THOMSON, Donal Thurston Murray

Rank: 
Temporary Lieutenant (Acting Temporary Captain)
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Honours & Awards: 
Died : 
Monday, September 1, 1958
Captain Donal Thomson received a Mention in Despatches for devotion to duty during operations in the Mediterranean theatre covering a period from 1st April to 10th September, 1944 [1].
 
Post war he served as an Assistant Police Superintendent in Cyprus. He was shot dead by terrorists at Nicosia on the 1st September 1958 [2].
 
Sources
[1] London Gazettes Supp. 36979, page 1386.
[2] Commando Association newsletter 28 issued March 1959.
 

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