MEEHAN, Hugh

Rank: 
Corporal
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment
Service: 
Army
Service numbers: 
5989347
Died : 
Monday, November 30, 1942
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
27
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Operations: 
Corporal Hugh Meehan died during operations in North Africa. ​At the time of his death, his Commando were engaged in what became known as the Battle of Green Hill. This was an assault on one of a line of flat topped hills held by the enemy which covered the road and railway running from Tabarka to Mateur.
 
Sources
CWGC
The Green Beret by Hilary St. George Saunders.
 
Primary Roll of Honour: 

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