SNELSON, Paul Francis

Rank: 
Colour Sergeant
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service number: 
PO27849G
Honours & Awards: 
Born: 
Wednesday, January 6, 1954
Died : 
Tuesday, December 20, 1983
Died in service
Age: 
29
Colour Sergeant Paul Francis Snelson B.E.M., serving at RM Poole died [1] on Bovington range as a result of a mine accident [2].
 
He was awarded the B.E.M. in 1977 whilst a Royal Marines Corporal [3].
 
Sources
[1] AFM ROH
[2] Globe and Laurel Jan.-Feb. 1984 edition.
[3] London Gazettes Supp. 47418, page 24.
 
Notes
The last letter of his service number shown 'G' in the G&L and the AFM ROH, and as 'C' in the LG entry.
 

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