WOODIWISS, Arthur Frank

Known as: 
Buster
Rank: 
Corporal
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Queen's Royal Regiment
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
5343292
Honours & Awards: 
Operations: 
Cpl Arthur Woodiwiss MM 2 Commando

Corporal Arthur Woodiwiss, known as ‘Buster’, served in 3 troop No 2 Commando and was one of the Commando contingent who sailed on board HMS Campbeltown for the raid at St Nazaire. He was taken prisoner and was subsequently awarded the MM for gallant and distinguished services during the raid. [Sources: London Gazettes supp. 37162, page 3493 / St Nazaire Society.]


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