LEESE, Lincoln

Known as: 
Tim
Rank: 
Captain
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Gloucestershire Regiment
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
70391
Died : 
Tuesday, October 5, 1943
Killed in action or died of wounds
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Capt Leese was killed during operations at Termoli after an enemy shell hit the building they were using as Commando HQ . He had previously lost an eye after being shot during operations at Punta dei Malati whilst Captain of 1 troop.
Source: Memoirs of a Fighting Commando by Brig John Durnford-Slater
 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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