OVENDEN, Roderick Joseph

Rank: 
Lance Corporal
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
King's Royal Rifle Corps
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
14241749
Died : 
Tuesday, June 6, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
26
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Operations: 

LCpl Ovenden, 'F' troop, was killed during operations at Normandy on DDay.

He had been with the Commando since at least December 1942 as he is mentioned as Rfn. Ovenden in this document about a Boxing Contest.

Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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