CLARKE, Hilary Laurence

Rank: 
Fusilier
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment)
Service: 
Army
Service numbers: 
6482249
Died : 
Wednesday, July 14, 1943
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
24
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Fusilier Hilary Clarke died during operations at Agnone and the bridge at Malati (3 Commando Bridge).
 
Sources
CWGC
ROH in Commando-Memoirs of a Fighting Commando in WW2 by Brig Durnford-Slater.
 
Notes
His brother also died. P/MX 78180 Wireman Stanley William Clarke, RN, HMS Hood, 24th May 1941 aged 19yrs. Portsmouth War Memorial.
 
Primary Roll of Honour: 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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