OWEN, Alan Roger

Rank: 
Marine
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service number: 
CH/X 105692
Died : 
Sunday, September 5, 1943
Died on war service
Died in the UK
Age: 
22
Roll of Honour: 
Mne Owen, X troop, was killed whilst the Commando were based at Ashurst after their formation the previous month.
 
He died after being hit by a jeep driven by an American serviceman on the day before the whole Commando moved to Achnacarry for their Commando training.
Source: 44RM Commando, Achnacarry to the Arakan, by Tony McKenzie.
 

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