CHEYNE, John

Known as: 
Jock
Rank: 
Sergeant
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Gordon Highlanders
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
2876138
Died : 
Sunday, November 16, 1941
and (if between 2 dates): 
Saturday, December 27, 1941
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
25
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Jock Cheyne 11 Commando
Sgt Cheyne, 8 troop, was posted to 'L' Detachment, Special Air Service Brigade, on the 28th August 1941. He was killed during operations targetting an airfield at Timimi, west of Tobruk,  whilst attached to 'L' Detachment, Special Air Service Brigade. 
[Source: The SAS and LRDG Roll of Honour 1941 - 47.  www.sas-lrdg-roh.com/index.html]
 

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