BROCKBANK, Maurice Chester

Rank: 
Captain
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Honours & Awards: 
Died : 
Thursday, April 12, 1945
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
35
Roll of Honour: 
Captain Maurice Brockbank, 'C' troop, died during operations at the River Aller in the vicinity of the village of Hademstorf. He had previously received a Mention in Despatches whilst with 40RM Commando for "outstanding service while operating with the Allied Armies in Italy."
 
Sources 
CWGC.
London Gazette 36903, page 518.
The Light Blue Lanyard, author Major J.C. Beadle MBE, MC, RM.
The book A Plain Russet-Coated Captain by Capt. John Day 45RM Cdo.
 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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