MORT, Alec

Rank: 
Company Sergeant Major
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
South Lancashire Regiment
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
3656780
Died : 
Thursday, December 19, 2002
Age: 
83
Alec Mort 2 Commando
Alec Mort at reunion
Corporal Alec Mort, from Bolton, was one of the Commando contingent for Operation Chariot, the St Nazaire raid in March 1942. He embarked on board Motor Launch ML443 and was one of those to be evacuated back to the UK. He remained with No.2 Commando taking part in all of their major raids and operations attaining the rank of Company Sergeant Major. 
 
Sources
CVA Gallery images.
CVA Nominal Roll.
Commando Association newsletter 116 issued Feb. 2003.
St Nazaire Society website.
Obituary in the Bolton News 24 January 2003.
 

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