MCDAID, Francis

Rank: 
Trooper
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Armoured Corps
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
14317298
Died : 
Tuesday, October 5, 1943
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
21
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Trooper Francis McDaid, 34 Army Troop, was killed during operations on Leros when his unit was attacked and bombed by enemy aircraft. 
 
Also killed were Capt. Belcher Bdr. Bancroft, and Fus. Ashton.
(Source: Ian Fleming's Commandos: The Story of the Legendary 30 Assault Unit, author Nicholas Rankin.)
 

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