ANDERTON, Harold

Rank: 
Guardsman
Unit/Base: 
2 Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
Grenadier Guards
Service: 
Army
Number: 
2620580
Died: 
1954

Guardsman Harold Anderton, 1 Troop, was wounded 28 March 1942 during Operation Chariot at St Nazaire, and evacuated back to the UK. He had embarked for the raid on motor launch ML 446. Post war member of the Commando Association.

Sources
Casualty Lists / National Archives file WO417/41.
Commando Association newsletter 118 issued February 2004.
Commando Benevolent Fund list of No.2 Cdo.
St Nazaire Society website.
St, Nazaire Commandos, author Stuart Chant Sempill MC.
 

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