SMALLEY, Christopher John

Rank: 
Lieutenant
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Manchester Regiment
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
92876
Honours & Awards: 
Died : 
Saturday, March 28, 1942
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
31
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Operations: 
Christopher John Smalley 5 Commando
Lieutenant Christopher Smalley died during the raid at St Nazaire. He was one of the commando contingent on HMS Campbeltown and OIC of a demolition team. He received a posthumous MiD for "gallant and distinguished services in action against the enemy during the raid."
 
Sources
CWGC.
LG Publication date: 3 July 1945; Supplement: 37162; Page: 3494.
[Image ] CVA Gallery/Chas King.
 

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