KIERANS, Gerald

Known as: 
Scouse
Rank: 
Marine
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service number: 
RM 16941
Born: 
Friday, September 27, 1940
Died : 
Wednesday, December 12, 1962
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
22

Mne. Kierans, Lima Company, was killed during an action which resulted in the rescue of hostages taken and held at Limbang, Sarwak.

The following from 42 Commando RM were also killed in this action: 

Sgt. Walter Macfarlane

Marine Fred Powell

Marine Richard Jennings 

Marine Ronald Formoy.


View Images of the funeral of Mne. Kierans.


Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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