Waynes Keep Military Cemetery Nicosia Cyprus
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Marine Benet Blakeway, HQ 3 Commando Brigade, died during operations in Cyprus. He, and QMS Alfred Wheeler, both perished from exposure on anti-terrorist operations after their vehicle fell into a deep gully in the Troodos Mountains during a blizzard .
Marine Harry Bostock died in Cyprus. He was accidentally shot dead when his patrol ran into an EOKA ambush in the Troodos Mountains.
Quartermaster Sergeant Graham Casey died during operations in Cyprus. He was killed in a helicopter accident during anti-terrorist operations in the Troodos Mountains.
Lieutenant Louis Dick died in Paphos when a bomb was thrown into his vehicle as reprisal for the Governor’s refusal to commute the death sentences passed on two convicted terrorists who would be hanged next morning May 10 and after which EOKA would in revenge immediately ‘execute’ two other British servicemen.
Marine Raymond Greening died in an ambush near Sarandi, Cyprus.
Lieutenant Peter Haynes died during anti-terrorist operations in the Troodos Mountains, Cyprus.
Marine Kenneth Lamb died during operations in Cyprus. He was accidentally shot and killed on anti-terrorist operations in the Troodos Mountains during the Cyprus emergency. They were reinforcing a Greek Police Station in Agros at the time.
[Source: AFM ROH / British Cyprus Memorial Trust Book of Remembrance.]
Marine Alexander Macdougall died in a road ambush near Amiados in the Troodos Mountains, Cyprus.
Marine Terence Roberts died in an ambush at Pano Amiandos, a village in a densely wooded area of the Troodos Mountains, Cyprus.
Sergeant John Routledge was mortally wounded in a grenade attack in Limassol, Cyprus.
Quartermaster Sergeant Alfred Wheeler, HQ 3 Commando Brigade,
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