Marine Norman Green was awarded the MM for gallant and distinguished services while operating with the Army during the successful landings in Normandy .
He enlisted in 1942 and was 22 years old at the time of his award. He lived in Gorton, Manchester, and was educated at High Road Council School, after which he took a job as a motor driver .Sources  London Gazettes Supp. 36676, page 4008.  Manchester Evening News - Thursday 24 August 1944.  British Newspaper Archive (website britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk); The British Library Board.