- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Staff Officer, G-5, Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force (CHAEF)
- Awarded on:
- September 20th, 1945
"Major R. Barratt has been in charge of the Personnel Branch of G-5. He has been responsible, not only for (...) thirty British officers in this Section, but for all personnel arrangements for CA and Military Government officers in Italy and the Balkans. In addition, he has had the task of dealing with all Establishments for this Section, for the various staffs in Austria, and for the reorganization which has arisen out of UNRRA's participation in the Balkans. He has worked in (...) and successful liaison with the Dep. Military Secretary's Branch they are, I understand, equally appreciative of Major Barratt's work. He has shown complete discretion and tact, and has proved himself an excellent judge of character in every way."
Signed T. R. HERN, Brigadier, G.S Deputy Asst. Chief of Staf, G-5