|Years of service||1949-1981|
|Commands held||6th Armoured Brigade
3rd Armoured Division
|Awards||Commander of the Order of the British Empire|
Dalzell-Payne was commissioned into the 7th Queen's Own Hussars in 1949. In the early 1970s he was Head of MO4 (the section dealing with Northern Ireland at the Ministry of Defence). He was appointed Commander of 6th Armoured Brigade in 1973, Chief of Staff at I Corps in 1976 and General Officer Commanding 3rd Armoured Division in 1978 before retiring in 1981.
He was married to Serena Helen Gourlay.
|General Officer Commanding the 3rd Armoured Division