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2 Special Service/Commando Brigade
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Robert enlisted on the 12th June 1941 and then volunteered for the Commandos. After his commando training he served with the Special Service Brigade Signals Troop and 2 Commando Brigade Signals.
Lieutenant Robert Gibson, attached to Special Service troops, was awarded the MC for gallant and distinguishes services in Italy. [Source: London Gazettes Supp. 36327, page 256.]
Lieutenant (T/Captain) Clifford James, 2 Cdo. Bde. Signals, was awarded the MC for gallant and distinguished services in Italy. 
He later additionally received a MiD for gallant and distinguished services in Italy. 
The death of Major Clifford James, 2 Brigade Signals, of Bristol, Avon., was announced in Commando Association newsletter 112 issued March 2001.
Sig. William Kirkhope, 2 Special Service Bde. Signals, was awarded the DCM in recognition of gallant and distinguished service in Italy. 
Major Lassen MC and 2 bars, Special Boat Service, SAS Regiment, AAC, attached to 2 Commando Brigade, was killed during operations at Lake Comacchio. He was posthumously awarded the Victoria Cross.
War Office, 7th September, 1945
Capt. Pirie RE was attached to 2 Special Service Brigade at the time of his death. During this period the Brigade were involved in operations against the German garrison on Brac.
Cpl. Sentance died in Italy.
The CWGC show no specific unit other than 'RM Commando' on his headstone which can be viewed HERE.
He has therefore been listed as 2 Special Service Brigade which was operating in that theatre of war.
Commando Association Newsletter 61 of 1975.
Captain Whitehouse, 2 Special Service Brigade Staff Officer Royal Engineers, was operating with No 2 Commando at the time of his death.
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