INDOCHINA

 

  • 3e Bataillon de Parachutistes Vietnamiens 1952 (3e BPVN)

  • Wounded in action (Son Thanh) in 1952...

  • Chevalier de la Legion d'Honneur - 24 ans (!)- 'pour faits de guerre'

  • Promoted lieutenant in jan 1954

NORTH AFRICA

 

  • 11e Bataillon Parachutiste de Choc (11eme Choc)

  • in Egypt, parachute dropped over the Suez Canal

  • 1er Regiment Etranger Parachutiste (10eme Division Parachutiste) in aug 1958, lieutenant in the 3eme Compagnie

  • Officier de la Legion d'honneur (30 ans) 'à titre exceptionnel' in 1960

  • Promoted captain in jan 1961, 1ere Compagnie, 1er REP (Regiment Etranger Parachutiste)

 

 

 

EARLY DAYS

 

  • He was volunteer to fight in Indochine (Viet-Nam, Laos, Cambodge...) in 1950

  • Promoted sergeant in oct 1950

  • St Maixent's officers' school in dec 1950, then Pau's camp

  • Promoted second-lieutenant in oct 1951

GUY RUBIN DE CERVENS
1952, Laos
born in Le Croisic (France) 1930, he passed away on aug, 13th 1996...

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