LEES, James Sykes

Rank: 
Company Sergeant Major
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service number: 
PO/X 1707
Honours & Awards: 
Died : 
Wednesday, June 6, 1945
Died on war service
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Company Sergeant Major James Lees MM, 'B' Troop,  died as a result of an accident. He had been awarded the MM for bravery, skill, and devotion to duty whilst serving with the Allied Forces during the campaign in the Low Countries, over a period from January to April, 1945.
 
Sources
CWGC
London Gazettes Supp. 37318, page 5181.
The Westminster Abbey Commando Roll of Honour database file.
The book "They Did What Was Asked Of Them" author Raymond Mitchell.
 

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