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Lance Corporal Alexander Ballantyne died whilst assigned from the Commando to Middle East Detachment 2, later redesignated 2nd Special Service Detachment (SSD 2), in Burma.
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- 2 January 1924 enlisted Royal Tank Corps aged 18. Former trade 'Shop Assistant'. Residence 'Fisherton Salisbury Wiltshire' .
 Casualty Lists 1939-45 / National Archive files WO417/57, WO417/66, WO/417/100.
Private James Hodges, 5 troop, died during operations at Maungdaw.
Private Leonard Lacey died whilst assigned from the Commando to Middle East Detachment 2, later redesignated 2nd Special Service Detachment (SSD 2), in Burma.
Private Ronald Looker died of wounds inflicted at Kangaw.
Bombardier William Nelson died during the period his Commando were engaged in operations in the Maungdaw and Ramree area.
Captain Frank Nicholls, No 7 Commando and Layforce, was killed whilst attached to No 1 Special Service Detachment. There is a plaque in his honour inside Stratton Parish Church and he is also remembered on their War Memorial.
Photos and more information are in our Gallery entry for Captain Nicholls.
- The Westminster Abbey Commando Roll of Honour lists his Unit as No.8 Commando [notes].