DAWSON, John William

Rank: 
Lance Sergeant
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Fusiliers
Service: 
Army
Service numbers: 
6465567
John Dawson 2 Commando
Lance Corporal John Dawson took part in Operation Chariot, the raid at St Nazaire. Embarked on motor launch ML156 he was evacuated back to the UK after the raid [1].
  • 29 July 1944 (Lance Sergeant) (No.2 Commando)  wounded during Operation Healing 2 at Spilje Albania [2].
Sources
[1] St Nazaire Society website.
[2] British Army Casualty Lists 1939-45 / National Archives file WO417/80.
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