DEWBERRY, Charles William
Marine Charles Dewberry, 'A' troop, died at the Royal West Sussex Hospital Chichester from injuries received in an accidental fall .
The Hamshire Telegraph reported that Mne. Dewberry who was from Gunton Road Upper Clapton, was found dead whilst taking a bath at the TOC H Club in Chichester. A post mortem came to the conclusion that his death was thought to be due to a fall, possibly as he got out of the bath. The Coroner recorded a verdit of Accidental Death .Sources:  CWGC.  Registers of Reports of Deaths - Naval Ratings / National Archives file ADM 104/129.  Hampshire Telegraph 9th February 1945 report of the Coroners verdict. [Image of Mne Dewberry] The War Illustrated magazine. Notes In the book The Story of 46RM Commando, Mne Dewberry is listed as killed in action/dying of wounds at Sallenelles which is incorrect. He may in fact have been recovering from his wounds in the UK. More can be read about the TOC H Clubs [HERE....].
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