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Saturday, June 10, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
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Lance Sergeant Eric Khytovitch MM died during operations at Normandy .
The No 6 Commando War Diary 10th June 1944 records
"Place: In the field, Le Plein a.m. - 2 Troop kill 2 snipers with 'K' gun. We are heavily mortared. We answer with our own mortars. 0800 - Enemy attacks, all troops engage. By 1700 hrs all attacks definitely repelled. Suspect enemy got it in the neck. Our own casualties total 16." .
He had previously been awarded the Military Medal for "gallant and distinguished services in North Africa." 
 No 6 Cdo War Diary
 London Gazettes Supp. 36000, page 1997.
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