GREEN, William Alfred

Rank: 
Private
Regiment/Corps: 
Suffolk Regiment
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
5933643
Died : 
Wednesday, May 28, 1941
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
21
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Private William Green died during the period No 7 Commando, as part of Layforce, were engaged in a rearguard action whilst allied troops were evacuated from Crete. 
 
Notes
The CWGC show his unit as 3 Special Service Bn.  No 7 Commando and No 4 Commando formed this Bn.  This unit title was short lived before the units were redesignated back as Commando units. It was during this period No 7 Commando were sent to the Middle East as part of Layforce. 
 

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