DOBBS, Cyril

Rank: 
Acting Sergeant
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
South Staffordshire Regiment
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
4914036
Honours & Awards: 
Cyril Dobbs MM 4 Commando
Sergeant Cyril Dobbs was awarded the M.M., [1] for his gallantry on the night of the 24/25 February 1945 whilst a member of a Fighting Patrol sent out across the River Maas to bring back a prisoner [2].
 
He also served in No. 4 Commando [3].
 
Sources
[1] London Gazettes Supp. 37061, page 2336.
[2] National Archives file WO 373/53/898.
[3] Commando Association newsletter 114 issued March 2002.
[Image] His sons Clive & Graham Dobbs.
 

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