ELLIS, Derek Charles
King's Shropshire Light Infantry
Honours & Awards:
Corporal Derek Ellis, formerly 101 Troop No. 6 Commando , was awarded the Military Medal  in recognition of gallant and distinguished service whilst attached to No. 2 Special Boat Section during operations at Oran harbour on 8 November 1942 . He had served with 2SBS since its formation, was a parachutist, and was promoted Sergeant .
 Timeline of the Special Boat section (Home) (below).
 London Gazette Supp. 36486, page 1927.
 National Archives file WO373/2/405.
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