NIXON, Malvern

Rank: 
Private
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Scots
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
3056939
Born: 
Sunday, July 20, 1919
Died : 
Friday, January 15, 1943
and (if between 2 dates): 
Monday, January 18, 1943
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
23
Private Malvern Nixon died when his jeep patrol was attacked whilst en route to harass the enemy in Southern Tunisia. He was serving with 1st SAS  ('B' Sqn.) at the time of his death having left the Commandos. He had previously served in No 2 Independent Company,  No 11 Commando, Layforce, the Middle East Commando, and 'L' Detachment SAS. 
 
Sources
CWGC
The SAS and LRDG Roll of Honour 1941 - 47.  www.sas-lrdg-roh.com/index.html
 

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