DAVIES, Ronald John

Rank: 
Corporal
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Ulster Rifles, The London Irish Rifles
Service: 
Army
Service numbers: 
7014421
Died : 
Monday, March 27, 1944
Died on active service
Age: 
24
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Operations: 
Corporal Ronald Davies, 2 Troop, was accidentally killed from a rifle shot whilst instructing a Squad [1][2][3].
  • 11 September 1943 (Lance Corporal) (No.2 Commando) wounded during operations at Salerno, Italy [4].
Sources
[1] CWGC.
[2] No.2 Commando War Diary 27 March 1944.
[3] British Army Casualty Lists 1939-45 / National Archives file WO417/76.
[4] British Army Casualty Lists 1939-45 / National Archives file WO417/68.

Note
His brother, 3909503 Private Douglas James Davies, aged 22 and serving in the Welch Regiment, died on the 25th December 1943 and is buried at Ancona War Cemetery.
 
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