (1 Company) RANK Lieutenant NUMBER 41011 AWARD Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) PLACE NW Europe 1944-45 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION parent unit 3 Regiment de Chasseurs Parachutistes qualified Ringway 3 SAS (HQ Squadron)...
  9. SAS Appriou, Jean

    SURNAME Appriou FORENAME Jean UNIT 4 SAS (1 Company) RANK Lieutenant NUMBER 35851 AWARD Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE), Bronzen Kruis (Netherlands) PLACE NW Europe 1944-45, Bronzen Kruis (Op.Amherst), Legion d'Honneur (Op. Amherst) ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...
  10. CHINDITS 1943 Bromhead, Robert Benjamin Gonville (George)

    SURNAME Bromhead FORENAME Robert Benjamin Gonville (George) UNIT Royal Berkshire Regiment (Brigade Major + CO 4 Column) RANK Captain (T/ Major) NUMBER 56711 AWARD Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) PLACE Burma 1943 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
  11. CHINDITS 1943 Anderson, Gilmour Menzies

    SURNAMEAnderson FORENAMEGilmour Menzies UNITHighland Light Infantry,attached 13 Bn King's Regiment (Liverpool) (Brigade Major) RANKCaptain (T/ Major) NUMBER87944 AWARDMember of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) PLACEBurma 1943 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
  12. HOLLAND Biallosterski, Tobias

    SURNAME Biallosterski FORENAME Tobias UNIT N Section SOE RANK Second Lieutenant + Lieutenant NUMBER AWARD Militaire Willems-Orde (4th Class),Bronzen Kruis,Member of the Order of the British Empire (GB) PLACE Holland 1943-45 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION DOW - see Roll of Honour
  13. EOD Shrimpton, Charles Leonard

    SURNAME Shrimpton FORENAME Charles Leonard UNIT 4 Bomb Disposal Company,Royal Engineers RANK Lieutenant NUMBER 312216 AWARD Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) PLACE England ADDITIONAL INFORMATION KOAS 1945 - see Roll of Honour
  14. EOD Danckwerts, Peter Victor

    SURNAME Danckwerts FORENAME Peter Victor UNIT HMS President + HMS Cormorant,Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve RANK Sub Lieutenant + T/Lieutenant NUMBER AWARD George Cross,Member of the Order of the British Empire PLACE London,England 1940 (GC) Gibraltar 1942 (MBE) ADDITIONAL...
  15. EOD Abson, R.A.

    SURNAMEAbson FORENAMER.A. UNIT321 EOD Company,Royal Army Ordnance Corps RANKCaptain NUMBER AWARDMember of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) PLACENorthern Ireland 1987 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
  16. EOD Ahearne, C.J.

    SURNAMEAhearne FORENAMEC.J. UNIT321 EOD Unit,Royal Army Ordnance Corps RANKMajor NUMBER AWARDMember of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) PLACENorthern Ireland 1979 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
  17. EOD Baker, K.R.

    SURNAMEBaker FORENAMEK.R. UNITRoyal Army Ordnance Corps RANKT/Captain NUMBER AWARDMember of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) PLACEEngland 1942 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
  18. PHANTOM Adams, Henry Stephen Brandram

    SURNAMEAdams FORENAMEHenry Stephen Brandram UNITH Squadron GHQ Liaison Regiment,R.A.C. RANKCaptain NUMBER222744 AWARDMember of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) PLACEItaly 1944-45 ADDITIONAL INFORMATIONfrom Luton,Bedfordshire commissioned 26.10.1941 Royal Corps of Signals H Squadron...
  19. PARAS 2 Atkinson, Nicholas

    SURNAMEAtkinson FORENAMENicholas UNITParachute Regiment RANKWarrant Officer Second Class + Captain NUMBER24718257 (Captain) AWARDMember of the Order of the British Empire,Queens Commendation for Valuable Service PLACEIraq 2007-08 (MBE) "Rest of the World" 2011 (QCVS) ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
  20. CANADIAN PARA Clancy, John Anthony (Jack)

    SURNAME Clancy FORENAME John Anthony (Jack) UNIT A Company RANK Captain NUMBER AWARD Member of the British Empire,Military Cross PLACE Europe ADDITIONAL INFORMATION born 27.8.1918 Walkerton, Ontario father James Thomas Clancy (1884-1937) mother Marion Anna (nee Frank)...
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