NEVIN, James Davidson

Royal Marines
Royal Navy
Service number: 
PO/X 105139
Died : 
Thursday, November 22, 1945
Died on war service
Died in the UK
Roll of Honour: 

Mne. Nevin died in service of cancer.

James Davidson Nevin was born and brought up in Newburn in Northumberland and worked as a lorry driver for Walkers in Leamington on Tyne not long before the start of the war. On return from active service with 43RM Commando in Yugoslavia and Italy, Marine Nevin returned to the UK and was diagnosed with cancer from which he died in November 1945. He received a full military funeral. (Source: His nephew Martin Routledge.)

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