MOON, Leonard Walter

Rank: 
Private
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Manchester Regiment
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
5340714
Died : 
Monday, June 11, 1945
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
27
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Private Leonard Moon died of wounds inflicted during operations at the River Aller.
 
Sources
CWGC
No 3 Cdo. War Diary Appendix D (No.1) List of Battle Casualties April 1945. National Archives WO/218/83.
 
Notes
His date of death 11/6/45 shown on the CWGC database conflicts with that of 11/4/45 shown on the No 3 Cdo War Diary, the Westminster Abbey Commando ROH, and in the No 3 Cdo ROH of Brig Durnford-Slater's book Commando - Memoirs of a Fighting Commando in WW2. 
 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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