LLOYD, Leonard

South Wales Borderers
Service numbers: 
Died : 
Thursday, June 4, 1942
Killed in action or died of wounds

Private Leonard Lloyd is buried in the UK. [1]

His name is recorded in the Programme for the Winchester Reunion of No 1 Commando . This entry lists his name under " Killed or died of wounds as a result of action on the occupied French coast" [2]

Additionally his name is listed on the Westminster Abbey Commando Roll of Honour database as killed in action. [3]

At the time of his death men from his Commando had taken part in a raid near Boulogne codenamed Operation Bristle [view].  A newspaper report in the Dundee Evening Telegraph titled Diary of the War states " Thursday June 4 - Commandos landed near Boulogne and gained valuable information." [4]

[1] CWGC
[2] Winchester Reunion of No 1 Cdo. programme [view]
[3] Westminster Abbey Commando ROH database.
[4] Dundee Evening Telegraph - Saturday 06 June 1942
[4]  British Newspaper Archive (website britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk); The British Library Board.
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