HARKNESS, Peter

Rank: 
Lance Sergeant
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Gordon Highlanders
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
2879689
Died : 
Saturday, March 28, 1942
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
26
Roll of Honour: 
Operations: 

Lance Sergeant Peter Harkness, 6 troop, was killed during the raid at St Nazaire. He was one of the commando contingent on ML 268.

He is referred to in the last letter of his good friend LSgt Bill Gibson who also died on the raid.

Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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