CHEETHAM, Jack, F.

Rank: 
Corporal
Regiment/Corps: 
Liverpool Scottish Queens Own Cameron Highlanders
Service: 
Army
Service numbers: 
2930999
P.O.W. number: 
18743
Operations: 
Jack Cheetham 2 Commando
Corporal Jack Cheetham, 5 Troop, was one of the commando contingent embarked on HMS Campeltown for Operation Chariot, the raid at St. Nazaire 28 March 1942. Wounded, taken prisoner, and transported to Stalag 357 at Oerbke, Nr. Fallingbostel Germany.
 
Sources
St. Nazaire Society website.
British Army Casualty Lists 1939-45 / National Archives file WO417/48.
Prisoners of War 1715-1945 / National Archives file WO392/1.
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