DUFFY, Robert

Rank: 
Private
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
East Lancashire Regiment
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
14306996
Died : 
Wednesday, August 11, 1943
Died on war service
Died in the UK
Pte. Duffy, HQ troop, died in a parachute training accident. 
 
He attended a parachute training course at Ringway commencing on the 2nd Aug.1943. In attendance with him on the course were Capt.J.G. Coates and Pte Harrison, both of the HQ troop. (Source: 10 IA Commando War Diary August 1943, National Archives ref. WO 218/ 56.)
 
 

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