GARLAND, Lindsay Ernest Albert

Rank: 
Sergeant
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Essex Regiment
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
6012343
Died : 
Thursday, September 16, 1943
Killed in action or died of wounds
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Operations: 

Sgt Garland was with Captain the Duke of Wellington and 2 troop. During the attack on 'The Pimple' in the village of Piegolelle, Salerno, they were both killed. He had previously served in 1 and 4 troops within 2 Cdo.

We have a document in our Gallery that outlines these details. He held a temporary or acting rank of TSM. He was killed in action  "on the 16th September 1943 at Pringle, Piegolelle (aka Piegolette), Italy", and that he was originally buried there.

Click  here to view the document: Casualties and Missing.

Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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