MANNERS, James Calvert (Lt.Col.)

Rank: 
Lieutenant Colonel
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Honours & Awards: 
Died : 
Saturday, June 3, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
28
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Lieut. Colonel Manners DSO, Officer Commanding 40RM Commando, was killed during operations on the enemy held island of Brac, Yugoslavia.

He had previously been awarded the DSO for gallant and distinguished services in operations leading to the capture of Termoli.
(Source: London Gazettes Supp. 36367, page 687.)
 

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