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

 


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