BLAKE, John Philip

Rank: 
Captain
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Honours & Awards: 
Born: 
Saturday, November 17, 1917
Died : 
Saturday, June 3, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
26
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Operations: 
Capt Blake MC 43RM Commando
Capt. Blake MC was killed during operations against the enemy held island of Brac.
 
He had been awarded the MC for " leadership, gallantry and devotion to duty while serving with Royal Marine Commandos in Italy."
(Source: London Gazettes Supp. 36583, page 3040.)
 

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