Personal Number: 165009 Rank: Captain Name: M DAWSON, MiD Unit: Grenadier Guards London Gazette : 14 January 1941 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/35040/supplement/251/data.pdf The undermentioned Cadets, from Sandhurst and 162nd O.C.T.U.s, to be 2nd Lts., except as otherwise stated. 21st Dec. 1940: FOOT GUARDS. Gren. G'ds. Michael DAWSON (165009). London Gazette : 8 November 1945 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/37340/supplement/5444/data.pdf The KING has been graciously pleased to approve that the following be Mentioned in recognition of gallant and distinguished service in North-West Europe: — Foots Guards. Gren. G'ds. Capt. (temp.) M. DAWSON (165009). London Gazette : 27 May 1949 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/38620/supplement/2610/data.pdf FOOT GUARDS. Gren. G'ds. The undermentioned Lts. (War Subs. Capts.) from Emerg. Commns. to be Capts., 1st Jan. 1949, and are granted the hon. rank of Maj.:— M. DAWSON (165009).