DIGNAC, Andre

Known as: 
Tarzan
Rank: 
Private
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Free French Forces
Service number: 
Mle 6286 FN41
Born: 
Friday, August 6, 1920
Died : 
Monday, December 27, 1943
Killed in action or died of wounds
Pte Andre Dignac 10 Commando

Pte. Dignac, 1st Batallion Fusiliers Marins Commando, badge no. 26, was killed during Operation Hardtack 7 on the German occupied island of Sark. He had been grievously injured by an anti-personnel mine, not possible to evacuate, presumed killed and buried by the Germans.

He is named here in a Letter from the Base of 1st Batallion Fusiliers Marins Commando, FNGB, to the Central Service of the Etat Civil in Paris.
 

Mort pour la France

 


Register on our Forum and post any additional information that you may hold.
All content researched and administered by the Commando Veterans Archive www.commandoveterans.org