Sub Lieutenant Alan Davis died during operations at Elba . He received a posthumous Mention in Despatches for "distinguished service in operations carried out in the face of determined opposition from the enemy which led to the capture of the island of Elba" . He was an Assistant Beachmaster during the operation .
 London Gazette 36783, page 5088.
 Beachhead Commandos author A. Cecil Hampshire
The CWGC list his unit only as HMS Armadillo. This was a Combined Operations base in the UK.
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