BEADLE, Jeffrey Charles

Rank: 
Major
Unit/Base: 
40RM Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Died : 
Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Age: 
98
Temporary Lieutenant Jeffrey Charles Beadle was awarded the Military Cross for gallantry, leadership and outstanding determination whilst serving in Commando operations in the Adriatic, June, 1944, specifically the attack on Brac Island [more....] [1]. Prisoner of war [1a].
  • 1967 (Major) appointed M.B.E. (Military Division) in the New Year's Honours list [2].
Sources
[1] London Gazette 37387, page 6085.
[1] National Archives file WO373/57/513.
[1a] Stalg Luft 3 Prisoners January 1945 / National Archives file AIR/40/1488
[2]  London Gazette 44210, page 6.
Navy News, June and July 2021 edition.
 

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