Obituaries published in The Times of London, May 2009


Rear-Admiral DereSpickernell, CB, 1 June 1921 - 14 May 2009

Director-general of the British Standards Institution, 1981-86

Lieutenant-General Sir Martin Garrod, KCB, CMG, OBE, 29 May 1935 - 17 April 2009

Commandant General of the Royal Marines, 1987-90

Wing Commander Douglas Oxby, DSO, DFC, DFM and Bar, 10 July 1920 - 10 April 2009

Wartime night fighter navigator.

Captain Terrence Herrick, DSC and Bar 12 November 1911 - 15 April 2009

Wartime Destroyer Captain

Major-General R.L.S. Green, 1 July 1925 - 8 April 2009

President of the Ordnance Board and chairman of Care

Wing Commander Ernest Millington, DFC, 15 February 1916 - 9 May 2009

Bomber pilot and MP for Chelmsford 1945-50

Colonel Richard Pickup, CBE, 7 November 1960 - 20 March 2009

Royal Marines, CO Special Boat Service

Captain Frank Gregory-Smith, DSO and Bar, DSC and Bar, 24 January 1910 - 4 May 2009

Destroyer Captain and D-Day beachmaster