WHEDDON, Gareth Christopher

Rank: 
Marine
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service number: 
P035977B
Born: 
Tuesday, February 3, 1959
Died : 
Sunday, November 12, 1978
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
19
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Marine Gareth Wheddon was injured by an IRA bomb near Crossmaglen, Co.Armagh, Northern Ireland on the 9th November and died of his wounds 3 days later at Musgrave Park Hospital, Belfast. 
[Sources: AFM ROH / NIVets.org / Northern Ireland - An Agony Continued author Ken Wharton.]
 

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