PEACHEY, Frederick

Rank: 
Lance Sergeant
Unit/Base: 
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". 
 
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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