NICHOLLS, Frank Raymond Jocelyn

Rank: 
Captain
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Artillery
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
71042
Honours & Awards: 
Died : 
Monday, May 11, 1942
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
25
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 

Captain Frank Nicholls, No 7 Commando and Layforce, was killed whilst attached to No 1 Special Service Detachment. There is a plaque in his honour inside Stratton Parish Church and he is also remembered on their War Memorial.

Photos and more information are in our Gallery entry for Captain Nicholls.

Sources
CWGC
Award - London Gazettes Supp.35763, page 4689.
CVA Gallery entry for Capt Nicholls [view in gallery].
 

Add your information

Register on the Forum to add information, or photos, or to ask questions [register now]
Your message will then be seen by our Research Group and the many knowledgeable members of our Forum. Read some frequently asked questions here [FAQ's].
 
All content is researched and administered by the Commando Veterans Archive.