ARMY CDOS Gilchrist, Donald Johnston

John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Gilchrist
  • FORENAME
Donald Johnston
  • UNIT
4 Commando (Adjutant)
  • RANK
Captain
  • NUMBER
  • AWARD
Croix de Guerre (France)
  • PLACE
France 1944
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
parent unit Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
born 2.10.1914
educated Paisley Grammar School
educated Barbour Academy
employed,Royal Bank of Scotland,Renfrew 1929
commissioned Cameronians (TA)
seconded to assist training of a new RAF regiment,Filey,Yorkshire (Captain)
4 Commando 1942
4 Commando (Adjutant) 1944
4 Commando (2IC) (Major) 1945
Royal Bank of Scotland postwar Renfrew,Glasgow,Ayr,Cumnock,Prestwick (manager),
Ayr Sandgate (manager)
married Rosemary Anne
died 8.10.2001
 
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