MANNERS, James Calvert (Lt.Col.)

Known as: 
Pop
Rank: 
Lieutenant Colonel
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Honours & Awards: 
Died : 
Saturday, June 3, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
28
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 

Lieut. Colonel Manners DSO, Officer Commanding 40RM Commando, was killed during operations on the enemy held island of Brac, Yugoslavia.

He had previously been awarded the DSO for gallant and distinguished services in operations leading to the capture of Termoli. *
 
Sources
CWGC
* London Gazettes Supp. 36367, page 687 [8/2/1944]
 

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