GELDER, John Wille

Rank: 
Lance Bombardier
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Artillery
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
1606731
Honours & Awards: 

Lance Bombardier John Gelder was awarded the MM for his gallantry during Operation Healing 2 at Spilje Albania.

The citation for his award is on our report on the Operation. [view report.]

The death of Bdr. John Anchor MM, from Rossington, Doncaster, was announced in Commando Association newsletter 76 issued March 1983.

Medal Source
London Gazettes Supp. 36730, page 4570.
 
Notes
Middle name  seen spelt as Wille, Willis, and Willie. We have used the spelling as in the London Gazette.
 

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