WINSTON, Peter Stanley

Rank: 
Lieutenant
Unit/Base: 
45RM Commando
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Died : 
Sunday, January 28, 1945
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
20
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Original grave of Lieut. Winston 45RM Commando
Lieutenant Peter Winston died during operations at Bell Isle, Osen, Netherlands.
 
Sources
CWGC.
No.45 RM Commando War Diary / List of casualties Operation Bell Island II.
1st Cdo. Bde. HQ War Diary January 1945.
 
Notes
Also seen referred to as Belle Isle, Belle Island, or Bell Island. Capt John Day MC 45RM refers to the island being named by the Allies because of its shape. Location is on the River Maas near Roermond.
 
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