BURROWS, Derrick Trevor

Rank: 
Lieutenant
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Honours & Awards: 
Died : 
Friday, April 13, 1945
Killed in action or died of wounds
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Lieutenant Derrick Burrows, 'Y' troop, No. 46 RM Commando, was killed whilst administering morphia to a wounded marine during operations at the River Aller.  He received a MiD for good service with the 21st Army Group.
 
Sources:
The Story of 46 Commando Royal Marines by Capt. P.K.W. Johnson RM.
MiD: London Gazettes Supp. 37251, page 4440.
 
Notes
Lieut. D.T. Burrows is listed on the nominal roll of 45RM Commando Officers in October 1944 published in the Navy Lists of that month. [view.]
 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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