PEACHEY, Frederick

Known as: 
Fred
Rank: 
Lance Sergeant
Regiment/Corps: 
South Lancashire Regiment
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
3654154
Fred Peachey MM and bar
LSgt. Fred Peachey served with the Independent Companies and No 2 Commando. He was a Private in 4 troop,  and later a Lance Sergeant later in 1 troop.
 
The then Corporal Peachey was awarded the Military Medal for "Gallant and distinguished services in Italy". 
 
LSgt. Peachey was later awarded a Bar to his Military Medal for "Gallant and distinguished services in Italy". 
 
His death was announced in Commando Association Newsletter 82 of March 1986.
 
More can be read about him here: No 2 Cdo Some of the men
 
Sources
MM - LG Publication date: 13 January 1944, Supplement: 36327, page: 257
Bar to MM -  LG Publication date: 21 August1945, Supplement: 37235, page: 4267
 

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