Honours & Awards:
Tuesday, January 20, 1942
Killed in action or died of wounds
Roll of Honour:
Lance Corporal Clive Severn died at sea. He received a posthumous MiD "in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in the Middle East. [Source: London Gazettes Supp. 36065, page 2870.]
There is a forum message relating to this which states "HMS Triumph (a submarine) was lost somewhere in the Aegean Sea in January 1942. No-one knows her position. She went down with all hands onboard including 2 Commando's, Corporals Clive Severn and Alfred Child [view]. Both are listed as serving with 1 SBS." Some documents are also posted there and state "presumed killed in action." View the forum message: Corporals Clive Severn and Alfred Child - HMS Triumph (N18).
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