FROST, Henry Shelmerdine
Honours & Awards:
Wednesday, June 4, 1913
Wednesday, March 5, 1941
Killed in action or died of wounds
Roll of Honour:
Captain Henry Frost died  during operations in Eritrea when leading a patrol up a steep gulley running South from Beit Gabru to harass enemy positions . He received a Mention in Despatches in recognition of distinguished service .
 Account by Lt. Col. Cator in the book Middle East Commandos by Charles Messenger.
 London Gazette 35396, page 7347 published 30 December 1941.
Notes - Keren War Cemetery
Keren was the last Italian stronghold in Eritrea and the scene of the most decisive battle of the war in East Africa in February and March 1941. (Source:CWGC.)
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