COLDRON, Brian Rasen
Wednesday, February 2, 1938
Tuesday, September 21, 1965
Died in service
Roll of Honour:
Lance Bombardier Brian Coldron died in a road traffic accident on the road from Nee Soon Singapore to Johore Bahru.
Also died in this accident:Bdr Bernard COLLINS Sgt Victor John ELLIOTT LBdr Michael John O'NEILL Bdr Albert Seaton TATE The July 1966 edition of The Gunner magazine has this entry for 95 Commando (Light), "We had a dreadful tragedy when the families vehicle collided with a bus and we lost Sgt. V. J. R. Elliot, Bdrs. B. Collins and A. B. Tate, and L/Bdrs. M. J. O'Neill and B. Coldron. Our deepest sympathy always remain with their widows all of whom were in Singapore at the time." Sources AFM ROH The Royal Artillery Museum archivist The Gunner magazine July 1966 Des Connelly 95 Cdo. Commando Gunner website.
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