LEACH, Dennis Alfred

Rank: 
Corporal
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service number: 
P028362E
Born: 
Friday, December 2, 1949
Died : 
Tuesday, August 13, 1974
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
24
Corporal Dennis Leach was killed by the blast from an explosion during operations in Northern Ireland.
 
Also killed  
Mne. Michael John Southern. 
 
They were both killed by an IRA bomb hidden at an observation post at Drummuckavall. 
[Source:  AFM ROH / NI Vets.org / Northern Ireland - An Agony Continued author Ken Wharton.]
 

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