NEEDLER, Jack

Rank: 
Private (later Corporal)
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Norfolk Regiment 2nd Bn.
Service: 
Army
Service numbers: 
5776759
Born: 
Saturday, February 1, 1919
Died : 
Friday, September 20, 1946
Died in service
Age: 
27

Corporal Jack Needler, formerly attached to No.6 Commando until disbanded, died at Barossa Barracks Aldershot from a self inflicted gunshot wound.

19 October 1939 enlisted at Hull. 
Volunteered for Commandos and served in HQ Troop Intelligence Section 6 Commando.
20 August 1944 (Private) (No.6 Commando) wounded North West Europe *.

Sources
CWGC
Certified copy of Death Certificate issued in the sub district of Aldershot.
Army Book AB64 published on website WW2 Talk.
*Casualty Lists 1939-45 / National Archives file WO417/81.
 
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