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  • SURNAME
Balfour-Paul
  • FORENAME
Ian Valentine
  • UNIT
A Squadron GHQ Liaison Regiment,R.A.C.
  • RANK
Captain
  • NUMBER
179620
  • AWARD
Military Cross,Mention in Despatches
  • PLACE
N.W. Europe 1944-45
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
born 14.2.1916 Bournemouth,Dorset
son of John William and Muriel (nee Monteith) Balfour Paul
educated Wellington College
educated Pembroke College,Cambridge
assistant master,Mill Hill School
biology master,Merchiston Castle School.Edinburgh 1939
141 or 142 OCTU
commissioned 29.3.1941 Royal Engineers
L Squadron
B Squadron early 1944
A Squadron 14.3.1944
awarded M.C. for Rhine Crossing
schoolmaster,Merchiston Castle School postwar (housemaster 1953-69,retired 1971)
unmarried
died 16.6.2010
 
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Ian Valentine Balfour-Paul

This information has been taken from GHQ Liaison Regiment: A Nominal Roll with Short Biographies, by Asher CJ Pirt, MA

http://pirtonline.org/newpublication.aspx
http://www.lulu.com/content/paperback-book/ghq-liaison-regiment-a-nominal-roll-with-short-biographies/8334070
 
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