Lance Corporal Richard Wilcock, 5 Troop, was one of the commando contingent who embarked on HMS Campbeltown for Operation Chariot, the raid at St Nazaire 28 March 1942. Wounded and taken prisoner he was later transported to Stalag 344 Lamsdorf, Poland.
St Nazaire Society website.
British Army Casualty Lists 1939-45 / National Archives file WO417.
Prisoners of War 1715-1945 / National Archives file WO392/1.
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