MCCONNELL, Richard John Martin

Rank: 
Lieutenant
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service number: 
N018852N
Born: 
Wednesday, June 1, 1949
Died : 
Monday, May 7, 1973
Died in service unknown cause
Age: 
23
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Lieut. McConnell died whilst serving at ATURM. There is a plaque located at the Landing Craft Branch Museum, RM, Poole, Hamworthy, Dorset . Inscription: This Memorial was presented by the family of Lieutenant R. J. McConnell, RM, who died whilst serving at ATURM (Amphibious Training Unit Royal Marines) . It is in memory of all ranks of the Landing Craft Branch of the Royal Marines who have died on duty since the end of the Second World War.  [Sources: AFM ROH / Royal Marines Historical Society online image]
 
Notes
The AFM ROH show his ship/unit as HMS Fearless.
 

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