Major General Malcolm Peter John Hunt, OBE 1984, retired from the Royal Marines in 1992. He was General Secretary, Association of British Dispensing Opticians from 1995-1999. He was born on 19th November 1938 and is the son of Peter Gordon Hunt and Rachel Margaret Hunt. He was educated at St. John's School, Leatherhead and Staff College, Camberley. He joined the Royal Marines in 1957 and served in Malta, Aden and Northern Ireland. OC RM Detachment, HMS Nubian 1966-1968: Instructor, Army Staff College 1979-1981: CO 40 Commando RM 1981-1983: (Falklands, Northern Ireland): International Military Staff, HQ NATO 1984-1987: Director NATO Defence Commitments Staff, MoD 1987-1990: Commander British Forces Falklands Islands 1990-1991. Executive Director National Back Pain Association 1993-1994. Member: Metropolitan Police Committee 1995-2000: General Optical Council 1999-2001. Governor St. John's School, Leatherhead 1993-2007 (Vice-Chairman 1997-2006). FRSA 1993. Freeman City of London 1999: Liveryman Company of Spectacle Makers 2000. His recreations include golf, politics, reading, theatre.