BARRON, Robert James

Known as: 
Robbie
Rank: 
Sergeant
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
London Scottish
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
2877629
Operations: 
Sgt. Robbie Barron 2 Commando
Sergeant Robert Barron, 1 troop, was one of the Commando contingent who participated in the St. Nazaire raid on ML 446. Post war in 1998 he was appointed M.B.E. (Civil Division) for services to the London Scottish Regimental Association and the St. Nazaire Society.
 
Sources
St Nazaire Society.
London Gazettes Supp. 55155, page B15.
Commando Association newsletter 81.
 

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