BANKS, Ronald Douglas
Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment
6351872 & 373245
Honours & Awards:
Private Ronald Banks, attached to Commando Group, was awarded the Military Medal in recognition of gallant and distinguished service in the field .
- 19 August 1942 (Private) No.3 Commando) was reported missing during operations at Dieppe, France, later found to be a prisoner of war .
- 3rd November 1946 commissioned Second Lieutenant .
- 14 December 1953 promoted Lieutenant .
- The death of Private (later Lieut.) R.D. Banks M.M., (3 Cdo.) of of Auckland, New Zealand, was announced in Commando Association newsletter 62 issued March 1976.
 London Gazette 37616, page 3115 & Errata in LG 37799, page 5830.
 Casualty Lists / National Archives files WO417/52.
[2a] Prisoners of War / National Archives file WO392/1.
 London Gazette 37817, page 6111.
 London Gazette 40079, page 495.
Errata refers to error in initial service number posted.
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