CARRICK, George

Rank: 
Lance Corporal
Unit/Base: 
2 Commando
Police Service: 
Lancashire Constabulary
Regiment/Corps: 
Lancashire Fusiliers
Service: 
Army
Number: 
14241652
Born: 
Thursday, March 11, 1915
Died : 
Monday, September 13, 1943
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
28
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Operations: 
Local Roll of Honour: 
Lance Corporal George Carrick, 3 troop, died [1] during operations on 13 September 1943 at Dragone Hill, Salerno, Italy, where he was initially buried (Map ref 602409) [2].
A serving Police Officer he had volunteered as one of the Police Intakes, and in 1939 was a Police Constable residing at 93 Parker Street, Colne, Lancashire [3].
 
Sources
[1] CWGC.
[2] 2 Commando Casualties Salerno document below.
[3] The 1939 Register covering Colne.
 
Primary Roll of Honour: 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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