CLARK, Ian Campbell
Honours & Awards:
Tuesday, March 2, 1937
Wednesday, March 16, 1966
Killed in action or died of wounds
Roll of Honour:
Lieutenant Ian Clark died during a cross border operation to Sajingan Besar * in Indonesia. He received a posthumous MiD for distinguished services in support of operations. The operation, codenamed Lively Cricket, was against Indonesian forces who had been mortaring the 42 Commando base at Kampung Biawak, in Sarawak, Malaysia. Also died in this operation Marine Thomas Collins. Sources: AFM ROH Navy News Jan 1967 Soldier an' Sailor Too Sir Peter Whiteley obituary in The Independent 13 Feb 2016 London Gazettes Supp. 44196, page 13457 Location seen elsewhere as Sedjingan and Sebedang
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