7 Cdo. Roll of Honour
Gunner John Challis died in the UK as the result of an accident.
Army Casualty Lists / National Archives file WO417/25.
Private William Green was reported missing presumed died died during the period No 7 Commando, as part of Layforce, were engaged in a rearguard action whilst allied troops were evacuated from Crete.
Casualty Lists / National Archives file WO417/45.
Captain Frank Nicholls, No 7 Commando and Layforce, was killed whilst attached to No 1 Special Service Detachment. There is a plaque in his honour inside Stratton Parish Church and he is also remembered on their War Memorial.
Lieutenant Donald Passmore died during operations at Bardia to gather intelligence, take prisoners and destroy the Italian barracks there.*
Private Harry Paternoster died at the 13th General Hospital, Suez, as a result of heatstroke.
War Diary A Bn,Layforce, file ref National Archives WO 218/168, Entry for the 6th April "The death from Heatstroke of 5827448 Pte Paternoster H. occurred in 13th General Hospital, Suez."
Corporal George Sheridan died during operations at Crete.
Casualty Lists / National Archives file WO417/ 91.
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