Corporal Alexander Verri was awarded the MM in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in the field . .
The award was made for his gallantry during the night attack on Hill 633 on the Island of Brac on the 2/3rd June 1994 after which he was taken prisoner. He had been attached as a radio operator to the HQ 2 Special Service Brigade . The raid was codenamed Operation Flounced [view] .
The death of Cpl. Alexander Verri, MM. (2 Cdo) of Burnham, Bucks. was announced in Commando Association newsletter 89 of September 1989. He had suffered from multiple sclerosis .Sources  London Gazette Supp. 37368, page 5790.  National Archives file WO 373/57/511.  Commando Association newsletter 86 issued March 1988.
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