The CVA has been informed of the passing of the following Commandos

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All we have of freedom
All we use or know
This our fathers bought for us
Long and long ago .....Rudyard Kipling

Obituaries from 12th November 2016.

Leslie Charles WOOD (42RM Cdo) died 5th May 2017 aged 97
Harold Doug BENNETT (5 Cdo) died 26th April 2017 aged 95
CSMI Alexander FRICKLETON (CBTC)  died 23rd March 2017 aged 98.
Pte. Brian John STEWART (6 Cdo)(post war WO1 in the RAF) died 10th February 2017
Gwynfor BOWEN (1 Cdo) died 2017
Sgt. Marcel FAVORIN (10 IA Cdo Belgian) died 29th December 2016
Cpl. Pierre VANDENDAELE (10 IA Cdo Belgian) died 24th December 2016 aged 93
Gordon McKENZIE (3 Cdo Bde Ordnance Field Park) died 31st December 2016
Pte Arthur BASELEY (12 & 5 Cdos) died 30th December 2016
Jim CROW (1 Cdo) died 23rd December 2016 aged 92
Samuel HOOPER (3 Cdo) died 16th December 2016 aged 94
Peter 'Jobo' LUCAS (289 Commando Battery RA) died 12th December 2016
Robert James ARMSTRONG (2 Cdo Bde Sigs) died 4th December 2016

Obituaries from 1946 to the present day

(Listed below alphabetically by surname )
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