TINNION, Bradley

Rank: 
Bombardier
Regiment/Corps: 
Special Air Service
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
24852343
Honours & Awards: 
Born: 
Sunday, February 13, 1972
Died : 
Sunday, September 10, 2000
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
28
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Bombardier Bradley Tinnion, formerly 29 Commando RA, died whilst serving with the SAS having left the Commando in 1998.  He suffered fatal wounds when he was hit by machine gun fire as he helped rescue and evacuate six Army hostages out of the jungle in Sierra Leone. He received a posthumous MiD. [Award: London Gazettes Supp. 56168, page 4246.]
 

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