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FARRELL, William Henry

Marine William Farrell died [1] after an accident during during the Strong Point exercise in the final week of commando training at the Commando Basic Training Centre [2].
 
The cause of death at the Military Hospital at Onich is recorded as a "gunshot wound to the neck."  His unit is recorded on the Register of Deaths as 44RM Commando [3].
 
Sources
[1] CWGC
[2] The book '44 Commando, Achnacarry to the Arakan'

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