LAWSON, William Henry

Known as: 
Bill
Rank: 
Private
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Sussex Regiment
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
6401966
Operations: 
Pte Bill Lawson 2 Commando

Pte. Lawson served in 1 troop and took part in the raid at St Nazaire. He was one of the commando contingent on ML 457 which was sunk as it attempted to land its Commandos at the Old Mole. Bill was captured during the raid.

Additional Sources:
St Nazaire Society/Family papers and photos.
 

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