John Lorimer Military Person

John lorimer

Major-General John Gordon Lorimer DSO MBE (born 1962) is a senior British Army officer who is currently General Officer Commanding 3rd (United Kingdom) Mechanised Division. Educated at Marlborough College and Pembroke College, Cambridge, Lorimer was commissioned into the Parachute Regiment in 1981. He served in Northern Ireland. He was appointed Commander of 12th Mechanized Brigade in June 2005 and was deployed to Iraq and then Afghanistan. He was appointed Strategic Communication Officer to the Chief of the Defence Staff in 2010 and General Officer Commanding 3rd (UK) Mechanised Division in June 2011.

Personal details

Date of birth
United Kingdom


1. Marlborough College Independent school

Marlborough College is a British co-educational independent school for day and boarding pupils, located in Marlborough, Wiltshire.

Type Independent school
Institution colors
Bath Road, SN8 1PA - Marlborough, Wiltshire, Wiltshire
Official web page
Wikipedia article

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender

People attended Marlborough College connected by profession and/or age

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Military service

Force Unit Rank From To
British Army


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