DOUGLAS, Edward

Known as: 
Ted
Rank: 
Corporal
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Liverpool Scottish QOCH
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
292793
Honours & Awards: 
Operations: 
Corporal Ted Douglas MM
Corporal Edward Douglas , 5 troop, was awarded the MM in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in the field.
 
He was one of the Commando contingent on board ML 177 for Operation Chariot, and one of only five men from those of No.2 Commando who landed at St Nazaire, that evaded capture and escaped through France back to the UK. 
 
Sources
London Gazettes 35776, page 4861.
National Archives Escape and Evasion file WO 208/3310/822.
St Nazaire Society website.
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