3 CDO BDE Shaw, Dennis

John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Shaw
  • FORENAME
Dennis
  • UNIT
R.E.M.E. Commando Logistic Regiment (Commanding Officer)
  • RANK
Lieutenant Colonel
  • NUMBER
  • AWARD
Officer of the Order of the British Empire
  • PLACE
January 1978
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
born 11.5.1936
son of Nathan and Frances Ellen Shaw
educated Scunthorpe Grammar School
R.E.M.E. 1955 (enlisted ranks)
commission 1956
attached 46 Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment 1958
graduated Royal Military College of Science, Shrivenham 1960
CTCRM, Lympstone (qualified)
attached 3 Commando Brigade 1963-66
technical staff course,Shrivenham and Camberley 1968-69
British Defence Liaison Staff, Ottawa, Canada 1969-70
1 Field Workshop, REME (C.O.) (Major)
National Defence College, Latimer, Buckinghamshire
Commando Logistic Regiment (C.O.) 1975-78
Commonwealth Military Advisory Team, Ghana 1978
Colonel
Assistant Chief of Staff (Logistics),HQ Northern Ireland 1981
award C.B.E. 1983
Logistic Executive, Andover, Hampshire
HQ UK Land Forces
Major General 1988
Director-General of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering, M.O.D.
retired 1991
award C.B.
joined Greig Fester insurance brokers, London
director, Greig Fester Group Services 1995
Representative Colonel Commandant REME 1992-93
married Barbara Tate (2 daughters)
died 20.1.2011
Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire
London Gazette 47549, 2nd June 1978, Page 6234
 
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