Shetland, Lerwick New Cemetery
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Lance Sergeant Horace Cartlidge died as a result of a grenade priming accident at sea.
Gnr. Thomas Pritchard, No 6 Commando, was injured during this accident and died of his wounds later. The accident occurred on the 9 Dec. 1941 whilst aboard the HMS.Prince Charles, late afternoon. The ship was being used for night time landings.
Lieutenant Robert O'Sullivan drowned while on active service.
No 12 Cdo War Diary entry for 10th Apr.1943. National Archives WO 218 / 57.
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