ANDERTON, Harold

Rank: 
Guardsman
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Grenadier Guards
Service: 
Army
Service numbers: 
2620580
Died: 
1954
Operations: 

Guardsman Harold Anderton (1 Troop) was one of the Commando contingent embarked on Motor Launch ML 446 during Operation Chariot at St Nazaire. He was wounded and evacuated back to the UK*. He remained with No.2 Commando. 

Sources
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.
*British Army Casualty Lists / National Archives file WO417/41.
 

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