POYZER, Gerald Anthony

Rank: 
Marine
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service number: 
RM 18284
Born: 
Sunday, January 25, 1942
Died : 
Wednesday, May 30, 1962
Died in service
Age: 
20
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Marine Gerald Poyzer died [1] in a vehicle accident. [2]
 
Sources
[1] AFM ROH
[2] Online Publication Soldier an' Sailor Too 
 
Notes
[1] The source at [2] shows him on the ROH for Aden.
[2] His unit is shown as 43 Commando on the MOD Roll of Honour (AFM ROH) where it states that his name has not been added to the Armed Forces Memorial. However his unit is shown on the Special Forces ROH website as 45 Commando and that he served in Aden. 
[3] It should be noted that 43 Commando RM had been reformed to a full unit at the time of his death.
 

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