CANT, Evelyn Arthur George

Rank: 
Corporal
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Essex Regiment
Police Intake: 
Essex Police
Service: 
Army
Service numbers: 
343757 and 14241841
Honours & Awards: 
Operations: 
Corporal Evelyn Cant served in 4 troop of No.2 Commando. He attended Achnacarry as part of one of the Police Intakes being a member of Essex Police Force. There is a more about him in the No.2 Commando history section - The Men.  His last known rank in the Commando was Corporal.  
 
He was posted to OCTU and commissioned as 2/Lt. on the 7th April 1945 [1].  It is not known if he was still with the Commando at this point.  
 
Awarded BEM (Civil Division) in HM the Queen's birthday honours June 1969 [2].
 
Sources
[1]  London Gazettes Supp. 37077, page 2506.
[2] London Gazettes Supp. 4863, page 5986. 
 

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