MAYNARD, John Edward Trestrail

Rank: 
Corporal
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
5440304
Died : 
Thursday, July 17, 1941
and (if between 2 dates): 
Friday, July 18, 1941
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
24
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 

Cpl Maynard was killed during operations in Tobruk whilst part of a detachment from No 8 Commando assigned to the garrison.  (Source : Layforce document)

He had been awarded the Royal Humane Society's Testimonial in Vellum, for Saving Life at Sea, on the 17th August, 1939. (Source: CWGC)


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