PHANTOM Fane, Julian Patrick

A Chindit's Chronicle
By Bill Towill
The Tartan Pimpernel
By Donald Currie Caskie

John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Fane

  • FORENAME
Julian Patrick

  • UNIT
J Squadron GHQ Liaison Regiment (Phantom)

  • RANK
Captain

  • NUMBER
112858

  • AWARD
Croix de Guerre (france)​

  • PLACE
Tunisia 1943

  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
parent unit Gloucestershire Regiment
born 17.2.1921 London
son of Colonel Cecil and Gladys Dorothy (nee Macgeorge) Fane
educated Stowe College
attended RMC Sandhurst
commissioned 2 Bn Gloucestershire Regiment 31.12.1939
awarded M.C. for Belgium 1940 (2Lt)
J Squadron GHQ Liaison Regiment (Phantom) 1942
K Squadron GHQ Liaison Regiment,R.A.C. 1943 (Major)
injured in parachute training September 1943
Staff College,Camberley 1944
2 Bn Gloucestershire Regiment autumn 1944-45 (Major)
awarded bar to M.C.,Mention in Despatches
12th Royal Lancers 1945-60
Life Guards 1960 (C.O. 1962-63)
GSO1 London District
promoted Colonel
British Army Liaison Officer,US Command and Staff College,Fort Leavenworth,Kansas
left Army 1968
director of personnel,Samuel Montagu merchany bank
main board director,Orion Bank
retired 1984
married Lady Ann Mary Lowther 27.4.1949 (died 1956) (2 children)
married Diana Ewart Hill 1959 (2 children)
died 11.8.2013
 
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