DEERY, Stewart

Rank: 
Sergeant
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
6977293
Honours & Awards: 
Operations: 
Sergeant Stewart Deery was one of the Commando contingent who sailed on board HMS Campbeltown for the raid at St Nazaire. He was taken prisoner and was subsequently awarded the MM for gallant and distinguished services during the raid.
 
Sources
London Gazettes supp. 37162, page 3493.
St Nazaire Society website.
 
Note
In March 1974 the following Commando is named on a list of members that the Commando Association had lost contact with : Sgt. Deery, M.J.S.  12 Commando  from Stevenage Herts. [Source; CV Archive Gallery Lost Legion 4.]
 

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