CHINDITS 1944 Taylor, Peter Edwin

Special Men
By Dennis Foley

John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Taylor

  • FORENAME
Peter Edwin

  • UNIT
16th Brigade

  • RANK
Lieutenant

  • NUMBER

  • AWARD
Mention in Despatches

  • PLACE
Burma 1944

  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
parent unit West Yorkshire Regiment
born 21.10.1920 Madrid,Spain
son of Commander H.E. Taylor,R.N.
educated HMS Conway
graduated RMC Sandhurst 1939
commissioned West Yorkshire Regiment December 1939
16 Brigade 1944-May 1945
16 Parachute Bn 1945
Force 136 SOE (Liaison Officer to Malayan Anti-Japanese Army) 1945
Staff College
Staff appointment
Federation Regiment,Malaya 1952
Mention in Despatches
Prince of Wales' Own Regiment of Yorkshire 1958
Liaison Officer between Military Intelligence and MI6 1967
1 Bn POWO Regiment of Yorkshire (C.O.) mid 1960s
HQ Rhine Army (Intelligence)
security post,Berlin
left Army 1975
Civil Service security-vetting unit (10 years)
married Pamela Wood 1953 (2 children)
died 10.4.2013
 
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