MCGREGOR, Duncan Ferguson

Rank: 
Marine
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service numbers: 
PO/X 111677
Born: 
Tuesday, October 28, 1924
Place of Birth: 
Springburn, Glasgow
Died : 
Thursday, November 2, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
20
Operations: 
Marine Duncan McGregor died during operations at Walcheren, Holland. At the time of his death his commando were engaged in clearing the enemy from a series of gun batteries along the dunes at Westkapelle from Zouteland to west of Groot Valkenisse and Klein Valkenisse. Snipers and enemy mortar fire resulted in many casualties.
 
Sources
CWGC.
Registers of Reports of Deaths - Naval Ratings / National Archives file ADM 104/133.
Professor (Capt) John Forfar MC. 47RM Cdo. author of 'From Omaha to the Scheldt.)
 
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