MCGRATH, Edward

Rank: 
Corporal
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Number: 
RM 16924
Born: 
Saturday, August 17, 1940
Died : 
Thursday, September 3, 1964
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
24
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Local Roll of Honour: 
Edward McGrath 45 Commando

Corporal Edward McGrath, from Kirkdale Liverpool, died during fighting between dissident tribesmen in the Radfan mountains. He had served in the Royal Marines for 7 years.

Sources
AFM ROH.
British Casualties, Aden 1955-1967.
Liverpool Echo newspaper report 5 Sept. 1964.

Primary Roll of Honour: 

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