FARRELL, William Henry

Rank: 
Marine
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service number/s: 
CH/X112233
Born: 
Wednesday, September 17, 1924
Place of Birth: 
Manor Park, Essex
Died : 
Thursday, September 30, 1943
Died on war service
Died in the UK
Age: 
19
Marine William Farrell died at the Military Hospital, Onich from a bullet wound accidentally received during training at the Commando Basic Training Centre. The cause of death was recorded as a "gunshot wound to the neck." 
 
Sources
CWGC.
Registers of Reports of Deaths - Naval Ratings / National Archives file ADM 104/130.
Register of Deaths in the district of Ballachulish via website scotlandspeople.gov.uk.
 
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