LAING, James Hardie

Rank: 
Corporal
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service numbers: 
PO/X 116422
Born: 
Thursday, March 27, 1924
Place of Birth: 
Leith, Edinburgh
Died : 
Sunday, January 28, 1945
Killed in action or died of wounds
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Corporal James Laing died during operations in Holland. At the time of his death his Commando were engaged in fighting in the area of Bell Island (Osen) and Brachterbeek.  
 
Sources
CWGC.
Registers of Reports of Deaths - Naval Ratings / National Archives file ADM 104/133.
1 Cdo. Bde. HQ War Diary January 1945.
 
Primary Roll of Honour: 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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