GARLAND, Lindsay Ernest Albert

Rank: 
Sergeant ( Acting Troop Sergeant Major)
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Essex Regiment
Service: 
Army
Service numbers: 
6012353
Died : 
Thursday, September 16, 1943
Killed in action or died of wounds
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Local Roll of Honour: 
Lindsay Garland 2 Commando
Acting Troop Sergeant Major Lindsay Garland, 2 troop, died during operations at Salerno on 16 September 1943. He was with Captain the Duke of Wellington [more...] during the attack on 'The Pimple' in the village of Piegolelle, Salerno, and they were both killed.
  • 28 March 1942 (Lance Sergeant) (No.2 Commando) embarked on motor launch ML 447 for Operation Chariot, the raid at St. Nazaire. Evacuated back to the UK after the raid.
Sources
CWGC.
2 Commando Casualties Salerno document below.
St Nazaire Society.
CVA Gallery images.
 
Primary Roll of Honour: 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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